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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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    Your Week in Streaming: Artists, Devils, Lovers and More on VOD, and the Best Gay Art Film David Lynch Never Made

    As the summer parade of megaplex fare comes to a close, your weary eyeballs may be in need of some fresh content to view from home. Here's a handpicked roundup of excellent films, new and old, available across various streaming and VOD platforms that you may have missed.

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    Roundup: Best Analyses of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' Purchase of The Washington Post

    Media outlets have been weighing in all week on Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos' $250-million purchase of The Washington Post. Below, a roundup of some of the best analyses of the sale, including various interpreted upsides of the purchase, an NY Times look at the Graham family, who have owned the...

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    Memo to Screenwriters #2: Like E.L. James, You Can Change the Game

    In the 1960s, Marshall McLuhan emphasized the value of message and the medium the message uses over its creator. This idea flies in the face of the modern era’s printed book as the ultimate expression of the writer, who toiled in glorified isolation as the big publishing house distributed it magical...

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    'Pulp Fiction,' 'Kill Bill,' 'Amelie' and Other Miramax Hits Free to Watch, If You're an Amazon Prime Member

    Thanks to a recently sealed deal with Amazon, select Miramax titles, including Tarantino's "Pulp Fiction," "Jackie Brown," "Kill Bill" and "Reservoir Dogs" are now available on Amazon Prime Instant.

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    New CBS Series 'Under the Dome' Now Available to Stream on Amazon Instant Video (TRAILER)

    The critically acclaimed CBS summer series "Under the Dome" -- which nabbed the network very high ratings when it kicked off last Monday -- is now available to stream on Amazon Instant Video.

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