Leveraged buyouts, rejected mergers, rejigged business plans: pay TV is suddenly boiling in Spain. On Nov. 15, Spain's dominant pay TV player, Sogecable, owner of digital DTH platform Digital Plus…
Some of the season's breakthrough pics aren't on movie screens, they're on Amazon.com. The giant e-tailer may seem an unlikely candidate for innovative storytelling, but the five film shorts in…
Don't ask Bob Daly how to run Hollywood, at least not yet. "I decided when I left Warner Bros. not to give advice about how to run these companies," Daly says. "I always hated it when I was there and…
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Twenty-first-century Prague isn't the London of Dickens' time. That's the message Roman Polanski had for the Czech parliament on wrapping his four-month "Oliver Twist" shoot in the Czech Republic…
BBC Prime's bow here on Dec. 1 signals the beginning of a carefully calibrated plan. "We want to be here for a long time," says Wayne Dunsford, director of channels for Europe, the Middle East, India…
Why pay as much as £12.50 ($23) to go to the cinema in London's West End when you can buy a DVD player for as little as £20 ($37)?
They were not expected to become Hollywood's senior studio co-chairmen. Tom Rothman, an animated, outsized ex-New York attorney known for rambunctious gesticulations; Jim Gianopulos, an affable but…
Exhibs in the U.K. and Australia had millions of reasons -- measured at the cash tills -- to be cheerful last week as "Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason" drew vast crowds, while "The Incredibles" saw…
Since going international three years ago, E! Networks has garnered 30 million subs overseas to add to its 85 million in the U.S.
Readers of London's Evening Standard can be excused for being confused. The paper, which has been aiming barbs at Working Title ever since the failure of "Thunderbirds," published not one but two…