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.
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…
Former Microsoft marketing vet Greg Carpenter has joined 'Netcaster Digital Entertainment Network as chief technology officer. DEN broadcasts shows online to young Internet users.
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…
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.
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…
Cabler Comcast Corp.'s second quarter revenues grew 23% to $1.5 billion, while cash flow surged 29% to $457 million.
Toonz Animation India has tapped former Walt Disney Studios feature animation veep Bill Dennis to serve as CEO of its new digital ink and paint animation studio. Cathy Peva, who was head of…
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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%