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    Amazon Close to Closing Deal on Pilots From Whit Stillman, Marc Forster

    Following in the digital footsteps of Netflix, Hulu and a growing list of others, Amazon Studios is close to moving forward with three new pilots for original series.

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    Whit Stillman Writing/Directing ‘Cosmopolitan’ For Amazon Studios; Moving His Jane Austen Movie Idea Into Novel Form

    Is Amazon Studios the next Netflix? Not quite, but it’s not for lack of trying and some have already called them a Hollywood threat. Lots of stuff is cooking over there: the John Goodman-starring political comedy “Alpha House,” Nicolas Winding Refn’s “Barbarella;” even the “Zombieland” series may po...

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    Where to Stream Ten of the Year's Best Films

    It's late-December so all you'll be hearing for the next few months will be "12 Years a Slave" this and "Gravity" that -- but there were other great movies made in 2013 too, you know. And you can stream ten of them now on Netflix, Amazon and Fandor.

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    5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (and Film Fans) Must Read: Amazon Talks Drones, Top Indies in iTunes and More

    Amazon said it plans to introduce Prime Air drones to provide 30 minute delivery, cinematographers to follow on social media and more tech news for filmmakers and film fans.

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    Amazon Drone Roundup: Jeff Bezos' Amazing Video Revealed on '60 Minutes,' Could It Happen? (VIDEO)

    The big news of Sunday was Amazon's announcement of its planned Prime Air shipping system, where truly futuristic drone flying machines pick up a given customer's merchandise, packaged in a yellow industrial tupperware-style box, and drop it at the customer's door step. Amazon is boasting on its web...

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    5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (and Film Fans) Must Read: Amazon Gets 'Spring Breakers,' Crowdfunding Ebert Doc and More

    Amazon.com has formed an exclusive multi-year content licensing agreement with indie distributor A24, Steve James and Martin Scorsese are crowd funding a new documentary about Roger Ebert and more tech news for filmmakers and film fans.

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    Despite Overzealous Attempts to Be Timely, Amazon Original Series 'Betas' Is a Solid Tech World Comedy

    Check out our review of "Betas," Amazon's second original series set in the world of Silicon Valley startups.

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    Will Its Mild Debut Comedy Series 'Alpha House' Make Enough of a Splash for Amazon Studios?

    Both Netflix and Amazon turned to D.C. for their first big ventures into original programming. What better signal of your substance and relevance (if not, perhaps, your youthful appeal) than to skewer the world of American politics in your inaugural series?

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    Amazon's First Two Original Series, 'Alpha House' and 'Betas,' to Premiere in November (TRAILERS)

    Amazon is officially entering the original content ring this month, with its first two series landing November premiere dates. "Alpha House," starring John Goodman, Cynthia Nixon, Amy Sedaris and Wanda Sykes, among others, premieres November 15; "Betas," starring Joe Dinicol, Karan Soni, Jon Daly, C...

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    Amazon Greenlights Three New TV Pilots from Roman Coppola, Jason Schwartzman, Jill Soloway and More

    Amazon Prime Instant has greenlit three enticing comedy pilots. Oscar nominee Roman Coppola, Jason Schwartzman, Emmy nominee and Sundance winner Jill Soloway and more are cooking up some potential new series.

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