McCarthy repped Disney in its acquisition of Lucasfilm, which was announced in late October. The $4.05 billion transaction caught the world by surprise, which gave the attorney particular…
Some dealmakers sign talent. Others arrange financing. But if you're Bob Iger, you build an empire and leave behind a lasting legacy.
Lawyer Brecheen helped Charlie Sheen negotiate rich paydays for FX TV series "Anger Management" and CBS' "Two and A Half Men."
Bazoian handled client Village Roadshow Films' co-production financing deal with Warner Bros., and in November Rabobank, along with JP Morgan Chase, finished Village Roadshow's two-part $1.125…
The Do It Yourself low-budget movie that makes a six-figure profit out of the box represents the new financing paradigm that has Hollywood talent buzzing.
Innovative online marketing helped fuel 'Ted'
Consumer marketing at AMC Theaters experienced a seismic shakeup in the past three years. The theater chain, the second-largest in the U.S., ramped up involvement in digital media that connects the…
Western European film buyers have been helped in recent years by a relatively strong euro currency but for this year's American Film Market, the euro softened about 10% versus the U.S dollar, which…
Independent film sellers are finding that the patchwork of overseas video-on-demand platforms represent a godsend due to competition for exclusives within territories and mushrooming aggregate sales.
It is neither the best of times nor the worst, as the climate for indie film financing steadily improves after abruptly drying up in the 2008 global financial meltdown.