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Nostalgia eats itself in ‘Ready Player One’

First things first: I had a good time watching Ready Player One. As promised, the movie feels like a chance for Steven Spielberg to return to his roots as a blockbuster filmmaker, and to take all the

Ava DuVernay will direct a ‘New Gods’ movie for DC

A Wrinkle in Time director Ava DuVernay is closing a deal with Warner Brothers to direct a movie based on DC’s New Gods comics. The news was first reported in Deadline, and DuVernay seemed to co

Warner Bros. is pre-registering people for its Westworld game

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment is capitalizing on the wildly successful Westworld experience at South by Southwest and offering pre-registration for its upcoming mobile game — based on H

Facebook and Warner Music ink recorded and published music deal for videos and messages

Just weeks after signing a large licensing deal with leading indy label representative ICE, Facebook has continued its march into the world of music with the news that it has now added Warner Music Gr

Time Warner will be fine even if the AT&T acquisition doesn’t go through

Time Warner will be fine even if the government blocks the bid from AT&T to buy the company. That's the word from John Martin, the free-wheeling chief executive of Time Warner subsidiary Turner In

Hulu and Steven Spielberg are bringing back ‘Animaniacs’

Hulu will be resurrecting 90s animated cartoon hit Animaniacs. Yes, Yakko, Wakko and Dot Animaniacs, from the 90s. In this bizarre twist, which is probably designed to activate some kind of nostalgia

‘Justice League’ looks ugly and rushed, but I liked it anyway

Justice League, the DC cinematic universe’s answer to The Avengers, is finally here. It comes at the end of a terrific year for superhero movies. Logan was genuinely great, while Wonder Woman&#8

They turned ‘Rampage’ into a movie (and here’s the first trailer)

Remember Rampage? It was a classic Midway arcade game (perhaps the greatest arcade game) where you got to bash cities to rubble while playing as a giant gorilla, lizard or wolf. (Let's be real though:

‘Blade Runner 2049’ doesn’t quite match the original, but that’s okay

If there’s a classic science fiction movie that absolutely doesn’t need a sequel, it’s Blade Runner. After all, how could a second film improve on the original’s depiction of f

Apple and Hollywood said to continue talks around early digital movie rentals

Movie studios including Warner Bros . and Universal Pictures continue to hold talks with Apple and Comcast about plans to introduce premium digital rentals for new movies only a few weeks after their

Boomerang launches a $5 per month cartoon streaming service

Time Warner’s Turner and Warner Bros. have joined the now-crowded market of subscription-based streaming services with the launch of Boomerang, a $5 per month service that streams both classic

IMAX and Warner Bros. to create VR experiences based on Justice League films

The upcoming Justice League movie looks very bad, based on its new trailer – in fact, it could be mistaken for its own parody film. That’s not stopping Warner Bros . from exploring all possibl

Warner Bros partners with Google & others to promote “Fantastic Beasts” with mobile spells, VR & more

You can now cast Harry Potter spells from your Android phone, thanks to Google and Warner Bros. Pictures, who have teamed up to promote the new movie, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.&#

Of course Hollywood is working on a Tinder movie

It’s not quite Steve Jobs or The Social Network. Think Friends With Benefits. The writing team behind that 2011 Justin Timberlake/Mila Kunis vehicle has been given the early thumbs-up from Warner Br

What this year’s M&A activity tells us about media and entertainment

With Dalian Wanda Group's $3.5 billion acquisition of Legendary Entertainment in January, this year's media and entertainment M&A activity kicked off with a bang that hasn't slowed down. Comcast's

Netflix Inks Exclusive U.S. Online Rights To Warner Bros 2012-13 Drama Shows Including Revolution, The Following And The West Wing

The latest skirmish in the ongoing battle between pay-TV and over-the-top providers to woo customers by building the most alluring content ecosystems has been won by Netflix. The on-demand streaming v

Amazon’s Exclusive Deal With Turner And Warner Bros. Brings Two Top TNT Shows To Amazon Instant Video

Following <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/12/13/amazon-puts-instant-video-on-iphone-and-ipod-touch-cloud-player-music-on-roku-and-samsung-smart-tvs/">last week's move</a> to bring its Inst

AnyClip Partners With Warner Bros., Ramps Up Video Monetization Efforts

On the heels of inking a <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/10/04/anyclip-brings-thousands-of-full-films-movie-clips-to-dailymotion/">deal with DailyMotion</a>, <a href="http://www.crunchbase.c

How Space Jam’s Website Went Viral. Space Jam’s 1996 Website, That Is.

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/screen-shot-2010-12-31-at-11-43-41-am.png" alt="" /> A couple of days ago Reddit user <a target="_blank" href="http://jeffubelhor.wordpress

More Warner Catalog TV Shows Come To Netflix: Nip/Tuck, Veronica Mars And More

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/nip-tuck.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.warnerbros.com/">Warner Bros.</a> and <a href="http://netflix.com">Netflix</a> this mornin
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