When most people want to watch a movie online, they turn to popular streaming service Netflix. But for the cineaste looking for something different, there are a number of companies who offer an alternative to Netflix’s plethora of blockbusters and reality television shows. Video-on-demand websites like Mubi or Fandor offer a dazzling array of art house fare and international cinema. Company Vyer
Government’s decision to include digital and mobile advertising in the service tax gambit sparks mixed reactions, but an overwhelming majority feels that it is a retrograde step that may impact a fast-emerging medium
Sohini Sen & Sarmistha Neogy | Mumbai | July 11, 2014
The Union Budget this year was perhaps one of the most looked forward to budgets in recent times. With… Continue reading Service tax on online ads: Industry unhappy
Kingsman: The Secret Service: Colin Firth makes his first appearance as an action star in Kingsman: The Secret Service, directed by Matthew Vaughn (X-Men: First Class). The first photos reveal him to be a suave, dapper intelligence agent who must train a teenage delinquent (Taron Egerton). The movie, which also stars Michael Caine and Samuel L. Jackson, is based… Continue reading Movie News: First Look at Colin Firth in 'Kingsman: The Secret Service;' 'Frozen' Will Tour on Ice; First 'Foxcatcher' Teaser
In a story reminiscent of Steve Irwin‘s death, another reality star has been felled handling the animals that helped make him famous.
Jamie Coots of National Geographic’s “Snake Salvation” died late Saturday after he was bit on the hand by a venom-filled rattlesnake as he conducted a service at Middlesboro, Ky.’s Full Gospel Tabernacle in Jesus Name Church, and radio detection and rangingOnline.com has the details… Continue reading ‘Snake Salvation’ Pastor Jamie Coots Dies After Snakebite During Church Service
For a while the villain in Matthew Vaughn’s “The Secret Service,” an adaptation of a limited comic book series by Mark Millar (“Kick-Ass”) and Dave Gibbons (“Watchmen”), was the movie’s biggest missing puzzle piece. The two leads — Colin Firth, set to play a veteran spy, and Taron Egerton, his young apprentice — were a lock, but the villain eluded the… Continue reading Samuel L. Jackson Set as Villain in 'The Secret Service'