Telecommunications giant Global Crossing has secured $100 million in financing from Bear Stearns' Constellation Ventures to build a worldwide extranet for the media and entertainment industries.
Troubled Internet portal Yahoo! raised eyebrows on Wall Street and in Hollywood Tuesday with news that former longtime Warner Bros. chief Terry Semel will be its chairman-CEO, effective May 1.
James Ackerman has been tapped CEO of interactive TV firm OpenTV. He succeeds Jan Steenkamp, who has ankled the post to become non-executive chairman of the Mountain View-based company looking to…
A hammered technology market hasn't dampened the Cannes Film Festival's high-tech pavilion from attracting exhibitors.
How about a Web site with that TV show? "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" producer Diplomatic Prods. has pacted with Web design powerhouse DNA Studio in a deal that foreshadows how TV producers are…
The light's back on inside Icebox.com. Three of the company's founders -- John Collier, Howard Gordon and Rob LaZebnik -- as well as former senior execs Scott Rupp and Tal Vigderson, have purchased…
AOL Time Warner is serving up movie tickets with its movie trailers. The media conglom has pacted with interactive TV venture Standard Alliance to make trailers that appear on its AOLTV service…
InternetStudios.com has replaced ShowBizData as the official online partner of the Cannes Market, to be held May 9-19.
Matsushita's Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory will work with studios to develop video compression technology for the distribution of content across Web-enabled devices.
F/x studio Digital Domain has bowed Digital Solutions, a new division that's being described as equal parts ad agency, consultancy and Internet production company. Daniel Roth serves as prexy.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%