Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has created a new business unit devoted to producing and acquiring international properties for worldwide distribution.
Bowing to Wall Street pressure, Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang has agreed to relinquish the Netco's top exec post as soon as the company finds a replacement.
It's going to take another year -- at least -- before the home entertainment biz swings back into growth.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
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%
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