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Sep 23, 2014, 13:00 ET
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SMC Delivers A Month Of Terrifying Tricks And Twisted Treats This Halloween Season, With A Star-Studded "Killer Thursdays" Lineup Every Thursday In October, At 10 p.m. ET

Creatures of the night take over October, as Sony Movie Channel unleashes a "Killer Thursdays" block loaded with tricks and treats every week...

Sep 18, 2014, 19:30 ET

Ang Lee To Direct "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk"

 Tom Rothman's TriStar Productions and Film4 announced today that the three-time Oscar®-winner Ang Lee has chosen an adaptation of Ben...

Sep 18, 2014, 16:56 ET
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"Guts Over Fear," The New Single From Eminem Feat. Sia To Be The End Title Song In "The Equalizer" Starring Denzel Washington

 "Guts Over Fear," the new single from Eminem featuring Sia, has just launched to great success as a digital download, with near universal...

Sep 17, 2014, 16:18 ET

Joshua Bell Records Bach

 Violinist Joshua Bell is one of the most acclaimed classical musicians of today - renowned for his expressive, elegant, intelligent...

Sep 17, 2014, 15:35 ET
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Sony Computer Entertainment And Unity Technologies Extend Partnership To Offer Unity For PlayStation® To All PlayStation Licensed Developers At No Additional Cost

 Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) and Unity Technologies, provider of the Unity multi-platform engine and development tools, today...

Sep 16, 2014, 11:14 ET

Leif Ove Andsnes And The Mahler Chamber Orchestra Complete The Beethoven Journey With The Release Of Their Third Recording On Sony Classical

 Four years in the making, the celebrated Beethoven Journey has now reached its crowning season. An intense collaborative project between...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:16 ET

World Renowned Tenor Jonas Kaufmann Releases New Album of Melodies from Germany's Golden Era

 "I love the tenor hits from the age of the talkies," says Jonas Kaufmann. "My grandfather was studying in Berlin at that time, and he used to...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:04 ET

The Blind Boys Of Alabama & Taj Mahal Celebrate The Season By "Talkin' Christmas!"

 This holiday season, music lovers will have a lot to celebrate because The Blind Boys of Alabama & Taj Mahal will...

Sep 12, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Sony Announces New Line Of Media Preparation Applications

 Sony Creative Software, a leading global provider of professional editing and authoring solutions, today announced its new line of production...

Sep 12, 2014, 04:46 ET
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Sony Unveils New PXW-FS7 Compact 4K XDCAM Camera with a Super 35 CMOS sensor

Sony's newest addition to its large sensor line is a complete camera system that delivers long-form recording capabilities with 4K resolution in a...

Sep 11, 2014, 10:00 ET

Sony DADC's relentlessGENERATOR Unveils Official Online Store for Lionsgate's Orange is the New Black

Sony DADC's relentlessGENERATOR, a leading digital marketing agency and eCommerce provider for the media and entertainment industry, has teamed up...

Sep 10, 2014, 19:30 ET
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Sony Electronics Introduces New Line of ES AV Receivers Designed For Custom Installation

Today Sony Electronics further evolves the ES AV receiver line by introducing the new ES Z Series, designed from the ground up for the custom...

Sep 10, 2014, 19:30 ET
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Sony unveils Premium Home Theater Products at CEDIA Expo which support 4K Ultra HD

Sony Electronics unveiled today a full line of 4K Ultra HD compatible televisions, projectors and receivers, which have been specifically designed...

Sep 10, 2014, 17:10 ET
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Sony Pictures Entertainment's "Annie" Adopts Turnaround Arts to Support Struggling Schools

 In advance of the release of the highly anticipated motion picture Annie, in theaters on December 19, 2014, Sony Pictures Entertainment is...

Sep 10, 2014, 15:54 ET
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Michael Horn Tapped To Oversee Latin America For Sony Pictures Releasing International

Michael Horn has joined Sony Pictures Releasing International as a senior vice president supervising the region of Latin America, it was announced...

Sep 10, 2014, 05:00 ET

BT & Sony Media Cloud Services Collaborate To Offer Best In Class Media Network & Production Products To Broadcasters

 BT and Sony Media Cloud Services today announced that BT's Media IP Nexus network will offer Sony Media Cloud Services' CiSM products,...

Sep 09, 2014, 10:00 ET

Sony DADC's relentlessGENERATOR Launches Ghostbusters Website and Online Shopping Destination to Celebrate the Film's 30th Anniversary

 In association with the 30th anniversary of Sony Pictures Entertainment's blockbuster film Ghostbusters, relentlessGENERATOR, a digital...

Sep 05, 2014, 09:00 ET

Sports Legends, Coaches And Teams Inspired By True Story 'When The Game Stands Tall'

 From sports legends, to coaches, to entire sports teams excitement and praise continue to roll in for WHEN THE GAME STANDS TALL in theaters...

Sep 05, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Sony To Introduce New Media Production Software At IBC

 IBC Show, The Elicium, Hall 12, Stand 12.A10.  Sony Creative Software, a leading global provider of professional editing and authoring...

Sep 04, 2014, 14:15 ET

Andres Muschietti To Direct "Shadow Of The Colossus" For Sony Pictures

 Sony Pictures Entertainment today announced that Andres Muschietti has signed on to direct the highly-anticipated adaptation of best-selling...