Don’t believe the hype

These Rappers Are Not Rich, Bro Rap is deeply rooted in outspoken, unapologetic braggadocio, but the extravagance that comes with the entertainment is often misleading. The pilot episode of NBC’s The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air premiered on September 10, 1990. Will Smith—the star of the series—was new to acting, but acclaim as a prominent rap artist made […]

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Top 15 List of Business Movies for Entrepreneurs

Coming up with the top business movies for Entrepreneurs recommended watching wasn’t easy, there are a few that are a given, yet some you may wonder why are even on the list… well, for many reasons. Some movies have business lessons while others portray good business ethics and some are just plain inspirational. The Godfather […]

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Set TV next target for antipiracy

Netflix And Amazon Join The Battle Against Kodi Pirates Ian Morris, CONTRIBUTOR   Set TV is a company that offers 500 channels of premium content for $20 per month. But it hasn’t found some startling new revenue stream, it’s showing unauthorized content from broadcasters like Disney, NBC and others according to a lawsuit filed in […]

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Why It Makes Perfect Sense for Netflix and Amazon to Buy Up Movie Theaters

It’s time for some M&A in the theater space. Netflix (NFLX – Get Report) reportedly has shown interest in buying movie theaters. It makes perfect sense. Netflix, or Action Alerts Plus holdingAmazon (AMZN – Get Report) , will buy a national chain of movie theaters, busting the entire tickets, concessions, new movie release paradigm. The theater is not dead, it […]

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Why Big Thinkers Can’t Stop Talking About ‘Black Panther’

Black Panther (Chadwick Boseman), left, and Erik Killmonger (Michael B. Jordan) battle it out in a fight fueled by dueling visions of resource management. MARVEL STUDIOS Academics can’t stop talking about Black Panther. Sure, it’s just a movie. A superhero action movie. But it’s also a movie about an (admittedly fictional) African nation that, in the […]

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‘Black Panther’ Posts Powerful $64M Third Weekend

Marvel Studios’ most-recent entry is the third-fastest film to reach the half-billion mark at the domestic box office. Marvel Studios’ ‘Black Panther’ easily topped the box office in its third weekend in release with $64.7 million in domestic ticket sales. Black Panther continued its box office dominance, topping the domestic weekend box office for the third weekend in […]

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Jack Box Joins Snoop Dogg to Talk All Things Munchie Meal

On the latest episode of GGN, Snoop sits down with the fast food world’s biggest boss to talk collaborating on snacks and ping pong skills. by MERRY JANE Staff With adult-use cannabis finally legal and accessible in the great state of California, we thought we’d do a little celebrating. And like you, we party with red eyes, […]

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How To Get Your Music Into Video Games

  Start Small Former Director of Music Relations for Electronic Arts/EA Sports, and current CEO of Eckhardt Consulting Randy Eckhardt: “Don’t bother trying to meet with top-level people right away,” he suggests. “Seek out smaller developers first, as it certainly helps to show that you’ve had placement before. The current expansion into online social games that […]

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Choose An Eye And See What Your Subconscious Mind Reveals About You

The saying goes, the eyes are the window to the soul. Some phrase it as “the eyes are the mirror to the soul.” The eyes are perhaps our most important sense of all, our connection to the visual reality we live in. But different people see things even visually completely differently: we create our own […]

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Marvel’s Inhumans’ long, difficult road to television, explained

For Marvel, it’s been a struggle turning Inhumans into a mainstream superhero team. The underlying lesson of every Marvel superhero story is to never give up. Spider-Man pinned under a crumbling building? Don’t give up. Kitty Pryde trapped in an intergalactic bullet hurtling through space? Don’t give up. The Avengers fighting Chitauri forces while locked […]

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