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2014-04-09 08:26:43

TWO GENRE-DEFINING FILM NOIR CLASSICS COME TO BLU-RAY(TM) FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A pair of groundbreaking movies directed by two of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Billy Wilder and Orson Welles, come to Blu-ray((TM)) for the first time ever when Double Indemnity and Touch of Evil premiere in Limited Edition with Exclusive Collectibles including lobby cards, poster reproductions and a rare still of a never-before-seen...

2014-04-08 23:33:05

Dr. Burke's Hangover Heaven honors Las Vegas Strip personnel on Manic Monday. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Dr. Burke's Hangover Heaven will celebrate Las Vegas Strip personnel on Manic Monday by serving up discounted hangover cure packages, Myers' Cocktails and Super B Complex shots from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Manic Monday will be held at the Hangover Heaven clinic and is slated to begin April 14, 2014. VIP hosts, butlers, valet staff, and other members of the...

2014-04-08 23:28:11

Fuzzy Logic have launched their new Kickstarter project aimed at raising development funds to create Titan Run. (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 The video game industry is highly competitive, with thousands of gaming products vying for supremacy in the market. Jason Ried of South Africa, however, believes they can create the ultimate video game. With cutting-edge technology and high fidelity visuals, this race through time is a unique experience for any gaming enthusiast. It’s called Titan Run...

2014-04-08 23:01:39

Vision III Imaging, Inc. (v3) a leader in parallax visualization technologies, for commercial and military applications, will demonstrate 4K 60p parallax scanned imagery and its Real Shot™ parallax induction technology at NAB Lab’s Future Park. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Vision III Imaging, Inc. (v3) a leader in parallax visualization technologies, for commercial and military applications, will demonstrate 4K 60p parallax scanned imagery and its Real Shot™ parallax...

2014-04-08 20:20:53

Visit SHOTOVER's Booth at NAB to Experience Why the K1 Has Become Hollywood's Top Choice for Aerial Cinematography LAS VEGAS, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SHOTOVER, the maker of high performance stabilization platforms for the motion picture and broadcast industries, announced today that its SHOTOVER K1 was selected for the aerial cinematography sequences in the making of the upcoming summer blockbuster, Transformers 4. Acclaimed aerial cinematographer David B. Nowell, ASC (The...

2014-04-08 12:25:46

GLOBAL CAST INCLUDES LORENZO RICHELMY, BENEDICT WONG, ZHU ZHU, TOM WU, REMY HII AND RICK YUNE NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Weinstein Company announced today that production is underway on "MARCO POLO," a Netflix original series based on the epic adventures of Marco Polo. Shoot locations for the ten episode first season include Italy, Kazakhstan and the new Pinewood Studios in Malaysia. Netflix plans to premiere the series in late 2014....

2014-04-08 08:26:30

Sale of Shares in IMAX's China Subsidiary to CMC Capital Partners, FountainVest Partners Expected to Further Strengthen Company's Position in Greater China NEW YORK, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) today announced the investment in its Greater China business by CMC Capital Partners (CMC), China's leading investment fund that is run by Ruigang Li and focused on media and entertainment, and FountainVest Partners (FountainVest), a leading...

2014-04-07 23:24:16

EditShare workflow supports servers and applications from Adobe, Avid, Broadcast Pix and NewTek – showcased at NAB 2014 on booth SL5709. Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 EditShare®, the technology leader in shared media storage and end-to-end tapeless workflow solutions, is qualifying a number of new third-party integrations for use across the EditShare workflow. New and enhanced integrations include Adobe® Anywhere®, Avid® ISIS® storage systems, Broadcast Pix...

2014-04-07 23:21:53

NewTek product ecosystem now includes 57 customer solutions in graphics, streaming, automation & controllers, content, asset management & storage. LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 NewTek today announced the addition of 22 new customer workflows into the NewTek Developer Network. The rapidly growing program now offers 57 innovative and seamlessly integrated workflows for TriCaster and 3Play users, extending significant time-and cost-savings efficiencies to anyone using NewTek live...

2014-04-07 08:27:45

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA)--the voice of the global business travel industry--today announced Academy Award winner, Kevin Spacey, will be a featured speaker at the GBTA Convention 2014 being held July 26-30, 2014 in Los Angeles, CA. Spacey will be speaking at Convention Arena on Monday, July 28. His appearance is made possible by Sabre Travel Network....


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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