Three geek mags worth your time and money — none are surprising, sure, but the iPad subscriptions are pretty sweet and I wanted to share. Got other suggestions? Please let me know :-) GEEK Magazine – gives you everything geek — TV, gadgets, music and comics! Total Film – douses you with extras like Blu-ray reviews, movie trailers, […]
What role has social media played in film distribution? Social media has created new opportunities for movie consumption in places most people would never have guessed a few years back. Last year, for example, Warner Bros. started digitally renting movies on Facebook for the first time. This experiment (and others) makes clear just how vital […]
In a post from The Daily Zen, the author talks about writing lists that are meaningful – thinking about meaningful things, places and people, and keeping a record of them, can be good for the soul. The author shares 10 different list ideas, of which this post was inspired. As you hover over each of the images below, […]
Sometimes the greatest ideas are the simplest. Author of inspirational blog, The Daily Zen, posits on writing lists that are meaningful for the writer — that thinking about meaningful things, places and people, and keeping a record of them, can help the writer better understand his- or herself. In the post, the author offers up 10 […]
(/Film) Using 3 million tweets from the week before a film was released, [researchers] were able to create a linear regression model for predicting box office returns. They found that their model was able to accurately forecast box office performance. The researchers also analyzed whether tweet sentiment was positive or negative aftera film was released, […]
(Variety) In a sign of the digital times, Hulu.com launched the first feature-length narrative film to premiere exclusively on its site.
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I don’t really have time to read it, and I dont do script reviews, but I’ve talked with people who have (hense why I have more information about the story than variety), and they say its Bourne meets Hitchcock but for the Disturbia-age audience, and that sounds cool to me, regardless of the actor — […]