If flashy package design can lure people into eating factory-extruded chemical slurries, why shouldn’t it work to trick junk food addicts into eating a vegetable?
March 06, 2012 | By Sarah C. Rich
The benefits and drawbacks to streaming video
March 02, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Compiling and comparing movie lists
February 29, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Bassist Carol Kaye blazed her own trail, as the only female studio musician to record some of the greatest songs of the ’60s and ’70s
February 28, 2012 | By Kent Hartman
The Oscar-nominated writer tells how he adapted Brian Selznick's bestseller for the screen.
February 24, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
As always, Academy voters have their tendencies, but there's one short this year that stands out among the rest
February 22, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Here's a quick look at the five nominees.
February 17, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Which are the best shorts to watch and which one will take home the award next weekend?
February 15, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Hollywood does romance best in its comedies
February 10, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
When synchronized sound ended the era of silent films, live musicians were no longer hired to play in movie theaters. They fought back with an ad campaign against soulless machines.
February 10, 2012 | By Matt Novak
How Act of Valor is only the latest in a long history of official military involvement in the film industry
February 08, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Why short films still win Oscars.
February 06, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Thankfully, this Super Bowl spectacle never had a wardrobe malfunction
February 03, 2012 | By Matt Novak
The sport was initially fodder for slapstick comedy, but as the technology evolved, so did the way in which filmmakers portrayed the gridiron on the big screen
February 01, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Blockbuster movies often lose out at the Oscars, while winners can't find enough viewers
January 27, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
With over 30 years of experience in the industry, John Adams shares what it takes to make a great Super Bowl advertisement
January 27, 2012 | By Megan Gambino
Who were the winners and losers in yesterday's announcement of the Oscar nominees?
January 25, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
Crediting some stars who preceded Gina Carano on screen
January 20, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
The first Best Picture Oscar winner emerges to help Paramount celebrate its centennial
January 17, 2012 | By Daniel Eagan
History often plays linguistic tricks on us, especially when it comes to rapidly changing technologies
January 17, 2012 | By Matt Novak