Universal Pictures on Wednesday sold its stake in popular Web site Animalhouse.com to partner Hyundai Information Technology Co. for about $4 million.
Film buyers and participants are expected to flock to the Cannes Market next week in record numbers, organizers said Wednesday.
Pixar Animation Studios on Tuesday announced the May start date for "Monsters, Inc.," its next computer-animated co-production with Disney, tentatively skedded for 2001.
Joshua Rose has ankled the executive veepee post at f/x house VisionArt Design & Animation to launch his own indie production shingle, Whisdom Entertainment Inc.
New Line's comedy "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me" will be the second major pic to screen using the Dolby Digital Surround EX sound format.
E! Online is entering the foreign market, inking its first international content deal with Tricast Ltd., Asia's leading Internet content provider to create regional Web sites for Web users in…
Big Entertainment last week said it has partnered with Steeplechase Media to begin selling entertainment-related merchandise through interactive TV providers such as WebTV or Wink.
Visual-effects studio Cinesite Inc. ("The Mummy," "Pleasantville") said Monday it has expanded its London-based operations, acquiring f/x shop Effects Associates for around $3 million.
Iwerks Entertainment Inc. has tapped Marti Boone as veep, large-format theater sales and development for the motion simulation and specialty film company.
Lower prices, growing consumer demand and the introduction of recordable DVDs could boost the number of players in homes to a better-than-expected 3.5 million by the end of the year, according to a…
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%