The Top Five War Films of All Time

In this article, I will discuss the top five war movies of all time. Before I begin, let me quickly go over the “rules”. A war movie is a movie that takes place largely in the context of a historical war.

How to Make a Short Film – Script (Part 1)

In a short film you have a limited time to develop your characters and even less time to create complex plots, so the simpler the better. There is no one rule on how to make the best short film script, however originality is key, and the way your audience interprets your material is what is going to determine your success.

Heroes’ Cancellation – Wasted Potential

Heroes has been canceled after having shown so much promise. In this article, I discuss what went wrong and discuss some of the positive qualities that will be missed.

Beat the Heat With Sweet Indoor Entertainment

What are the hot entertainment shows for the summer? Read on to find out just what is on so you can get a feel for the summer TV blockbusters.

Bose 321 GS-GSX Review Part I – Why Buy?

The Bose 321 GS/GSX home entertainment unit is an entry level home theater system that wouldn’t be a letdown if you’ve acquired one. Setting up the system is simple, designed to be user friendly and this aspect has been receiving praises.

Remembering the Golden Age of Hollywood

The Golden Age of Hollywood is said to have begun in the late 1920’s, during the end of the silent film era, and continued through the late 1950’s. The 1927 release of The Jazz Singer signaled an end to silent films and box office receipts started to climb. This new surge in film popularity gave Hollywood enough momentum for three decades of successful filmmaking.

Satellite TV Offers Entertainment in Spanish and Other Languages Too

It’s pretty unanimous that satellite TV offers more value for entertainment than pretty much anything else. But the main assumption is that you understand and prefer to watch your TV in English. Admittedly, most packages target native English speakers, but there are also many packages that target those who want entertainment broadcast to them in their native tongue. There are even packages available that give you access to shows from your native country.

Watching Your Favorite Down-South Movies on Satellite TV

When it comes to lazing away on summer days, you might be compelled to choose some classic entertainment. Whether it’s a day of going swimming followed by lemonade or a favorite film on television, there’s something great and relaxing about having time during summer to just kick back and not worry quite as much.

The Hollywood Studio System During the Golden Age

During the Golden Age of Hollywood, five major studios (also known as the Big Five) were the top profiting studios within the film industry. MGM held the top spot for eleven years (1931-1941), with 20th Century Fox firmly in second place. Paramount profited very substantially during the early sound era (1928-1930) and after a slow period during the 1930’s climbed back to profitability during the booming 1940’s. Warner Brothers and RKO Radio Pictures remained stable until the late 1940’s when RKO began to decline.

Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star – Hollywood Star, That Is

You might think that to become a working actor in Hollywood, all you have to do is become really good and then send out your headshots. Well on the surface, that is what everyone in the business will tell you. But what they won’t tell you is stuff they don’t even know…about themselves…their own process for choosing actors that they themselves aren’t even aware of.

New Satellite TV Science Programming Targets Younger Generations With Celebrities

Even though you might not realize it, Morgan Freeman has probably taught you something in the recent past. While many may be scratching their heads and wondering if there was some encoded message in the last Freeman flick they saw, the real logic behind the statement is a little more obvious. Whether at the recommendation of a friend, in the office, at school, or just while flipping through satellite TV channels, many people have seen one of the educational or scientific programs he’s been involved with without even realizing it. Now, for even more information from Freeman, fans and scientists alike will be able to tune into his new contemplative program on the Science Channel.

An Animated Al Pacino in the Spotlight on Satellite TV

Al Pacino fans can be excused for wanting their money back after seeing a film with a mellow Al. Should he be allowed to flex his acting chops as he will, playing Shakespearean characters or other subtle dramatic parts? Of course: the thing is, Pacino has given fans so many opportunities to see the high-strung, animated Al that this version is often the most requested. Here are five HD films playing on satellite TV that deliver the animated Al Pacino in spades.