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Netflix Announces Huge Global Expansion, Adding 130 More Countries to Its Service

Streaming services giant Netflix took a big step Wednesday to expand its global footprint, sending the company's share price soaring. more »

TNT to Cut Ad Time in Dramas by Half, Network Boss Says

TNT will begin cutting the number of minutes of ads in its original dramas by half in 2016. more »

Can Star Wars: The Force Awakens Make $1 Billion in North America Alone?

Can Star Wars: The Force Awakens be the first movie to gross $1 billion in North America? The math is looking good. more »

Room: Creating a Whole World in a 10-Foot Space

Modular set was constructed with an eye toward preserving the innocence of 7-year-old Jacob Tremblay's performance. more »

Dalian Wanda Clinches Deal for Legendary Entertainment

The move represents Wanda's latest bid to expand overseas and become a major player in the U.S. entertainment industry following its acquisition of AMC Entertainment Holdings, the second-largest movie theater chain in North America, for $2.6 billion in 2012. more »

Michael Bay Confirms He Will Direct Transformers 5 but ‘This Is the Last One’

The filmmaker says “it’s time to move on” and that he’ll soon “have to pass the reins to someone else.” more »

Five Movie Distribution Mistakes That Make You Look Dumb

When it comes to movie distribution, filmmakers make silly mistakes. I am speaking from experience. more »

Gordon’s Alive! The Untold Story of Flash Gordon

Even with a charismatic producer, big budgets and a pick of hot directors, Alex Raymond's musclebound creation had an arduous journey to the cinema. more »

Yahoo Shuts Down Video Service Yahoo Screen

Yahoo has shut down video service Yahoo Screen, moving content to its Digital Magazine properties. more »

Netflix is on F***ing Fire

The traditional TV Industry should be in panic mode. more »