Universal Studios' consumer products division and the son of Bela Lugosi Tuesday announced a deal to develop merchandise based on the late actor's likeness in the 1931 horror classic "Dracula" and…
Producer David Ladd ("Mod Squad") has extended his first-look producing deal with MGM for two years, officials said Monday. The pact extends an original exclusive two-year arrangement through August…
MGM has struck a national revenue-sharing deal with Rentrak in its first such pact for DVD.
Steven Surjik ("Wayne's World 2") is in final negotiations to helm the newly resurrected "Tree," a comedy project, now set up at MGM, that was originally envisioned as a vehicle for David Spade and…
Greg Simi, a 26-year veteran of film distribution, was upped to VP and eastern division manager at MGM Distribution.
John Malone's curious appetite for post-production businesses was fed again Thursday with the acquisition of the audio post assets of Hollywood-based Soundelux.
A Los Angeles Superior Court jury Thursday awarded $46 million in punitive damages to children's writer Diane Russomanno, who earlier had won $8.23 million in compensatory damages on charges of…
Music retailer Musicland Stores Corp. reported a 14% increase in second-quarter earnings Wednesday as an even nicer bump in profit at its bricks-and-mortar businesses was offset by deeper red ink at…
Tribune Co., the fourth-largest TV station group in the nation and new owner of the L.A. Times, saw its second-quarter revenue climb and profit dive during the second quarter. Net income dropped 96%…
Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor, co-writers on last year's "Election," have been tapped for a production polish on "Jurassic Park III."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$35.1M Universal Pictures -34.92%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$30.1M Fox -29.51%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$974,415 Cumulative:$212.9M Warner Brothers -37.02%