Studio-owned R&D group Motion Picture Laboratories hired John Carney, who's spent the last 14 years in the cable industry, as new president and CEO. Former MovieLabs topper Steve Weinstein left at…
Execs from all the major studios testified to the myriad innovations they're bringing to film distribution on digital platforms at the Variety Entertainment Summit on Wednesday, the first of a…
As some lament physical DVD declines, others foresee digital goldmine
Antonellis, who oversaw the creation of the world's first corporate anti-piracy operation, was given the Innovative Leader Award by the National Assn. of Software and Services in 2012, and helped in…
Five people and firms taking the lead in digital cinema
There was plenty of high-tech buzz -- about mobile and cloud computing in particular -- at Wednesday morning's panel of high-level studio technologists at the Variety Entertainment Summit, but the…
Race to dominate the digital cinema future a three-camera field
Sarah Turner has been elevated to a newly created position as VP of operations and planning for Warner Bros. technical operations.
Asserting that Canada has a become major supplier of pirated pics around the globe, Warner Bros. is taking the unprecedented step of canceling all promotional and word of mouth screenings there until…
Warner Bros. Entertainment has named Sarah Turner executive director, worldwide antipiracy operations, for North America. She will report to the division's senior VP, Darcy Antonellis.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%