Amazon's third pilot season will include original thriller "Hysteria", starring Mena Suvari.
The latest batch includes hour-long dramas for the first time, and Amazon Studios will again crowdsource content decisions, picking the ones to make full series based on customer viewing data and reviews.
Yet another offering for Amazon Prime Instant Video customers, the deal lets them access movies from A24 such as "Spring Breakers" and "The Bling Ring."
Amazon Studios will release another season of pilots for original half-hour shows early next year, aiming again to crowdsource content decisions and lure in Prime subscribers.
Following its tradition of celebrating weird birthdays of fascinating people, Google doodles in honor of Bram Stoker's 165th birthday. It's an ad for Google Books, of course.
New Blu-ray releases of "Apocalypse Now: Full Disclosure" and "Ladies & Gentlemen The Rolling Stones" are feasts for your ears.
Apocalypse Now (three-disc full-disclosure edition) hits stores on October 19. And several other classics are coming to Blu-ray this fall.
Sony Pictures Entertainment tells employees it plans to cut 450 jobs next month, saying the economy and technology have changed people's film-consuming habits.
Wine & Movie - Coppola Style - a 3L bottle of wine with a DVD built in to the bottom...
Facing immense change, the studios appear to have accepted that they can't kill file sharing. At the same time, they seem to be in denial about future revenue streams.