If 2007 to 2008 marked a high point for Samuel Goldwyn, the momentum has stalled this year.
The last 12 months are shaping up to be the most profitable in Magnolia's history.
Debt restructuring and a dramatically decreased slate in 2009 are some of the challenges the Weinstein Co. faces. But sibling titans Harvey and Bob continue to fight for their survival in the indie…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Last year's French hit 'Tell No One' ($6.2 million), put the Chicago-based Music Box on the map.
Hard numbers aren't easy to come by, but three titles show what a VOD run could be worth.
Indie titles poised for release that got lost in financial meltdown, and some execs who were found.
The loss of regional movie reviewers and diminishing newspaper space has impacted indies.
"One word: taste." That's what sibling newbie producers Alan and Gabe Polsky say is the secret to their successful foray into the film business.