iOS app Android app

The Social Network

What Will Win The Golden Globe For Best Motion Picture, Drama?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

It's a wide open field this year, with no one film pulling away from the others. 'Inception,' Christopher Nolan's psycho sci-fi thriller started out i...

Golden Globe Nominations Announced

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — "The King's Speech" is precisely the kind of film that has long appealed to awards voters: It's historical, focuses on royalty, de...

Mark Zuckerberg -- Our First Millennial CEO

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jose Antonio Vargas

Like all influential and complex entrepreneurs, Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg is many things to many people. But he is, first and foremost, our young century's first Millennial CEO.

Our Big Facebook Profile: Some More Thoughts on The Social Network

Alex Pasternack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Alex Pasternack

In the wilds of Facebook, anxiety about what's real is the background noise that is so prevalent you never really notice it. If the film inspires questions about how it represents reality, The Social Network is not just about Facebook: it's just like Facebook.

'The Social Network' Wins The Weekend

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Movie fans are spending some face time with a story about the founders of Facebook. "The Social Network," director David Fincher'...

Aaron Sorkin: Natalie Portman Gossiped Harvard To Help With 'Social Network' | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

In The Social Network, Mark Zuckerberg (Jesse Eisenberg) models Facebook on Harvard's legendary final clubs, private groups made up of some of the sch...

Facebook's Nemeses On What's True In 'The Social Network'

BusinessWeek | Brad Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The Winklevoss brothers have just joined a Bloomberg Businessweek reporter for a screening of David Fincher's taut and suspenseful film The Social Net...

Jesse Eisenberg Says He's A Lot Like Mark Zuckerberg: 'Uncomfortable' | MANDY STADTMILLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A native New Yorker, Eisenberg sympathizes with the tech visionary he plays [in The Social Network], even though he's never met his subject (the tycoo...

'Facebook Movie' An 'Act Of Cold-Blooded Revenge' | Nicholas Carlson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

According to sources -- sources who despise Mark Zuckerberg and sources who admire him -- the only reason The Accidental Billionaires exists is becaus...

"The Social Network" Screenwriter Sorkin And Actors Discuss Film At Stanford

Stanford Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

"The Social Network" tells the story of how Facebook founders Mark Zuckerberg (Jesse Eisenberg), now the youngest billionaire in the world, and his bu...

The Social Network: It's All About the Girls, Stupid!

Kavita N. Ramdas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kavita N. Ramdas

In the world Mark Zuckerberg and his friends inhabit in the movie, "getting girls" seems to be the dominant motivating force for just about everything. Perhaps that is the reality of life of young men in college in the United States in the 21st century. Really?

What I Got From 'The Social Network'

Alex Hibbert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alex Hibbert

This concept of being creative in terms of your life direction is undeniably inspiring, but I was not sure exactly what message the actor was trying to convey.

'The Social Network' Movie Is Just As Brutal As Zuckerberg Feared

AllThingsD | Peter Kafka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

It's hard to feel sorry for a billionaire. But here I am, feeling bad for Mark Zuckerberg. If you see the "The Social Network", you're probably going ...

David Pogue Makes Technology Seem Simpler

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Danny Groner

As the intersection between media and politics has become clearer, so too has the blending of technology and culture. And Pogue's at the forefront of this movement.

Battle Of The Social Networks For Book Lovers

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Social networks can bring people together and even fuel revolutions. From Twitter to Facebook, from Orkut to Myspace, social networks online have link...

The Social Network That Made Me Sick

Christina Patterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Christina Patterson

On Saturday night, I saw a lonely young man who was under a great deal of stress. He was scruffy. He wore a hoodie. He looked dazed. He looked confuse...


Michael Vazquez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Michael Vazquez

by Michael Vazquez Two weeks after the close of the New York Film Festival, herewith, my first posting, by way of random notes on thirty-nine films: ...

Facebook Movie's First Review Is OUT

AllThingsD | Kara Swisher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Apparently, the review is in--only one review, so far--but it's a corker. Although "The Social Network," the Columbia Pictures movie about the orig...

What Would Movies Do Without Cell Phones?

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Is setting a movie in the pre-Internet, pre-cell phone era a storytelling shortcut -- or a storytelling challenge?

The Social Network Is Not Factual, but It Is a Realistic Portrayal of Mark Zuckerberg

Martin Varsavsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Martin Varsavsky

The Social Network is a caricature, but sometimes caricatures do capture the essence of a person, and in the case of The Social Network, the caricature works.

Corporate Execs Beware! Social Media Can Destroy Your Executive Brand!

Mark Pasetsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Pasetsky

Social networks offer fantastic ways to stay in touch with friends, build your network and grow your executive brand in a positive way. But they can can also destroy your executive brand.

Is 'The Social Network' Changing People's Opinions Of Facebook? | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

That movie about Facebook -- more formally known as "The Social Network" -- appears to be changing people's attitudes about the real website....

Meet Armie Hammer From The Social Network

The Daily Truffle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
The Daily Truffle

He is 6'5″, 220 pounds, but there is only one of him! Last year we spied this new comer on Gossip Girl as Gabriel Edwards - a ponzi-scheming boyfri...

'Social Network' Wins Again As Heigl Disappoints

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Movie fans have bookmarked the Facebook drama "The Social Network" as their weekend favorite. David Fincher's saga about personal...

Catfish: Fears of Facebook's Creepy Country

Alexandra Juhasz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Alexandra Juhasz

While Catfish presents as a convincingly real fake-documentary (currently awaiting its BIG reveal), I'd suggest that it is even more interesting to th...