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Bill Block, Kevin Frakes Partner on $500 Million Movie Slate at Merced Media

Film producers/financiers Bill Block and Kevin Frakes have teamed with Merced Capital to launch Merced Media, a new development, production and financing vehicle that will seek to produce a $500M+ slate of films over the next 3-5 years, the company announced Wednesday. more »

First Glimpses of Brad Bird and Damon Lindelof’s Tomorrowland Emerge

Ahead of the movie’s panel at New York Comic Con, the first images from Brad Bird and Damon Lindelof’s much-anticipated Tomorrowland have been released, showing the world discovered in the movie by Britt Robertson and George Clooney — a world where science reigns supreme. more »

3D Interstellar in Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Exhibit

The most stunning view of Christopher Nolan's Interstellar to date is now available — through the immersive Oculus Rift Interstellar Experience. more »

Transparent Renewed for Second Season by Amazon

Amazon Original Series Transparent is already breaking records. In just over a week since its debut, the critically acclaimed dark comedy is the no. 1 ranked series on Prime Instant Video. more »

Paul Feig Confirms Ghostbusters Reboot in Tweet

It's official. I'm making a new Ghostbusters & writing it with @katiedippold & yes, it will star hilarious women. That's who I'm gonna call. more »

Apple Sends Out Invites For October 16 iPad And Mac Event

Apple has just made official the event many were anticipating for October, at which it will likely debut new iPads and Macs, as well as launch the public version of OS X Yosemite, the latest update to its desktop operating system. more »

Museum of Modern Art to Honor Cuarón

Calling Mr. Cuarón “completely fluent in both the grandest studio-scaled pictures as well as the dirt-road indies,” Rajendra Roy, MoMA’s chief film curator, said in a statement,“there’s no one else I’d rather take a cinematic voyage with, whether it be to a hidden beach in Mexico or to orbit upper-Earth.” more »

Watch: How Roman Polanski Made Macbeth in 1971

A new Criterion video essay dives into the making of Roman Polanski's controversial 1971 Macbeth more »

Sony’s New UWP-D Series UHF Wireless Microphone System

The new Sony UWP-D series wireless audio transmitter and receiver feature a full metal construction, reliability and range of digital signal operation, simple menus, and several unique features and accessory options that make them an ideal solution for capturing high quality wireless audio. more »

Comcast Shareholders Approve Time Warner Cable Merger

As expected, more than 99% of Comcast shareholders have signed off on the company’s proposal to merge with Time Warner Cable. The vote came today during a special shareholder meeting in Philadelphia. more »