Say What Now? Man Allegedly Set Girlfriend on Fire with Accelerant and Cigarette, Then Bought a Bus Ticket to Mexico

A Florida woman suffered burns on over 99 percent of her body and is not expected to survive her injuries. Her boyfriend, Noe Jimenez-Cortes, allegedly purposefully set her on fire before buying a bus ticket to Mexico. The 40-year-old has … Read more…

Amazon India Bought the Biggest Films When Cinemas Were Closed. As They Reopen, How Will the Streamer Adapt?

Amazon Prime Video’s India service, like their streaming rivals Netflix and Disney Plus Hotstar, have enjoyed the benefits of acquiring theatrical titles with cinemas closed. But as the country’s movie theaters prepare to reopen, what’s Amazon’s next play for feature … Read more…

The Secret Service bought phone location data, dodging the need for a warrant

A newly released Secret Service document confirms that U.S. law enforcement has been purchasing phone location data gathered from popular apps — soundly circumventing the need for a warrant. Obtained by Motherboard through a Freedom of Information Act request, the … Read more…

Film News Roundup: Johnny Depp Drama ‘Waiting for the Barbarians’ Bought by Goldwyn

In today’s film news roundup, “Waiting for the Barbarians,” “Don’t Tell a Soul” and “Daddy Issues” get distribution and the African American Film Critics Association is launching a virtual Strong Summer 2020 programming slate. ACQUISITIONS Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired … Read more…