– Hollywood classics unavailable for legal download, Blu-ray not coming soon: With the online availability of movies becoming more widespread, it’s a wonder there aren’t more classics that can be legally streamed or downloaded. Variety reports that of the 25 most successful movies at the U.S. box office, only five are available digitally. This is due to the red tape of clearing these older titles’ digital rights, and newer releases still airing via their pay TV, cable and broadcast windows before they can be offered online.
— FX to begin streaming full episodes: As part of the FXnetworks.com relaunch, FX will offer full episode streaming and later this fall, a redesigned community area. Previously, FX shows were streamed only on Hulu and Fancast and available for download at the iTunes store. There will be an eight-day window from when an episode airs to when it appears on FXnetworks.com, Hulu and iTunes. During that period, FX