Fox Broadcasting Co. has taken a small equity stake in a tech firm that specializes in creating apps to accompany TV shows.
"The Avengers" is the first Marvel film Disney is distributing itself since acquiring the comicbook company. The superheroes are also now starring in the Mouse House's first Facebook game since it…
Disney's $563 million purchase earlier this month of Playdom had its skeptics, but a new survey showing the reach of the social game market could silence the deal's critics.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Disney's taste for social gaming could be bigger than many people first believed.
"FarmVille" seems an unlikely competitor to games like "Grand Theft Auto" and "Modern Warfare 2," but start counting the number of regular players, and the unassuming Facebook game might surprise you.