Product positioning evolves into an indispensible art.
The Berlinale has traded its VW for a Beemer. Fest organizers on Monday, announced BMW as the Berlinale's new main sponsor for its 60th anniversary next year.
BMW stunned Hollywood six years ago when it left the entertainment biz in its rearview mirror.
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%
Tyro helmer Pyotr Buslov's violent, atmospheric tale of four friends in a stolen car ("bimmer" is Russian slang for a BMW) was hugely popular in its domestic run, pirated copies apparently having…
Sirius Satellite Radio's stock rose 4.7% after inking a deal with BMW on Thursday to offer the service in the company's cars. Shares rose 32¢ to $7.20 on Friday. Stock had fallen 86% in the past year.