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Facebook Sweetens Terms for Buyers of Video Ads

Facebook is giving advertisers the option to pay for video ads only if users view them for at least 10 seconds, as the social media company faces pressure over how it charges for ads. more »

Paul Thomas Anderson to Write Robert Downey Jr.’s Pinocchio

Though the film would seem far outside of Anderson's wheelhouse, the move shouldn't come as too much of a surprise. more »

Monopoly Movie Going Forward With Lionsgate

Lionsgate and Hasbro Allspark Pictures will produce and Lionsgate will finance the film, which centers on a boy from the game’s modest Baltic Avenue on a quest to make a fortune. more »

Magic of Disney Animation, R.I.P.

The magic of Disney animation is literally dead. more »

What’s New in Media Composer 8.4

The team at Avid has kept the update train rolling, and the version 8.4 update brings some much welcome features that if you've paid for your updates, will be a much welcome addition to your editing Toolkit. more »

HBO’s Original Programming Will Drive Time Warner’s Future Growth

We estimate that HBO accounts for more than 35% of Time Warner’s value. more »

Cinedigm’s Stock Falls After It Reports Writedown and Share Repurchases

The stock price is down more than 52%in 2015 as buyers wonder whether it can balance the investments needed to grow while paying off its debt. more »

Twilight‘s Catherine Hardwicke to Film Love Epic in China

Loulan will be based on a city and kingdom of the same name that mysteriously disappeared hundreds of years ago. more »

Appeals Court Rules Producer, Not Director, Gets Film Copyright

The 2nd Circuit examines contributions and ownership in creative works. more »

Back to the Future Remake? Over My Dead Body, Says Robert Zemeckis

Hollywood won’t be going back to Back to the Future…for the foreseeable future, at least. more »