Category Archives: Touchstone

Thoughts During Movies: The Hundred Foot Journey Edition

Distributed by Touchstone, The Hundred Foot Journey was released in theaters this weekend. It’s been a while since I’ve done this, but I had a lot of thoughts during this film, so I had to let you into my brain … Continue reading

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Should Disney sell the Touchstone Label

In the early 1980′s the Walt Disney Studios found it could make money with PG movies like Never Cry Wolf, Condorman, and Tron. The only problem was the heat they were taking for tarnishing the ‘Disney’ name with the more … Continue reading

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DVD Review: The Tempest

As someone who has never had the opportunity to read Shakespeare’s final masterpiece, “The Tempest“, I jumped at the chance to watch and review the modern retelling of it on Blu-Ray. Released this September by Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, … Continue reading

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Who Sued Roger Rabbit?

Remember the legal wrangling over Winnie the Pooh?  That kept lawyers employed for decades.  But that’s old news.  The news these days, especially in legal circles, is about Roger Rabbit.  From Reuters/Hollywood Reporter comes this report on the fight between … Continue reading

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Viacom Takes the Lead in Planning a New Pay TV Channel

A couple years back, Sumner Redstone’s National Amusements split Viacom (parent company of Paramount Pictures) from CBS.  Now it looks like Viacom and CBS will compete in one more area. Kenneth LiMon reports for Reuters/Nielsen. Sumner Redstone’s Viacom Inc will … Continue reading

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