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KODAK GETS GO-AHEAD TO END NAMING DEAL WITH HLYD. THEATER

February 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The Eastman Kodak Company, which has been married to Hollywood virtually from the dawn of motion pictures themselves, is severing one of its final ties, by removing its name from the building that has been the site of the annual Oscar awards telecast for the last ten years. The company received permission from a New […]

KODAK’S MOMENT MAY BE OVER IN HOLLYWOOD

February 2, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The Eastman Kodak Company, whose iconic brand name once appeared in the credits of virtually every motion picture released in Hollywood, appears to be slowly fading to black, the victim of the modern digital age when film is being replaced by digital recording and cameras by mobile phones. Now, the familiar announcer’s intonation “Live from […]

OSCAR MAY LEAVE HOLLYWOOD

January 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Hollywood’s biggest annual event may be leaving Hollywood. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is considering moving the annual Oscars ceremony from the Kodak Theatre to the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. The Reporter noted that uprooting the Oscars from its venue over the past decade would […]