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The Interview

Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015

Almost two months after the hack heard 'round the world, James Franco is trying and ready to move past "The Interview."

The restless, multi-hyphenate artist has made a noble attempt to refocus his attentions. Franco has three movies playing in Park...

Monday, Jan. 5, 2015

Sony Corp.'s top corporate executive on Monday condemned the recent hacking assault against its film division, saying his employees were victims of a "vicious and malicious cyberattack," while adding that he's proud of them for standing against "the extortionist...

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015

North Korea on Sunday criticized the United States for slapping sanctions on Pyongyang officials and organizations for a cyberattack on Sony Pictures — the latest fallout from a Hollywood movie depicting the fictional assassination of North Korea's leader....

Monday, Dec. 29, 2014

Sony appears to have a win-win with "The Interview." Not only did the studio score a moral victory by releasing the film in the face of hacker threats, the movie made at least $15 million from more than 2 million digital rentals and purchases in its first four...

Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014

Critics and early viewers agree that "The Interview" is less than a masterpiece. But thanks to threats from hackers that nearly derailed its release, it has become an event.

Hundreds of theaters Thursday, from The Edge 8 in Greenville, Alabama, to...

Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014

Sony's "The Interview" has been a hacking target, a punchline and a political lightning rod. Now, with its release online at the same time it debuts in theaters, it has a new role: a test for a new kind of movie release.

"The Interview" stars Seth...

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014

Amid a swell of controversy, backlash, confusion and threats, Sony Pictures broadly released "The Interview" online Wednesday — an unprecedented counterstroke against the hackers who spoiled the Christmas opening of the comedy depicting the assassination of North...

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014

Sony Pictures Entertainment announced that "The Interview" will be available online across the United States starting today, Christmas Eve.

As of 10 a.m. PST, the film is available to rent in HD on Google Play, YouTube Movies, Microsoft’s Xbox Video...

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Tuesday a limited theatrical release of "The Interview" beginning Thursday, putting back into the theaters the comedy that prompted an international incident with North Korea and outrage over its cancelled release.

Sony Entertainment CEO Michael...

Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014

President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism as Washington decides how to respond to what he calls an "act of cybervandalism," not one of war, against a movie company.

Sony Pictures Entertainment,...