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Netflix's recipe for success includes 'secret sauce' spiced with Silicon Valley savvy

Jun. 08, 2024 07:41 AM EDT

LOS GATOS, Calif. (AP) — Although its video streaming service sparkles with a Hollywood sheen, Netflix still taps its roots in Silicon Valley to stay a step ahead of traditional TV and movie studios. The Los Gatos, California, company, based more than 300 miles away from Hollywood,...

George Lucas to receive honorary Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival

Apr. 09, 2024 12:01 PM EDT

George Lucas will receive an honorary Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival next month, festival organizers announced Tuesday. Lucas will be honored at the closing ceremony to the 77th French film festival on May 25. He joins a short list of those to receive honorary Palmes. Last...

Alley Theatre in Texas puts on Thornton Wilder's last, unfinished play, 'The Emporium'

Apr. 03, 2024 11:22 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For Kirk Lynn, it was like a scene from “Raiders of the Lost Ark.” He was in a library at Yale, nervously opening three bankers boxes. Inside were hundreds of pages of an unknown and unfinished play by the great playwright Thornton Wilder. “My face just...