Tag Archives: Amazon Inc.

Music in Film: The Impossible and Life of Pi

Who knew that a giant tsunami and being shipwrecked with a tiger would inspire such great music? Given that the world is supposed to be ending on Friday, now seemed like an interesting time to look at survival epics. So this entry of Spotlight on Scores will analyze two scores[...]

Actress sues Amazon for posting her true age and ethnicity on IMDB

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: An unnamed actress of Asian descent has filed a $1 million lawsuit against Amazon.com, charging that the online retailer used personal detail from her secure profile as a retail customer and leaked it (specifically, her age and her real name) to its own subsidiary,[...]

Debbie Harry and Blondie have a new album

HollywoodNews.com: Debbie Harry and Blondie are trying something new. They’re releasing an album on September 13th without a record label. “Panic of Girls” is coming out on amazon. Amazon isn’t a record label, it’s a retailer. But unlike Wal Mart, Target or Best Buy, it’s only online. There are no[...]

Lady Gaga feels digital album is worth 99 cents

HollywoodNews.com: Lady Gaga had no problem with her digital album being sold for 99 cents on Amazon because she feels that is what it was worth. Gaga admitted that the price is something she appreciates Amazon doing, states the Wall Street Journal. “It’s invisible. It’s in space … I applaud a[...]

Tina Fey’s “Bossypants” nears top of Amazon bestseller list

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: Comedienne Tina Fey has shown her talent once again with the success of “Bossypants”, a memoir that released on April 5th. The book is currently ranked #4 on Amazon and has spent 33 days on the Amazon Top 100. Says Kevin Nguyen’s “Amazon Best Books[...]

James Cameron releases “A Message from Pandora”

HollywoodNews.com: “Avatar” creator James Cameron’s short new documentary “A Message from Pandora,” casts a timely spotlight on an epic battle to stop the massive Belo Monte Dam in the heart of Brazil’s Amazon Rainforest. The twenty-minute short, a real-life “Avatar” story, was released this week as a special feature on[...]

Susan Boyle makes music history again with “The Gift”

HollywoodNews.com: Record-breaking Susan Boyle has made music history again by becoming the first female artist ever to have the double Number 1 album spot in the US and UK twice in less than 12 months. The only other act to have achieved this in the history of music were the Beatles[...]

Track Listing for “Deathly Hallows” Soundtrack Released

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Details for the motion picture soundtrack for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 have been released, and Amazon has a beautifully packaged collector’s edition of which only 10,000 copies will be sold, beginning December 21. The soundtrack contains 26 tracks and was performed by[...]

Gareth Edwards’ “Monsters” releases alternative poster

HollywoodNews.com: Gareth Edwards’ “Monsters” has just released a new alternative poster for the sci-fi film that hits Video On Demand, iTunes, Xbox Live, Playstation Marketplace, Amazon and Vudu on September 24 and theaters on October 29th. Six years ago NASA discovered the possibility of alien life within our solar system. A[...]

Brian De Palma circling serial killer thriller “Toyer”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: I love the fact that on Alfred Hitchcock’s birthday, and on Friday the 13th no less, we have news that noted Hitchcock enthusiast Brian De Palma might be working again … and soon. De Palma last tested audiences with the critically panned “Redacted” in 2007, but was coming[...]