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UNIVERSAL’S NEW STAGE MAY HALT “RUNAWAY PRODUCTION”

December 8, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Universal Studios has unveiled a $4.5-million “virtual stage” that includes a 40×80 green screen that effectively will allow actors to perform “on location” without having to leave the studio. The huge screen allows actors to appear against background footage that is inserted digitally. In reporting on the new stage, the Los Angeles Times observed today […]

WILL TRON BE TROUNCED AGAIN?

December 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Converting a popular videogame into a movie has always been a dicey proposition. Now, reports indicate that the 3D sequel to Disney’s Tron, a movie about videogames that was released in 1982 — before such things ever arrived in the home — may find itself inheriting the failed legacy of the original. According to the […]