Movie download sites are uploading a page from the playbook of their brick-and-mortar cousins: the loss leader.
A Gotham luncheon for Tom Freston turned into a lovefest as Peter Chernin, Stephen Colbert and Judy McGrath toasted and roasted the ousted Viacom honcho -- from his spiked hair and youthful Afghan…
Michael Eisner and Barry Diller bickered playfully like a media mogul version of "The Odd Couple" during the opening session of the Forbes MEET (Media Electronic Entertainment Technology) conference…
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$5.6M Cumulative:$24.3M Sony / Screen Gems -42.28%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 22Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$15.9M Warner Brothers -44.30%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$306.0M Disney -46.66%
There are still plenty of contenders out there, but media companies looking to snap up a web video partner probably won't be doing it on the cheap. And the specter of litigation over copyright issues…
Digital cinema is expanding its footprint, but it still risks being stepped on by that new gorilla on the block, Internet-based video.
Scrawny upstart YouTube now has a buff big brother in Google to protect the video-sharing site in copyright squabbles. Google's army of attorneys is standing by to defend YouTube, but the video…
Indie director Greg Joyce wanted to dip a toe into Internet distribution earlier this year. So he uploaded to Google Video "Working Stiff," his feature-length comedy about the adult film industry…