Hammerhead Prods. -- an f/x house expanding to produce its own pics -- has sold Disney the pitch "Old" by writers Oliver Butcher and Eric Freiser.
R. Scott Whiteside has been tapped chief operating officer of Cox Interactive Media, a subsid of Cox Enterprises.
Hoping to become a player in the lucrative online toy-selling biz, Disney said Wednesday it has acquired a 60% stake in educational toy e-tailer Toysmart.com.
Stefanie Henning, co-founder and leader of ICM's new media division, has ankled her position to join Internet software and 'Netcaster Shockwave.com as veep of content acquisition and head of its new…
Iwerks Entertainment posted a 29% boost in fourth-quarter revenues to $8.4 million, but a net loss of $2.6 million, the company said Wednesday.
MTV has inked a five-year licensing deal with Simon & Schuster Interactive to create a series of vidgames based on the music cabler's popular animated show "Daria" for both the PC and Playstation.
Online search service FasTV.com has boosted its entertainment-based video offerings, inking distribution deals with 20th Century Fox, Fox Family Channel, the Game Show Network, MovieFlix.com, along…
Fox Interactive, the vidgame arm of News Corp., has inked an exclusive long-term deal with Monolith Prods.
"Titanic" has once again sailed into the Hollywood record books, this time as the bestselling DVD to date, with more than 1 million units shipped to retailers as of Tuesday.
Television and Internet broadcaster NewsNet Central said Tuesday it has received investments from Frank Biondi Jr., former head of Universal Studios, and Jules Haimovitz, prexy of MGM Networks.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%