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Downloading industry threatened by rise of new ‘physical media’

the future has arrived‘Overnight we’ve seen these kids deserting their Bit Torrent clients in droves, and hitting the record shops to buy these ‘CDs’ and ‘DVDs’. I don’t know what the world’s coming to.’

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Posted: Jul 18th, 2010
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Bootleg cameraman tipped for Oscar success

added edginess, and popcorn noises which really enhanced the viewing experienceUnemployed John Prestwick of Barnet was said to be in complete shock last night after bookies made him favourite to take the cinematography Oscar at this years awards ceremony. John was nominated for an Oscar for his pirate version of Hurt Locker that he filmed at the Odeon in Watford with his brother in laws’ camcorder which critics have since praised for adding a gritty, realistic layer to the original film.

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Posted: Feb 28th, 2010
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Anti-piracy film to be shown in Somalia

pirates can't wait for opening nightThe UN Security Council has announced a major tactical shift in the war against Somali pirates today. Highly-trained special ops teams will be deployed deep into the war-torn territory, where armed with projectors and pull-down movie screens they will show a new version of the classic anti-piracy film that British movie fans have sat through at the beginning of every commercially produced DVD for years.

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Posted: May 30th, 2009
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Man from Hull offers to keep everyone’s old audio tapes

Will also take VHS tapes, vinyl records, old music magazines and free DVDs given away with newspapers.

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Posted: May 12th, 2007
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