Business

Goodbye HMV and thanks for all of the friends!!

HMV in receivership, stores to close by April 30 Friday marked the beginning of the end for heavily-indebted music retailer HMV. An Ontario Superior Court of Justice approved an application filed by HUK 10 Ltd., a subsidiary of the British […]

This is good news as we don’t get Hulu in Canada. I was worried it was all going there. Thanks Netflix!!

Jerry Seinfeld Ditches Crackle for Netflix, New ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’ Coming Late 2017 Jerry Seinfeld is taking “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” on the road to Netflix. The talk series, which had previously debuted new episodes on Sony’s […]

It was a really bad year for people who love good movies – because there weren’t that many – but Hollywood is still making big bank.

Hollywood’s record box office belies studios’ falling profits Hollywood is headed toward another record year at the box office thanks to a lineup of blockbuster films, such as the private lives of pets and foul-mouthed superheroes. But while projections of […]

Smart, smart move. Well done, Netflix!!

Netflix makes movies, TV shows available offline Netflix subscribers can now download shows and movies to watch during a flight, when travelling by car or at any other time their access to the internet is limited. The download option was […]

Hopefully they can figure it all out easily.

Prince’s Business Affairs Were Reported To Be Chaotic Before His Death Prince’s business empire lacked control before his death, and now his relatives and lawyers are left scrambling to pick up the pieces. Sources close to the singer tell TMZ […]

This is the business of music.

Paul McCartney is re-acquiring The Beatles’ catalog Paul McCartney has begun the process of re-acquiring The Beatles’ catalog three decades after it was purchased by Michael Jackson. As Billboard explains, the U.S. Copyright Act of 1976 affords songwriters the ability […]

Just so you know…

U2’s ‘Songs’ Arrives, But Giveaway Model Will Push Back Its Billboard 200 Debut While U2 surprised the music world by releasing its new album, Songs of Innocence, today as a free download to iTunes Store account holders and for streaming […]

I hope they do at least two more IRON MAN films!!

Robert Downey Jr. Confirms The Future Of Iron Man 4 It was just last year that Robert Downey Jr. signed a contract extension with Marvel Studios, confirming him for appearances in both The Avengers: Age of Ultron and the inevitable […]

Good, now get back to work!!

‘Big Bang Theory’ stars get huge raises, break stand-off The stars of CBS’ The Big Bang Theory just got an explosive pay raise. After their contract negotiations collectively delayed production of the top-rated CBS comedy, actors Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki […]

Get it done!!

No ‘Big Bang’ until they work out the bucks The Big Bang Theory delayed the scheduled start of Season 8 production Wednesday as actors and producing studio Warner Bros. discuss new pacts. “Due to ongoing contract negotiations, production on The […]