Gravitas Ventures & Broad Green Recruit Three War Films Including ‘Citizen Soldier’

EXCLUSIVE: Gravitas Ventures, in partnership with Broad Green Pictures, has acquired global rights to the war drama Citizen Soldier, with Gravitas handling global VOD and Broad Green handling domestic Blu-ray and DVD release.
Gravitas and Broad Green have also acquired the upcoming Vietnam War drama Danger Close starring Sam Worthington, currently in production and set for release in 2017, and the 2014 Afghanistan War docu The Hornet’s Nest, also directed by Salzberg and…

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Writers Guild Blasts Peter Thiel for Bankrolling Gawker Suit

The Writers Guild of America East has blasted Peter Thiel for attempting to put Gawker Media out of business by bankrolling Hulk Hogan’s lawsuit. The guild has also demanded that the Silicon Valley billionaire reveal any other similar legal actions against the digital media site. “It is imperative that the public know the extent of… Read more »

I’m For Bernie

My vote doesn’t count. I live in California, one of the last primary states. Clinton is gonna win the nomination, Sanders’s success is mathematically impossible. As for a convention fight… That hasn’t worked out too well in the past. But I’d be much happier if Bernie was the candidate. You just can’t trust Hillary. AND […]

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Who’s Dominating the Clinton-Sanders California Primary? Donald Trump.

Donald Trump says he’d “love to debate Bernie.” Bernie Sanders says they should do it “in the biggest stadium possible.” A Trump-Sanders match up would be an unprecedented meeting between two presidential candidates of opposite parties before their respective conventions, and while it may not even happen, the very idea of it speaks to the… Read more »

Full 2015-16 TV Season Series Rankings: ‘Blindspot’, ‘Life In Pieces’ & ‘Quantico’ Lead Newcomers

CBS finished No. 1 in the 18-49 demographic for the second time in the last four years which. And, if you attended CBS’ upfront presentation last week, you’ve heard the one about CBS winning the season in overall audience for the eighth consecutive season and 13th time in 14 years, with an average of  10.9 million viewers.
Last year, when NBC won the season in the key 18-49 demo thanks to Super Bowl XLIX, CBS suggested removing Super Bowl from the equation, which would…

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Watch: Amy Schumer, Ferret-Loving Jake Gyllenhaal Spoof ‘Catfish’

Amy Schumer is the latest catfish victim in a new episode of “Inside Amy Schumer.” In a spoof of MTV’s “Catfish,” titled “Katfish,” Schumer brings in a knock-off Nev Schulman and Max Joseph after she believes a man she met in a chat room for ferret fanatics is posing as Jake Gyllenhaal. “He’s been telling… Read more »