Rom-coms used to be a cash cow -- and wildly popular with audiences. What happened?
An academic paper co-written by a University of Minnesota economics professor finds there is little evidence for the notion that movie piracy reduces ticket purchases at movie theaters. That notion, of course, is often a crucial premise in the arguments made by supporters of legislation like SOPA ... More >>
What Hollywood thought you wanted to see this year
DreamWorks says 3D helps "emotionally immerse" the audience
I always thought Edward Jay Epstein was a complete nut. Back in the '60s and '70s, he was a poster child for Kennedy assassination conspiracy theorizing--there was a second gunman, Oswald was a KGB agent, that sort of stuff. But for the past few months, he's been writing a swell column about the mo ... More >>
Rec-room gaming meets gridiron capitalism in 'Madden NFL 2004'
George Lucas resurrects his sacred franchise by Force in Star Wars: Episode I--The Phantom Menace
Hollywood 1996: Things are changing, and it's all the same.