A federal bankruptcy judge turned the operations of Cannon Pictures Inc. over to an interim trustee, in part because one of the new controlling shareholders of the indie is a convicted felon.
Spelling Entertainment Group Inc., led by its twentysomething hit skeins "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Melrose Place," posted a first-quarter profit, after a year-ago loss, on a 58% gain in revenue.
Two weeks after inking a deal to bring Gomer Pyle to the big screen, Savoy Pictures and producer Rob Fried decided to build on their relationship.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%
Robert De Niro's Tribeca Prods. named Kate Fishman director of development and Craig Gering director of production, part of the indie's effort to promote from within.
Warner Bros. has hired Frank Wildhorn, who has penned everything from stage musicals to Whitney Houston hits, to create and develop music projects for the studio.
The stock of Marvel Entertainment Group Inc. dropped to a 52-week low Friday, after Spider-Man's owner said it expects robust growth, but not until the second half of the year.
TedHowells ascended to the chief financial officer job at Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., as the Culver City company continues the shuffle in its corner offices.
Time Warner AudioBooks announced Thursday it will release books on tape based on works by sci-fi notable Philip K. Dick, as well as projects in association with George Lucas' Lucasfilm Ltd. as the…
Pat Notaro has moved across the Sony Pictures Entertainment lot to head distribution for TriStar Pictures after a year-and-a-half stint at Columbia Pictures.
While Frank Wells' death clearly sent Walt Disney Co. reeling, analysts said the company is resilient enough to endure the tragedy, and investors took the news in stride.