18 unexpected times Hollywood used special effects to change something bizarre in a movie

Warner Bros. Every movie gets tweaked in the post-production phase. After everything is filmed, there's still color correction, sound mixing, and visual tweaks to be done. Computer-generated imagery, or CGI, has increasingly become a useful tool in that .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 13th, 2018

‘Black Panther’ will set box-office records. But could it change the movie business?

Hollywood has long underinvested in African American movies......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 16th, 2018

‘Black Panther" Star Sydelle Noel Says Hollywood Doesn’t Have to be All White

Will 'Black Panther' change the movie industry?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 5th, 2018

Disney blocks LA Times from movie screenings over story

The Los Angeles Times published its annual holiday movie preview on Friday, which features films from major studios across Hollywood, yet one major studio was missing: Walt Disney......»»

Category: topSource: cnnNov 3rd, 2017

Swaminathan"s tips to double farmers" income by 2022

He stressed to create a good weather code to fight the ill-effects of climate change, special programmes to empower female farmers.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 3rd, 2017

Are older generations more tolerant of sexual harassment?

Last week, The New York Times published a story alleging that Harvey Weinstein, the 65-year-old Hollywood movie mogul, had been sexually harassing women for decades......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Democrats donate Weinstein funds after sex harassment allegations

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) said on Friday it was re-routing some $30,000 in donations from Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein following sexual harassment allegations against him in The New York Times......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 6th, 2017

US already feeling effects of climate change, says report

A federal climate report says the US is already feeling the effects of climate change, with temperatures rising dramatically over the last four decades. That’s according to The New York Times, whic........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 8th, 2017

Disney and other studios could benefit from video on demand worth up to three times more than movie tickets

In order to combat the shift in consumer demands Hollywood studios have toyed with offering movie rentals on demand while films are still in theaters, which would provide a $4 billion market opportunity......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2017

Even With Tom Cruise, ‘The Mummy’ Might Get Buried by ‘Wonder Woman’

The latest iteration of "The Mummy" opens today in the United States. Boasting a $125 million budget and starring Tom Cruise, the movie has spectacular special effects......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 9th, 2017

​3 things my favorite movies taught me about small business

I’m a big movie fan. In fact, I’ve seen nearly every Oscar-winning movie from the past 50 years. I love getting lost in the engrossing storylines of a classic drama or being wowed by the out-of-this-world special effects central to many sci-fi .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2017

This Studio Had a Special Effect on ‘La La Land’

Visual effects shop Crafty Apes has worked on a string of Hollywood hits. Few films in 2016 inspired .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 23rd, 2017

The unexpected way Schwarzenegger made his first million

"I did not rely on my movie career to make a living," says the Hollywood star......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 7th, 2017

Using technology without losing humanity: Jon Favreau on his use of special effects

Jon Favreau’s movie career spans the technological gamut — from the fly-by-night feel of “Swingers” to the effects bonanza of the “Iron Man” franchise. Today, he has digital tools for filmmaking he thought impossible just a few years ago. But.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 15th, 2016

Fox showed 7 minutes of the next "Planet of the Apes" movie at Comic Con and fans loved it

New York Comic Con fans were in for a treat Thursday night. Fox held a special event at the Regal theater in Times Square to show off the first footage from next July's "War for the Planet of the Apes." INSIDER was on hand, along with a lot of other .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 7th, 2016

Fandango is using Facebook to sell movie tickets

BIIThis story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Fandango is now selling seats for Hollywood movies on Facebook, The New York Times reports. This feature works straight fr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 20th, 2016

"Mad Max: Fury Road" without special effects makes the movie even more mind-blowing

"Mad Max: Fury Road" without special effects makes the movie even more mind-blowing.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 13th, 2016

In Unexpected Twist, Judge In Flynn Case Asks Mueller For "Exculpatory Evidence"

The federal judge assigned to the criminal case against Trump's former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has ordered Special Counsel Robert Mueller to turn over any "exculpatory evidence" to Flynn's defense team.  Oddly, however, Flynn's legal te.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 21st, 2018

Britain's Jobless Rate Rises, to 4.4%, for First Time in 2 Years - New York Times

BBC NewsBritain's Jobless Rate Rises, to 4.4%, for First Time in 2 YearsNew York TimesBritain's jobless rate unexpectedly rose unexpected.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 21st, 2018

This could change the music industry

"Black Panther: The Album" has sold more than 150,000 copies and has been streamed nearly 190 million times since its release......»»

Category: topSource: cnnFeb 21st, 2018

South Korea"s cryptocurrency industry welcomes regulator"s dramatic change of heart

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's cryptocurrency industry is anticipating much better times as the market regulator changes tack from its tough stance on the virtual coin trade, promising instead to help promote blockchain technology......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 20th, 2018