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Viacom, CBS to merge and become one company (again)

It's been a long time coming, but media conglomerate CBS Corporation and Viacom will reunite after operating independently for 13 years. This new monstrosity will be renamed ViacomCBS Inc., apparently competing with NBCUniversal for the tit...

 
 
 
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Sinemia is down for the count

There are some companies who thrive in subscription based services. Cord cutters rebel against traditional cable companies and instead opt for Netflix or Hulu of Amazon or HBO or Showtime or...you get the idea. Beyond entertainment there&...

 
 
 
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The Foxmaggedon begins: Disney is shuttering Fox 2000

Disney's acquisition of Fox may be happy for those who wanted to see the X-Men join up with the Avengers eventually but in reality, its actually two giant entertainment companies merging into one and that means there's going to be plen...

 
 
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AMC's Stubs A-List service boasts over 700,000 subscribers

Here's some actually good news about a theater subscription service! AMC's rival to MoviePass (though the idea of MoviePass rivaling anything at this point is a bit absurd), known as Stubs A-List, has been chugging along at a steady clip si...

 
 
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Huh, CBS's streaming service is doing pretty alright

We've already reached the point where subscribing to different streaming services is basically like choosing what channels you want in your cable package, except for the fact that they offer more content for less money and are all-around be...

 
 
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Hulu lowers its base subscription price to $5.99

As Netflix hikes its base price to $13, Hulu has decided to make a keen business move and slash their own. Starting February 26, Hulu's lowest-tier ad-supported service will drop from $7.99 to $5.99. This won't affect their ad-free subscrip...

 
 
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MoviePass launches new plans to try to win you back

MoviePass is somehow still trucking. With the five dollars in spare change its investors found under the couch cushions, the company's making another go of it. They'll now be relaunching the service with new pricing schemes that make more f...

 
 
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Netflix joins the MPAA, corporate Voltron assembles

Netflix is a movie studio. Well, really they're a content studio, but what's clear is that they really aren't a video rental/streaming service anymore. They're a movie studio with their own releasing platform and to make that abundantly cle...

 
 
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Funimation and Hulu announce streaming partnership

Funimation is at it again! After Sony, Funimation's parent company, decided that Funimation and Crunchyroll shouldn't be cozy together, it was only a matter of time before we found out what was going to happen to Funimation's catalog of tit...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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MoviePass ran out of money last night, causing outage

Another week, another story on the slow, inevitable car crash that is MoviePass. Any moviegoer who was looking to use their MoviePass last Thursday night were frustrated to find that "technical issues" were preventing them from ut...

 
 
 
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AI will determine what scripts get greenlit in the future

There's a belief that one equation exists that can explain all of the workings of our physical universe. It can predict the movements of huge intergalactic bodies all the way down the minutia of every planet--or something like that. I'm not...

 
 
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Shocker: Marvel's Inhumans cancelled by ABC

Despite months of passionate campaigning from the large and loyal fanbase of Marvel's Inhumans, ABC has cancelled the venerable superhero show. After eight memorable episodes from the man who ruined Dexter, the Marvel Television-I...

 
 
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MoviePass hemorrhaging money

The MoviePass saga continues as an independent auditor’s bleak outlook on the company reports “substantial doubt” about its ability to continue. The news comes off the heels of CEO Mitch Lowe’s walking back statement...

 
 
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Vin Diesel now controls the fate of xXx, making fourth movie

Movie franchises are a hot commodity right now, if you've got one you don't just let it go, so you might be surprised to learn that Revolution Studios has given up the rights to xXx, better known as Vin Diesel: Extreme Sports Guy, to Vin Di...

 
 
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Comcast may revisit bid for Fox, beating out Disney

A little while ago we reported that Disney was in line to basically buy a lot of Fox's assets, bringing in their movies and TV shows, and making the company an even larger entertainment behemoth. However, it appears America's other massive ...

 
 
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Animaniacs is getting 2 new Seasons courtesy of Hulu

Well, I was wrong. Back in May, we heard that Animaniacs was looking to make a comeback, with both Amblin Television and Warner Bros. Animation on board for its revival. I was sure they would pick Netflix, but it looks like Animaniacs is be...

 
 
 
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AMC threatens legal action against MoviePass

Yesterday, MoviePass, a company that allows its subscribers to see unlimited movies for a monthly fee, slashed the price of that fee. The internet ran with it, and now MoviePass is trending all over the web, especially on reddit. User Mdude...

 
 
 
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Moviepass just slashed its price from $50 to just $9.95

It's no secret that movie theaters have been struggling lately. With so many movies available online; on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon, the average person sees little need to go out of their own way to see a movie in theaters. I mean, who cares ...

 
 
 
 
 
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David Fincher is directing Brad Pitt's World War Z sequel

As reported by Yahoo news, David Fincher will be helming the yet unnamed sequel to Brad Pitt's 2013 blockbuster World War Z.  If you're a fan of Fincher's work, then you know that this isn't the first time these two have worked togethe...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Dreamworks Animation cuts 500 jobs, reveals new release slate

Back when Dreamworks Animation needed to compete with Disney, they stopped making films in 2D (even if those films are some of the greats) and churned out ten Shreks to a very successful box office performance each time. Basically when Drea...

 
 
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Netflix and Adam Sandler are making movies together

With Netflix's latest announcement of exclusively hosting Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon's sequel (and thus making a lot of theater chains so angry they're refusing to show it), and this news, it's safe to say Netflix is getting serious abo...

 
 
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Disney nabs future Indiana Jones film rights

Disney continues its quest to own everything most people enjoy with Indiana Jones. Reaching a distribution deal with Paramount, Disney now owns future rights to every future Indiana Jones film (with Paramount still making a small sum off of...

 
 




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Ford v Ferrari"Car Wars"

 

10 Minutes Gone"Regrettably forgettable"

 

Recap: The Mandalorian (Season 1, Episode 1)"Star Wars, but with more shooting"

 

The Shed"It's actually about the vampire inside the shed"

 

Lady and the Tramp"Wait, this isn't a cash grab?"

 

Midway"戦争はつまらない"

 

Primal"Cage v. Jaguar"

 

Official Secrets"For your eyes only"

 

Doctor Sleep"Not The Shining"

 

Red Letter Day"'You were going to kill my daughter... live on the internet!?'"

 

Terminator: Dark Fate"We're fated to get more sequels"

 

Inside Game"A different kind of whistleblower"

 

Marla"IUDEAD on arrival"

 

The Lighthouse"A twisted tale of American horror"

 

Zombieland: Double Tap"New zombies, same jokes"

 

Carmen Sandiego (Season Two)"Sins of the father"

 

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil"EEEEEEEEVIIIIIIIIIIIIL"

 

Trick"Give me something good to stab (and stab and stab)"

 

Metallica: S&M²"Fight Fire With Fire"

 

LFF Harriet"Be free or die"

 

Gemini Man"Does whatever a gemini can"

 

LFF The Aeronauts"Reach for the sky"

 
 
 
 
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