GMC TV Changes Name to UP to Reflect Programming

LOS ANGELES (AP) — First it was Gospel Music Channel, then it became GMC when it expanded beyond music programming. Now the cable channel said it’s changing its name again, but not its identity. Beginning Saturday, the 8-year-old channel will be reintroduced as UP. Don’t call it a “rebranding,” said Charles Humbard, the channel’s president […]

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New On DVD/Blu-ray This Week: The Dark Knight Rises, Up, Star Trek: The Next Generation

The Dark Knight Rises ‘The Dark Knight Rises‘ arrives this holiday season onto Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Download from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group. In the epic conclusion to filmmaker Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight trilogy, Gotham City is threatened by the masked terrorist Bane, forcing Batman to return from an eight-year absence […]

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Oscar Winners On Demand Now: The Hurt Locker & More

As we bask in the post-Oscar glow of The Hurt Locker winning its bounty of Academy Awards and shutting out the overblown Avatar in most of its categories, perhaps now you’re interested in actually seeing the films that won these trophies. Fortunately, you can check out that Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best […]

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Live Report from the Academy Awards

Tonight’s the night. In about half an hour, the 82nd Annual Academy Awards will start broadcasting live from Hollywood, California. There are many, many attractive people here, and out on the red carpet, Avatar star Sam Worthington made a point to tell the entire crowd that “this is f-ing unbelievable.” I’m sitting here live in […]

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