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Looper’s director wants you to listen to an iPod in the theatre

10/08/2012, This is a cool idea. In order to encourage repeat in-theatre viewings of Looper (currently in theatres), director Rian Johnson has released a commentary track which is meant to be played simultaneously with the movie. In movie theaters, on your personal...

Amazon Prime’s Title Count Exaggerated

04/13/2012, Amazon, claims to be supplying “more than 17,000 movies and television shows” for its customers to enjoy via its Prime Instant Video Streaming service. This number is only true however if a person were to count each and every individual episode from a...

Star Wars trench run recreated in Minecraft

12/02/2011, Fans of Star Wars and/or Minecraft will probably appreciate this piece of machinima created by Grahame. Basically what Grahame has done here was to use the building blocks in Minecraft to recreate the entire ending sequence of Star Wars Episode IV: A New...

Vudu To Go offers offline movies

11/17/2011, You may have heard of Vudu, which is one of the best video-on-demand service. Its strength has always been that movies start right away and the quality is awesome. However, you still needed a beefy Internet connection (3Mbps, I think) and this is not...

The Avengers movie features shots from the iPhone 4S (Updated)

10/21/2011, Apart from Siri and the dual-core A5 processor, one of the new features boasted by Apple about its iPhone 4S would be its 8MP camera. Not just any 8MP camera, but one with a backlit CMOS sensor for help in shooting under low light conditions as well as...

SMELLIT will introduce smell to your movies and games

10/06/2011, Smell-a-vision is not a new concept, although as to how viable and how well adopted it will be remains to be seen. Deciding that adding a smell factor to our television viewing experiences is the way to go for the future, French company Olf-action has...

LG and National Geographic partner up to deliver 3D content

08/29/2011, 3D technology is amazing as it adds a whole new level of viewing experience, but as to whether it’s a fad or something that will stick around remains to be seen. Either way, love it or hate it, South Korean handset manufacturer LG, together with...

Sony UK developing “subtitle glasses” for the deaf

08/25/2011, Unfortunately for deaf people, when it comes to watching movies in the cinema, choice is often limited not only in terms of movies being offered, but also the time slots that are available, which is unfortunate since deaf people should be able to enjoy...

UltraViolet is a cloud system for movies

07/19/2011, Music and movie piracy have been running rampant for the past decade or so, and despite various attempts by record labels and movie studios to put a stop to them, nothing has really caught on just yet. That may change with Apple’s iTunes for the cloud...

Google Movies now available on Motorola Xoom WiFi tablets

06/20/2011, In a tweet from the Official Motorola account, the manufacturer has confirmed that Android Movies is now available on the Motorola Xoom WiFi tablet. This means that Motorola Xoom users will be able to run the Android Market app and rent their movies just...

Ingri:Dahl James: say goodbye to ugly 3D glasses

06/10/2011, I’m sure most of you will know by now how ridiculous people look with cinema-provided 3D glasses during 3D movie screenings. Well, a pair of Norwegian twins decided to put their feet down and come up with an answer to the question, “Why do 3D...

Netflix CEO: “We’re now finally beating BitTorrent”

06/01/2011, Great news if you’re a member of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), the war on illegal downloading of movies is finally in your favor. At the recent D9 Conference this morning, Netflix is helping to beat piracy, according to its CEO,...