Martin Freeman has completed his work as the lead character in Peter Jackson's “The Hobbit” trilogy. “Tonight Martin Freeman finished his last shot as Bilbo Baggins,” Jackson said in a Facebook post…
A federal judge refused to dismiss claims by Warner Bros. and the Saul Zaentz Co. that the estate of J.R.R. Tolkien cost them “millions of dollars in license fees” from merchandising of “The Lord of…
Cable TV, theatrical B.O. and advertising propel continuing expansion
Orlando Bloom has completed his work as Legolas on Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit" trilogy.
The first trailer for Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" with New Line and MGM offering the first look at the titular Smaug. Orlando Bloom's Legolas opens the trailer and Smaug the…
DC Comics has won some key recent rulings over the rights to Superman, but a federal judge has rejected central claims they've made against Marc Toberoff, the attorney for the heirs to the creators…
Warner Bros. has added new fodder to its counterclaim against the estate of J.R.R. Tolkien, which contends that the studio overstepped its bounds in merchandising “The Lord of the Rings” and “The…
As a federal judge determined that the word "hobbit" is uniquely linked to the J.R.R. Tolkien characters, Warner Bros., New Line and Saul Zaentz are going on the offensive to protect their rights to…
The estate of J.R.R. Tolkien has filed suit against Warner Bros., New Line and the Saul Zaentz Co., claiming that they overstepped the boundaries of a 43-year-old agreement by licensing slot…
Jim Parsons has nailed down his next legit gig, toplining an upcoming Broadway revival of "Harvey."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%