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Is "High-Def" Technology Ruining the Look of Classic Films?

John Farr | Posted 05.31.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

This 63-year-old feature looked almost as if it had been shot last week. I was intensely aware of Moira Shearer's heavy make-up and could literally see Anton Walbrook's pores. It was fascinating, hypnotic, but also more than a little distracting.

Bringing the Obama Inauguration to a Theater Near You

Monroe Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Monroe Price

Because extraordinary times require extraordinary measures, here's a suggestion to the Obamites as they engage with a population seeped in the prospect of rapture.

Toshiba May Pull Plug on HD DVD Format

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

TOKYO — Toshiba may pull the plug on its HD DVD business, the Japanese electronics maker said Monday, in what would signal the almost certain de...