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Large LED Screens Replace Green Screens

Large LED Screens Replace Green Screens

Instead of green ccreens some movie studios are using giant LED screens to create backgrounds. These 4K LED video screens can make it seem like the actors are in the rainforest, a space station or a desert. These virtual sets have recently been used in films like...

Indie Movie Theaters Survival In Covid

Indie Movie Theaters Survival In Covid

The movie house business is in dire straights due to the Covid pandemic. Movie theaters have long been fighting fierce competition with razor thin margin. Those indie movie theaters that specialize in smaller independent and foreign films have an even tougher fight...

$1K to BingeWatch 20 Movies

$1K to BingeWatch 20 Movies

If you love Marvel movies and want to make some extra cash, here's a dream gig for you. CableTV.com is looking for someone to binge-watch all 20 Marvel Cinematic Universe Movies back-to-back ahead of next month's release of "Avengers: Endgame." You will binge-watch...

Beautiful Black and White Film 1934

Beautiful Black and White Film 1934

Evelyn Prentice is a 1934 film starring William Powell and Myrna Loy, and featuring Una Merkel and Rosalind Russell in her film debut. The movie was filmed between the original Thin Man and the first of its sequels. The Thin Man series is comedy-mysteries based on the...

Orson Welles’ Unfinished Film Acquired by Netflix

Orson Welles’ Unfinished Film Acquired by Netflix

Orson Welles’ unfinished final film, “The Other Side of the Wind,” is about to be completed. Netflix has acquired global rights to ‘The Other Side of the Wind” and is financing the completion. To complete the film the producers have hired an Academy Award winning...

Filming in Zero Gravity

Filming in Zero Gravity

OK Go, the American Rock band, has another music video that pushes the boundary of physical possibility. This time they are filming in zero gravity. You saw them in our previous post called One Moment Music Video, but this time they're in a plane with zero gravity....

Great 4K TVs under $800

Great 4K TVs under $800

4K TV describes any TV display technology with a total pixel count which is 4 times the final resolution that you’d find in ordinary Full HD TVs It need not have exactly 4,000 or more pixels horizontally. In fact most 4K TVs have a resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 while...