Disney has been adept at mining its animated properties with preschool-oriented spinoffs (see "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" and to an extent "Sofia the First"), and in terms of mining, well, the…
Netflix may have pulled in some additional customers with the revival of cult hit “Arrested Development,” but the company's overall growth in the second quarter wasn't enough to satisfy investors…
Verizon Communications is picking up more Internet video from the Mouse House, under an expanded pact that includes the recently launched Watch ABC service for live local TV in select markets. The…
With "Iron Man 3" already collecting $711 million at the global box office in its first two weeks, the question everyone wants to know the answer to is not only "when" but "if" Robert Downey Jr. will…
AT&T's U-verse customers now have access to live and on-demand programming from three cablers in the Disney/ABC Television Group fold across different Internet devices, and will soon be able to…
For nearly eight decades, Disney has relied on films to rally kids and their families around the Mouse House. But with its core audience increasingly glued to screens of all sizes, the success of…
Disney's Kids Upfront event on Tuesday at Gotham's Hudson Theater could well be a victory lap as the mothership Disney Channel reigns in the kidvid realm as the No. 1 net among tykes 2-11 and 6-11…
Upfront season goes into overdrive in Gotham during the next two months as the major cable and broadcast networks hawk their wares to advertisers. The ritual of promoting new and returning…
AT&T's U-verse, the up-and-comer in the video space, Tuesday renewed a long-term distribution deal with Walt Disney Co. that extends content on demand and to new authenticated services.
The Mouse House has tapped Alan Horn as chairman of the Walt Disney Studios, effective June 11. He replaces Rich Ross, who exited in April.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
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%