In the U.S., Hollywood studios are grappling with the fact that new technology (on-demand, time-shifting, etc.) is creating a cataclysm in the old financial model for TV series. And, before the…
It's taken a few years, but Elisabeth Murdoch has made it on her own terms as an entrepreneur and head of her London-based Shine Group. A series of recent acquisitions has significantly boosted the…
Indie distrib Echo Bridge Entertainment has dramatically beefed up its program vault with the acquisition of the distribution rights to the Alliance Atlantis Intl. Distribution library from Goldman…
Is MySpace the cure for what ails the major music labels? Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group hope it is.
Next week's Mip international TV sales confab in Cannes will be a coming-out party for ShineReveille Intl., the distribution wing of the powerhouse indies that merged in February.
In an effort to sell more shows and formats to U.S. outlets, BBC Worldwide America has streamlined its sales and production operations under the direction of Paul Telegdy, the Beeb exec most…
The TV biz was looking highly mobile on Monday in advance of the annual CTIA Wireless confab in Las Vegas, with Sony Pictures Television, Fox, NBC Universal and MTV Networks announcing mobile…
Kathie Lee Gifford is back in the ayem TV biz, though her wakeup call isn't quite as early as it was in the "Live with Regis & Kathie Lee" days.
Producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are known for their passion in fostering projects. But even for this dynamic duo,the quest to bring the musical "Peter Pan" to the small screen has been an epic…
A page-one apology in Thursday's edition of the Los Angeles Times may not be enough to ward off litigation from Sean Combs against the newspaper for its story implicating associates of Combs in a…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%