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‘The Interview’ Is Now On Netflix Instant

'The Interview' Now On Netflix: Glad You Didn't Pay?

The Interview Netflix Instant release is here! Subscribers got a surprise on Saturday when the company sent out an email showing that the controversial Seth Rogen comedy is now available for streaming. The film’s embattled history made world headlines after a group of hackers going by the name Guardians of Peace (GoP) demanded that Sony… Read more »

‘The Interview’ Box Office Hits $1M Opening Day

'The Interview' Box Office Good Or Bad?

The Interview box office numbers are in, at least for opening day, and after getting a much smaller than expected 331-theater release, the controversial Seth Rogen comedy grossed $1 million. It’s worth noting that this in no way reflects online sales. According to a report from CNN, whether the release was good or bad depends… Read more »

‘The Interview': Russia Backs North Korea, Says Film Is ‘Scandalous’

Sony Hacks

The hacking of Sony Studios, allegedly committed by North Korea in response to the impending release of Sony’s film The Interview, starring Seth Rogen and James Franco, is being fully backed by Russia. The plot of The Interview involves the CIA asking Rogen and Franco’s characters to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong-un when they… Read more »

‘The Interview’ Declined By Apple: Are They Afraid Of Threats?

'The Interview' opens in select theaters.

The Interview has been the most discussed film of the year thanks to the Sony hacks. The film was scheduled to be released nationwide on December 25. Sony then backed off due to threats, but have recently said The Interview will play in select theaters on Christmas day. The hotly anticipated film has also been… Read more »

Sony Hack: ‘Pineapple Express 2’ Almost Happened

Pineapple Express 2

A new Sony hack reveals that Pineapple Express 2 was in the works. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the studio had several projects in the works, and one of them was the long-awaited sequel Pineapple Express 2. The studio was hoping to make a sequel to the 2008 hit starring Seth Rogen and James Franco,… Read more »