Our resident VOD expert tells you what’s new to rent and/or own this week via various Digital HD providers such as cable Movies On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, Vudu and, of course, Netflix.
Cable Movies On Demand: Same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pretheatrical exclusives for rent, priced from $ 3-$ 10, in 24- or 48-hour periods
Chappie (action/sci-fi directed… Continue reading New VOD and Digital HD Releases, Plus: 'The Gunman' Is Now Locked and Loaded for Home Viewing
Another carriage dispute has surfaced, this time between the Fox Networks and DirecTV. Fox issued a statement late Thursday that said unless it agrees to DirecTV’s new contract terms, the channels will go dark and subscribers won’t have access to nets like FX, National Geographic, Fox Movie Channel and many regional sports networks beginning Nov. 1.
Fox’s last deal with DirecTV expired at the end of September.
“DirecTV sent us a proposal on Tuesday… Continue reading Not again: DirecTV and Fox Networks locked in carriage dispute now
Almost excatly one month after L.A. Reid told reporters that Cheryl Cole would be joining The X Factor judging panel, Fox has made it official: The British singer, who judged the U.K. version of X Factor, will sit alongside Reid and Simon Cowell in the U.S. version of the reality show. And it looks like
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Variety reports that Juno Temple has now officially joined the cast of Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises .
The actress is set to play “street-smart Gotham girl.” We’re interested in hearing who you think she may play.
She joins a cast that includes Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. The anticipated film is scheduled to hit theaters on July 20, 2012… Continue reading Juno Temple Locked for The Dark Knight Rises
Joseph Gordon-Levitt has signed his deal to star, and Juno Temple ( Cracks ) is being eyed for a supporting role as a street-smart Gotham girl in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises , reports Variety .
Gordon-Levitt’s part is still being kept under wraps, writes the trade.
They are joining a cast that includes Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy and Anne Hathaway. Warner Bros. has set a release… Continue reading Gordon-Levitt Locked, Temple Eyed for The Dark Knight Rises