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  1. Wolff on Sony hack: Taking down GoliathRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    For nearly a generation, it's been an either/or world split between traditional media and digital media, with digital as the obvious choice for progressive thinking people. In part, this is because the media Wolff on Sony hack: Taking down Goliath For nearly a generation, it's been an either/or world split between traditional media and digital media, with digital as the obvious choice for progressive thinking people.


  2. Viacom's Messy Relationship With YouTube and The Rise of Stephen ColbertRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Slashdot

    Presto Vivace writes with this story about how Stephen Colbert became a YouTube Megastar . "Clips from The Colbert Report soon became a staple at YouTube, a startup that was making it easier for anyone and everyone to upload and watch home movies, video blogs, and clips of TV shows from the day before.


  3. U.S. mulls putting N. Korea on terrorism sponsor listRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    This photo provided by Paramount Pictures shows, from left, Joe, Gary, Chris, Lisa and Sarah in a Scott Rudin/Matt Stone production of a Trey Parker film, “Team America: World Police,” from Paramount Pictures. After Sony dropped its planned Dec. 25 release of ìThe Interviewî on Wednesday, a handful of theaters plugged in 10-year anniversary screenings of ìTeam America,î the 2004 puppet film that parodies former North Korea leader Kim Jong Il.


  4. The top films at the North American box officeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" was released by Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. "Top Five" was distributed by Paramount Pictures, a unit of Viacom Inc. "Big Hero 6" was released by Walt Disney Co. (Reporting by Lisa Richwine and Chris Michaud; Editing by ...


  5. 5 comedy alternatives to 'The Interview'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    This 1988 publicity file photo provided by Paramount Pictures shows actor Leslie Nielsen, left, with actress Priscilla Presley in the film, "The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!" Photo: Steven Schapiro, AP This photo provided by Paramount Pictures shows, from left, Joe, Gary, Chris, Lisa and Sarah in a Scott Rudin/Matt Stone production of ... (more)


  6. BBC signs deal for theme park that could have Top Gear attractionsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Autoblog

    Paramount Pictures has been working for two years on plans to open a theme park about 45 minutes outside of London, called, would you believe, Paramount London. The corporate entity behind the project, London Resort Company Holdings, has signed a deal with BBC Worldwide that will allow the park to incorporate "famous BBC programs and characters."


  7. Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 12/21/2014Read the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    ... an uplifting musical worthy of year-round productions.Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin ; Based Upon the Paramount Pictures Film Written For the Screen by Norman Krasna , Norman Panama and Melvin Frank ; Book by David Ives & Paul Blake Click Here ...


  8. Now Playing Onstage in Boston - Week of 12/21/2014Read the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    ... family! IRVING BERLIN'S WHITE CHRISTMAS features Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin, and is based upon the Paramount Pictures film written for the screen by Norman Krasna, Norman Panama and Melvin Frank. The New York Times claims "this cozy trip down ...


  9. Hollywood betrays team AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pacific Daily News

    ... pulled the plug on a psychological thriller on North Korea that was set to begin filming in March. And Paramount Pictures forbade theaters from showing "Team America: World Police," a 2004 spoof that used plastic action figures, including a ...


  10. The Top 50 Geeky TV Shows Streaming on NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PC Magazine

    ... and they're all streaming right now on Netflix. As a point of contrast, the Star Trek movies are owned by Paramount Pictures, so they are free to fiddle around with access rights all they want. And why shouldn't studios make their old series ...


  11. Thanks for the memories 106 and ParkRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    On September 11, 2000 in Harlem New York at East 106th Street and Park Avenue BET 's once number-one rated video show was born. With regal essence, its very first hosts, A. J. Calloway and Marie "Free" Wright entertained "The world's livest audience" along with A-Listers from all areas in Hollywood, until they both stepped down On July 28, 2005.


  12. 'Team America' screenings, added after 'The Interview' cancellation, also pulled from theatresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... Il. Cleveland's Capitol Theatre said its long-planned "Team America" screening was cancelled Thursday by Paramount Pictures, the studio that released the film. The theatre had booked the film in October, intending it as a 10th anniversary midnight ...


  13. Men are idiots, says a study? Uh, not so fast -- science roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 |

    ... sex differences among the award winners and found that the skewing is statistically significant. (Paramount Pictures) The British Medical Journal in its annual Christmas edition recently published a paper titled "The Darwin Awards: sex differences ...


  14. Sony censorship prompts Xmas theatre boycottRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Kos

    ... to pull "The Interview", Comcast refusing to show it on-demand if Sony allowed such availability, Paramount Pictures banning screenings of "Team America" and the cowardice of the movie chains, are invited to join our protest. Please leave a comment, ...


  15. Good Grief, Now Theaters Cancel Screenings of 'Team America' Per...Read the original story

    Saturday | Scared Monkeys

    ... World Police" instead of Sony's "The Interview" next week have abruptly cancelled those plans. They say Paramount Pictures, which made the "Team America" film, pulled the movie from all theaters. We've reached out to the movie studio for comment, ...


  16. Stage Tube: On This Day 12/20- DreamgirlsRead the original story

    Saturday |

    ... Tony Award for Best Musical, and won six. It was later adapted into a motion picture from DreamWorks and Paramount Pictures in 2006. In celebration of this day, we bring you 'And I'm Telling You' as performed at the 1982 Tony Awards. Click below to ...


  17. Justin SimienRead the original story

    Friday | Watersblogged

    Source: --- Friday, December 19, 2014Scandal boss wins Achievement in Television Writing. ... Source: --- Thursday, December 18, 2014As the saying goes, bada bing, bada boom! I come bearing good news... Fresh off the success of his feature film debut, "Dear White People," Justin Simien is attached to direct Anthony Mackie in a Paramount Pictures acquisition of a 2013 Black List comedy script titled "Make A Wish," penned by newbie Zach Frankel.


  18. a names Lincy Foundation's Rakow as CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... had a long career as a lawyer and business executive. He was senior vice pesident and general counsel of Paramount Pictures and later senior executive vice president of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. ProCon was founded in 2004 by Markoff, a Los Angeles ...


  19. Sony's 'Interview' Hacking Debacle Proves Comedy Is HardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... for three years and worked in PR at Rubenstein Communications, but representing Tribeca Enterprises, Paramount Pictures (among others) gave me valuable media insights. For example, I now wear only sensible shoes and breathable fabrics when in Doha, ...


  20. Dispute Could Result in NBC Networks Could Disappear From Cable OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Boise Weekly

    After spending months in a feud with Viacom, which ended with Cable One pulling Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon from its lineup this past April in Boise and other markets across the U.S., Cable One is ending 2014 in the same fashion-this time it's at loggerheads with NBC. "Cable One has declined all NBC Universal offers stating they believe it deserves to receive our valuable programming at below market rates," Khalan Boyer, spokeswoman for NBC Universal told Boise Weekly .