Cannes 2012: FilmDistrict Snags U.S. Rights to Intrepid's Horror Pic 'Oculus' Oculus is set to start shooting in late summer and revolves around a horrifying family incident that left two young children orphans a decade earlier. Authorities charged the brother with murder, but the sister believes the true culprit is a haunted ... 05/16/2012 - 6:23 am | View Link
At the beginning of October, Hong Kong actor and international star Chow Yun-fat became one of the few high-profile local celebrities to speak out on the pro-democracy protests in his native country. Over the past week, a backlash has started to brew against Chow and others who have lent their support to the demonstrators.
EXCLUSIVE: New, surprising details have emerged about the on-set death of 27-year-old camerawoman Sarah Jones during the first day of filming on Midnight Rider. Crew members were not told about an email from railroad owner CSX denying them permission to shoot on the Doctortown train trestle in rural Georgia, as at least 20 members piled onto the tracks 25 to 30 feet above the water under dangerous conditions led by director Randall Miller.
Jon Stewart finally addressed the fact that the Koch brothers have been advertising on The Daily Show, and welcomed them to the program last night.
Stewart played the ad we've been noticing — you may have too and wondered, like us, why the Koch brothers are trying to buy Stewart's audience.
UPDATE, 6:44 AM: Time Warner Cable still wants other distributors to pick up its SportsNet LA, which carries Dodgers baseball. But their refusal to do so had at least one benefit for TWC which, of course, does have the channel. LA “had the best year-over-year (subscription) performance in Q3″ compared to other TWC markets, CEO Rob Marcus told analysts in a call to discuss earnings.