It's a brave new world in film financing. Hollywood has had outside investors in the past and many of them have been burned. But the new crew have logical motives for getting into business with…
Anthony Hopkins' repeated claims over the years that he was ready to throw in the towel on acting -- he's called the profession "distasteful," "disturbing" and "stupid" -- have never been more…
South Koreans have long been hooked on local TV dramas, but what has been dubbed the Korean Wave of TV content is crashing on more and more shores worldwide and looks set to become a $100…
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
At the international wickets over the Jan. 13-15 frame, Buena Vista's "Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" continued to cast its spell on auds, beating out "King Kong" yet again.
After 30 years working in legit, Tony Taccone, director of Sarah Jones' one-woman show "Bridge & Tunnel," which opens on Broadway Jan. 26, is finding life is still full of surprises.
Asked recently whether he aspired to be a Japanese Rupert Murdoch, Takafumi Horie, the 33 year-old chairman of Internet services operator Livedoor, replied, "(Murdoch) is the chairman of a media…
With the prospect of foreign firms snapping up Germany's biggest broadcasting group, the thought of conservative publishing giant Axel Springer expanding its domestic media empire to include…
Local exhibs are anxiously awaiting the Lunar New Year weekend Jan. 28-31, traditionally a boffo time at the box office. Hopes are pegged to two homegrown titles -- MediaCorp Raintree Pictures' "I…
Broadway is settling in for the winter, and while many shows continued a typical post-holiday slide during Week 33 (Jan. 9-15), others seem to have bundled up enough to hold steady.
Last year, when Disney's Robert Iger suggested the window between a film's theatrical release and its DVD debut be closed, it sent exhibitors into a panic.