From the successful IPOs of Shed and RDF to December's hostile takeover of Television Corp., it's been anything but business as usual for the U.K.'s independent production biz in 2005 as investors…
Death continues to be a solid career move in the music biz. The second posthumous release from Notorious B.I.G. did brisk business right before Christmas, selling 438,000 copies in its first week of…
In the past year, print journalists found an unlikely subject for their stories: Print journalists. Newspapers and magazines were fascinated by the departures of Time mag's Norman Pearlstine and the…
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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%
Madison Avenue bet a cool $2.5 billion on the CBS primetime lineup last spring, and the Eye's perf midway through this season has made that look like a very sound investment.
Is the squeaky-clean Hallmark company trying to pretend that its upcoming CBS movie "The Water Is Wide" isn't a remake?
Not too long ago, videogames were being blamed for many of Hollywood's woes: Young males were abandoning movies and TV for the PlayStation, and the fast-growing vidgame biz was grabbing discretionary…
Joy reigned supreme at the Paramount TV Group last spring when CBS joined Turner Broadcasting's TNT and TBS in agreeing to pony up a strapping $27 million for a shared network window to the Adam…
Call it the year of the sleeper. Sure, there was the new "Harry Potter," but as political books faded and even "The Da Vinci Code" began to slide, it was upstart tomes that grabbed readers in 2005.
In 2002, media congloms were busy shutting down dot-com divisions, AOL Time Warner execs were eager to lose the first word in their corporate name, Google was just becoming the world's dominant…
Walt Disney's bottom line is about to get a lot brighter, thanks to a little-noticed Lazarus act staged by Touchstone Television.