California lawmakers are poised to clear up key provisions of the 64-year-old Coogan Law to help child actors keep their money.
The Washington state senate easily passed a bill that would impose a $500 fine on anyone selling children videogames that realistically depict violence against law enforcement personnel.
In a bid for more global advertising flexibility, Miramax Films has replaced Santa Monica-based media buyer Palisades Media Group in favor of Zenith Media to handle its ad buying chores.
Nina Simone, the pianist and vocalist who singularly brought together Broadway standards, political activism and soul music, died Monday at her home in southern France. She was 70.
Tickets.com said it sold more than 1 million tickets online for Major League Baseball games even before opening day at the start of April.
LucasArts named Michael Rosenbaum ("Smallville," "Sorority Boys") and Linda Cardellini ("Scooby-Doo") as the voice talent in its upcoming swords-and-sandals vidgame, "Gladius."
Digital editing king Avid has joined with software companies Final Draft and Evertz to automate the process of creating closed captions and subtitles on projects.
Activision announced a long-term exclusive partnership with Spark Unlimited to make the first title in a new first-person action franchise, "Call of Duty," for the vidgame publisher.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$253.1M Disney -66.09%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$146.8M Paramount Pictures -73.58%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$16.9M Warner Brothers / New Line -60.81%