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2014-09-03 08:30:01

Deals Cover Lionsgate and Summit Label Films in Canada & Spain, Summit Titles in Australia TORONTO and SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading independent Entertainment One ("eOne") and Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, have extended and expanded their feature film output agreements in Canada, Australia and Spain, the two companies announced today. The agreements extend eOne distribution across all media through 2018 for...

2014-09-03 00:21:30

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Netflix, Inc. and Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution announced today an unprecedented agreement that makes Netflix the exclusive subscription video on demand (SVOD) home of the highly anticipated series, Gotham, in each of the territories in which the world's leading Internet TV network current operates and select other territories. Each season of the series will be available to Netflix members following linear broadcast...

2014-09-02 12:31:03

Online Retailer Unveils Second Annual Campaign Featuring this Year's Top Costumes, Party Themes and Treats, and Launches its Costumes-for-a-Cause Program NEW BERLIN, Wis., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BuyCostumes.com, a leading online costume retailer and the authority on all things Halloween, is officially kicking off the Halloween season today with the launch of its second annual Orange Tuesday(TM) campaign, running September 2, 2014 - November 4, 2014. The campaign features the...

2014-09-02 12:25:23

PARK CITY, Utah, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sundance Film Festival, a yearly phenomenon accommodating more than 50,000 attendees where movies are bought and sold as entertainment commodities for hundreds of aspiring filmmakers and actors. But just as popular as the silver screen presentations are the myriad private parties, lounges and who's who events that blanket the small town of Park City, Utah. This year will mark Power & Industry's Independent Filmmakers Lounge...

2014-09-01 00:20:44

VENICE, Italy, Aug. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This year's 71st Venice International Film Festival, taking place from August 27th to September 6th 2014, will mark the beginning of a cooperation between the Venice Film Festival and iQIYI. iQIYI is China's leading video streaming site, focused on fully licensed, high-definition and professionally-produced content. This is the first time that the Venice Film Festival, known as founding father of International Film Festivals, has...

2014-08-31 23:04:56

Pixel Film Studios announces ProPixie 5K today, a composite footage pack with up to 35 5k resolution clips for Final Cut Pro X editors. Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 FCPX Plugin specialists from Pixel Film Studios has announced the release of ProPixie 5K. This plugin is a composite footage tool of 35 5K resolution clips made specifically for Final Cut Pro X. “Adding particle footage to a video enhances the mood of a story if used correctly,” said Christina Austin,...

2014-08-31 08:20:52

Exhibition Commemorates the 29th Anniversary of the Discovery of the RMS Titanic's Wreck Site ATLANTA, Aug. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To commemorate 29 years since the discovery of the RMS Titanic's wreck site, on Monday, Sept. 1, visitors are invited to remember, explore and learn about the famous luxury liner inside Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. Featuring hundreds of authentic artifacts, dramatic room recreations and hands-on interactive experiences, the exhibition honors the...

2014-08-29 23:08:04

Parks draws from real life career experiences for “A Cry From The Dust” when a 19th-century Mormon conspiracy is shattered by a 21st-century forensic artist (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 It was the most deadly act of domestic terrorism in the United States until the Oklahoma City bombings; in 1857, a wagon train in Utah was assaulted by a group of militant Mormons calling themselves the Avenging Angels. One hundred and forty people were murdered, including dozens of unarmed men, women, and...

2014-08-29 16:23:09

NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP has filed a class action lawsuit against DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. ("DreamWorks Animation" or the "Company")(NASDAQ: DWA) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court, Central District of California, and docketed under 14-cv-06053, is on behalf of a class consisting of all persons or entities who purchased DreamWorks Animation securities between October 29, 2013 and July 29, 2014,...

2014-08-29 16:21:31

CALGARY, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (TSX: IE; NASDAQ: IVAN) said today that the company is not aware of any specific factors, other than information previously disclosed in its public filings, news releases or statements, which would result in the levels of trading activity and change in the share price recorded today. In its most recent announcement August 27, Ivanhoe Energy confirmed its intention to fully participate in a new services contract presently under...


Latest Film Reference Libraries

Kraken
2013-09-16 08:51:29

The Kraken is a legendary sea monster that lives in the waters off Norway and Greenland. The legend itself may have originated from sightings of giant squid that can grow 40 - 50 feet in length. It was classified as a cephalopod and given the scientific name Microcosmus marinus by Carolus Linnaeus in 1735. In 1746 he called it Singulare monstrum meaning a unique monster. In 1752-1753 bishop of Bergen, Erik Pontoppidan, described the Kraken as sometimes being mistaken for an island and...

Issie
2013-09-06 09:50:14

Issie is a lake monster claimed to inhabit Lake Ikeda, on Kyushu Island in Japan. The name Issie was formed as an analogy to “Nessie”, the Loch Ness Monster. The legend comes from a myth that Issie was a white mare and had a foal. They lived on the shores of Lake Ikeda. When her foal was kidnapped by a samurai, she searched desperately to find it. In despair she jumped into the lake and was transformed into the lake monster. When she surfaces, the legend says she is searching for her...

Giant Anaconda
2013-08-12 13:07:11

The anaconda is a large snake found in South America and the green anaconda is considered to be one of the largest snakes in the world. The word anaconda may have derived from the Tamil word anaikondran, meaning elephant killer, or anaikkonda, meaning having killed an elephant. The word anaconda was first used in a 1768 description of a large snake found in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) and became a myth, the anaconda of Ceylon. An average size for the anaconda is about 20 feet and weighing 330...

Beast of Gevaudan
2013-08-04 06:59:16

The beast of Gevaudan is a man-eating wolf-like animal that resided in the Margeride Mountains of Gevaudan from 1764 to 1767. It was described as having remarkable teeth and long tail. Its fur was tinted white and emitted an unbearable odor. It was said that its victims were killed by the beast ripping at the throat. An estimated 210 attacks were documented; all were men that resulted in 113 deaths and 49 injuries with 98 of the victims partly eaten. Many of the attacks happened while...

800px-Subadult_Spinosaurus
2012-03-22 22:37:37

Spinosaurus, meaning “Spine lizard,” is a genus of theropod dinosaur from the lower Albian to lower Cenomanian stages of the Mid Cretaceous Period (112 to 97 million years ago). It lived in what is now North Africa. The type species is S. aegyptiacus. A potential second species, S. maroccanus, was discovered in Morocco. It was the first known dinosaur fossil from Egyptian remains discovered in 1912 and described by German paleontologist Ernst Stromer in 1915. The original remains were...

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