In a multi-territory deal, Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisition has acquired Germany, Austria, German-speaking Switzerland, Eastern Europe, Scandinavia, and Latin America on Focus‘ Jude Law-starrer Black Sea. Kevin Macdonald is directing the film about a submarine captain on a risky hunt for sunken treasure. Show More Summary
When I started this feature, I never promised I'd focus entirely on the cream of the slasher crop, but I'd like to think every film I've discussed had some merit as pure entertainment for fans of the genre. Take my earlier pick Disconnected,...Show More Summary
Nokia continues its focus to enable you to create truly amazing photos When we announced the Nokia Lumia 925, we also demonstrated some new photo editing techniques that’ll be delivered with a new Nokia Smart Camera. While we’re allShow More Summary
It’s time once again for our Friday comics cosplay feature, casting the spotlight on the best comics related costumery from the cosplay community. As always, we’re focusing on those cosplayers who we think deserve special recognition...Show More Summary
This is the second part in a two-part series comparing Virident’s vCache to FlashCache. The first part was focused on usability and feature comparison; in this post, we’ll look at some sysbench test results. Disclosure: The research and testing conducted for this post were sponsored by Virident. First, some background information. All tests were conducted [...]Show More Summary
ShopSavvy, the world's leading mobile shopping platform, today announced an all-new version 7.0.1 of the mobile shopping app that delivers a better shopping experience than ever before on iOS mobile devices. New features include completely redesigned navigation, easier list creation and improved look and feel, as well as enhanced exploratory features to find top products [...]Show More Summary
The Red Bull Music Academy is releasing a series of short films and the first one focuses on legendary New York City record label DFA. Featured in the first episode are iconic artists LCD Soundsystem, The Rapture, Holy Ghost!, The Juan MacLean,… Watch “12 Years of DFA” feat. LCD Soundsystem, The Rapture and More is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.
The first time we heard anything about a feature-length animated film coming from Rovio focusing on the hit video game Angry Birds was in December of 2012. At the time, Rovio had…
Alice Winocour’s debut feature, Augustine, is a period drama about a maid who is treated for seizures by the pioneering 19th-century neurologist Jean-Martin Charcot. Like David Cronenberg’s A Dangerous Method, the film focuses on a doctor-patient power struggle and counterposes dry medical speak with repressed sexuality. Show More Summary
Today was filled to the brim with interesting announcements at Google I/O. While Mountain View was focused heavily on new tools and services for developers, a few snazzy consumer-facing features made their way into the keynote as well. No, there isn't any new fancy hardware, but Google is clearly taking usability and consumer-friendly interfaces very seriously going forward.
Google unveiled significant new innovation in the world of online photography this morning, continuing their rapid development pace on Google+. All in Google+ pushed out 41 new features today. Much of the new work is focused on post production photography to make people’s photographs look better than they can straight out of the camera. Some [...]
Kitty cats. They rule the internet and, whether we realize it or not, pretty much the world too. Ever noticed how cats sometimes stake out the coolest spots in a city? This new feature?Travel Cat?focuses on exactly that. Submit a photo to be featured by tweeting or Instagramming it to us (details below). Show More Summary
Looks like audiences need further education - The ABCs of Death is getting a sequel. The anthology, featuring 26 shorts (each one a story about death, focused around a letter of the alphabet) by some of the brightest new horror directors of the time, will expand past horror directors. Show More Summary
If you’re unfamiliar with our feature “Metaphor Time, With Tyler Perry,” it’s where we focus a spotlight on just what household object or mundane life event Tyler Perry is using [...] The post Metaphor Time With Tyler Perry: Live Life Like a Golf Cart appeared first on FilmDrunk.
Welcome to the TV Roundtable, where some of TV Club’s writers tackle episodes that deal with a central theme. The next six installments focus on episodes featuring “interlopers.” My Boys, “Clubhouse Poison” (season one, episode six;Show More Summary
Mike Gray's book, Drug Crazy, effectively utilizes "street stories" featuring cops, addicts, drug treatment workers and more to illustrate the real-life impact of drug policies -- which are his primary focus. According to him, the "drug war" has been a failure on many fronts.
BREAKING: Since forming 11 years ago, Focus Features has been a relative bastion of stability. That will remain so as CEO James Schamus has re-upped for a new term, and Andrew Karpen, president since 2006, has been promoted to co-CEO. Show More Summary
This week on PowerTalk, I am excited to feature someone who is truly informed to produce a great conversation that takes you behind the scenes and in the know. In addition, we get an answer to a question that many have been wondering, if not asking, based on what we’ve seen during the last few years: How would President Obama fare if he headed a | Read More »
Welcome back to What's Hot and New with the Kidz, a recurring feature brought to you by the New York Times, a Montessori-school newsletter devoted to understanding the hot and new mindset of contemporary Kidz. Today's focus: Why won't my Millennial drive? Read more...
Nokia is going big on the camera features in its new 925 and 928 Lumia devices, continuing on in its PureView legacy first introduced back when it was still making Symbian devices. Within that it is adding a few key apps to the device...Show More Summary