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U.K. FILM CENSORS TO EXPAND VIDEO REACH

July 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Britain’s film censorship board intends to begin rating home video categories that have previously been exempt from them. Describing its policy change as a “technical adjustment” to the U.K. Video Recordings Act, The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) said that it would now include music videos, historical documentaries and sports videos in its purview. […]

SPIDER-MAN VIDEOS POSTED ON YOUTUBE

June 11, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

In advance of Sony’s release of The Amazing Spider-Man on July 3, the studio has posted on YouTube not only a trailer but also more than 20 minutes of behind-the-scenes footage, much of which features star Andrew Garfield hanging from wires (which will be erased digitally) and doing his own stunts. Six separate videos have […]

HOW SHY WAS TEEN TV SENSATION REALLY?

March 26, 2012 by · 15 Comments 

A teenaged opera singer who was described by the TMZ website as “Susan Boyle 2.0” may have been repackaged — or may have repackaged himself — to achieve the maximum effect on Saturday’s telecast of Britain’s Got Talent. Seventeen-year-old Jonathan Antoine wandered onto the stage looking much like an obese Tiny Tim, except for a […]