Daily News

Fiennes wows Berlinale Fest with Coriolanus

| February 15, 2011 | Leave a comment

Over the weekend the Weinsteins snatched up US distribute rights to Ralph Fiennes’ Coriolanus, updating Shakespeare in terms of a contemporary political thriller. That preemptive buy, made well in advance of last night’s premiere, confirms Harvey is savvy and prescient as ever. THR‘s critic Ray Bennett says Coriolanus is... (Read More)

Amazing Spider-Man is Amazing

| February 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

Superspidersize Me Press Release: Columbia Pictures announced today that the title of the next Spider-Man film will be The Amazing Spider-Man. The studio simultaneously released a photo of Andrew Garfield as Spider-Man, the first shot of Garfield in the famous full mask and suit. The film, which is now... (Read More)

Price Waterhouse Cooper Key Stats

| February 14, 2011 | Leave a comment

450,000+ number of ballots counted by PwC in 77 years on the job. 2,575 number of winners’ envelopes stuffed since the envelope system was introduced in 1941. 1,700 ‚Äúperson-hours‚Äù it takes the PwC team every year to count and verify the ballots by hand. 77 number of years PwC... (Read More)

Friends of the Revolution: Facebook in the news

| February 14, 2011 | Leave a comment

Is it possible Facebook might inspire people as much as a radio speech? hey, Mubarak. Stealing a million dollars isn’t cool. You know what’s even less cool? Stealing billions of dollars. You don’t get 80 Million Friends by blocking the internet. Last night’s 60 Minutes interview with Wael Ghonim,... (Read More)

Taxi Driver 35th Anniversary DVD & Blu-ray

| February 14, 2011 | 2 Comments

Nominated for 4 Oscars — Robert De Niro, Best Actor; Jodie Foster, Best Supporting Actress; Bernard Herrmann, Best Original Score; and Best Picture — Taxi Driver of course won nothing the year Rocky was the movie you feel. A rare disconnect when Best Director and Best Picture nominations only... (Read More)