Trailers for big, glossy tentpole movies typically deliver a booming symphonic score or operatic choral sounds to convey an epic feeling, though the downside to such larger-than-life bombast is the…
Netflix, a relative newcomer to the media club, took in $2.2 billion last year -- a puny sum compared with the $26.9 billion in revenues of media behemoth Time Warner.
In the cavalcade of big-budget TV commercials for the Super Bowl, at least 24 spots were embellished by audio supplied by production music libraries, which represents a coming of age, of sorts, for…
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Lions Gate Entertainment emerged as a giant in Hollywood - revenue will hit $1.6 billion this year from just $180 million in 2000 -- after a decade of astute acquisitions.
Whether you see the industry from a studio or a theatrical viewpoint -- or from somewhere in between -- it's a safe bet that your segment's fortunes are affected by factors from across the business…
The Internet is increasingly being used to steer independent films to both their core audiences and the mass market, panelists said Saturday at AFM's seminar on exploiting ancillary markets.
Indie companies fretted about weak foreign prices and worried that the sector's few bright spots may be overheating at an American Film Market seminar Friday.