A $35 million investment from Microsoft Corp., Liberty Media Group, News Corp and USA Networks Inc. will enable BET Holdings to launch a Web site targeting blacks.
Siggraph '99 closes its digital doors today with many attendees saying the 26th annual week-long computer graphics confab and recruitment fest in L.A. showed little they hadn't seen before.
As expected, News Corp., Time Warner, CBS, Disney and Discovery Communications confirmed Thursday the formation of the Advanced Television Copyright Coalition, which aims to protect broadcasters from…
In its first major product deal since opening shop online last week, CheckOut.com has become one of only three e-tailers selling Force 21, a futuristic war simulation produced by Tom Clancy's Red…
News Corp., Time Warner, CBS, Disney and other media interests have formed a coalition to take on the makers of personal TV services -- which allow viewers to replay broadcasts and, in some cases…
Former Microsoft marketing vet Greg Carpenter has joined 'Netcaster Digital Entertainment Network as chief technology officer. DEN broadcasts shows online to young Internet users.
Comic book giant Marvel Entertainment has reported a second-quarter net loss of $11 million, compared to a profit of $3 million last year. Overall company sales, driven by its licensing and…
SGI, a major supplier of hardware to Hollywood's visual f/x industry, said Tuesday it will cut 17% of its work force and spin off several divisions to focus on fewer industry segments, stem costly…
Sony Corp. said Tuesday it has taken an equity stake in popular urban youth Web site Platform.net and Spanish-language site Yupi.com to expand the reach of its film and music brands online.
Former NBC Entertainment prexy Warren Littlefield and Warner Bros. Television executive veep Craig Hunegs have joined AtomFilms' corporate advisory board.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$34.5M Sony / TriStar -2.10%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$205.3M Disney -15.02%
Rio 23Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$79.6M Fox -28.13%