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This Week in Blu-ray / DVD Releases: Birdman, The Theory of Everything...

This week: A big week includes Oscar contenders Birdman and The Theory of Everything, a rollicking fourth season of Game of Thrones, and the little movie that might have changed everything - The Interview. ► Will there be any naysayers if the magnificent BIRDMAN cleans house at the Oscars Sunday?...
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What's New in Blu-ray and DVD releases this month? (February 2015)

This month on Blu-ray and DVD, Stephen Hawking teaches THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING , J.K. Simmons gives Miles Teller WHIPLASH , Rogen and Franco tick off an entire country with THE INTERVIEW , Jake Gyllenhaal buys a camera and becomes a NIGHTCRAWLER , Bill Murray dons a halo for ST. VINCENT , the boys (and Jennifer Aniston) return for HORRIBLE BOSSES 2 , Keanu Reeves plays...
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Amazon announces plans to produce and release original feature films

Hollywood has been on the verge of an upheaval in how films are released thanks to streaming services like Netflix and Amazon. Both companies have begun to encroach on the television market, winning awards for their series like HOUSE OF CARDS, ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, and at the Golden Globes last week, the series TRANSPARENT. With the surprise hit of THE INTERVIEW via on demand...
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The Interview: Freedom Edition to hit Blu-ray on February 17th

With Seth Rogen and James Franco 's politically-themed comedy capitalizing on the Sony hacking scandal and grossing over $31 million on demand alone, it is time to repackage the film and try and make a little more on Blu-ray. Sony has announced a "Freedom Edition" of the recently released film coming in just over a month. The cut of the film on Blu-ray will be...
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Cool Videos: What if Kim Jong-un had directed The Interview?

I don't know the about the rest of you, but I'd watch the shit out of a North Korean version of THE INTERVIEW. In this parody trailer, the Seth Rogen and James Franco movie is reimagined as a propaganda film from the Asian country, directed by North Korea's "supreme, glorious, dear, wise, brilliant, great, guiding, beloved, ever-victorious, iron-willed,...
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The Interview has earned $31 million from online and VOD sales

With a budget reportedly close to $45 million, it’s easy to see why the current earnings of Sony’s THE INTERVIEW might raise more than a few eyebrows. The controversial movie was eventually put on streaming sites and VOD this past Christmas and since then has gone on to make an unprecedented $31 million in sales in just two weeks!  Add on the $2.9 million from the box...
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The Interview goes for the money shot in a final red band trailer

THE INTERVIEW has hit Digital HD in one of the most unique film premieres of all time. Thanks to a major media push due to the Sony hacking scandal and threats of terrorism, the Seth Rogen and James Franco comedy was able to gross just under $20 million via a limited theatrical and on demand release. Now, the push will come to try and make more money from the folks on the fence about...
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The Interview may change Hollywood as the film grosses $15 million online

After a tumultuous couple of weeks prior to Christmas, THE INTERVIEW managed to gross just under $3 million on 331 screens. For a studio financed picture budgeted at over $40 million, that may not be such a spectacular number, but Sony is also reporting that the Seth Rogen / James Franco comedy grossed $15 million via on demand services like Google Play and YouTube. Again, when we...
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Review: The Interview

PLOT: Dave Skylark ( James Franco ), host of a talk show, and producer, Aaron Rapoport ( Seth Rogen ), get an interview with Kim Jong-Un, dictator of North Korea. The CIA asks them to kill Kim. They become the least qualified men to ever assassinate.  REVIEW: With all of the controversy surrounding THE INTERVIEW over the last few weeks, there is an incredible amount of...
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Update: Theater listing, online venues to watch The Interview on Christmas

As if you needed a reason to go see THE INTERVIEW before all of this crazy hacking nonsense , Sony's decision to pull the film from theaters has only increased everyone's desire to see the movie that pissed of North Korea to the point of starting a cyberwar.  By now you know that Sony has decided to release the Seth Rogen and James Franco comedy on Christmas Day ,...
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The Interview will see a limited theatrical and possible on demand release

It looks as Sony is just about done figuring out what the hell to do with THE INTERVIEW after U.S. president Barack Obama stated that it was a mistake NOT to release the film . As of now, the film WILL see at least a limited theatrical release with The Plaza theater in Atlanta taking charge, as well as Alamo Drafthouse founder Tim League stating that they have been allowed to screen...
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Cool Videos: Dr. Evil takes Sony and North Korea to school

Sure, we all think the whole Sony/North Korea debacle is a huge joke anyway, but nothing quite hits it home like when Dr. Evil himself calls folks out on it. That's right! Mike Myers took to Saturday Night Live this past weekend as the nefarious Dr. Evil to do what's much more socially acceptable as a fictional character; call people out on their bullshit. It's a...
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