Australian exec had interests which spanned Hollywood and Asia.
Australian billionaire James Packer, who recently teamed with Dune Entertainment to finance 75 movies for Warner Bros., says that RatPac Entertainment, his other venture with Brett Ratner, may also…
Warner Bros. has closed a financing deal with RatPac-Dune Entertainment, a four-year partnership with Dune’s Steven Mnuchin, filmmaker Brett Ratner and Australian billionaire James Packer, to fund up…
Warner Bros. is in talks with Bank of America Merrill Lynch and New York-based financial firm Dune Capital for a major co-financing deal that would help replace Legendary's coin when the production…
Marking the first slate financing arrangement to close since the financial meltdown of 2008, 20th Century Fox has made a deal for just north of $400 million to help fund nearly all its films over the…
Dan Timmons & Brian Stearns, co-heads of Entertainment Industries Group & Amit Bajaj, director investment banking, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
This trio of executives provided $600 million in new or extended credit lines to Hollywood companies in 2012.
Daniel Day-Lewis delivers an unimpeachable performance in Steven Spielberg's shrewd, stately and somewhat stuffy drama focused on a narrow yet defining chapter of Abraham Lincoln's life: abolishing…
A gently transporting work of all-ages entertainment that melds a harrowing high-seas adventure with a dreamy meditation on the very nature of storytelling.
While some Wall Street investment funds can't get away from Hollywood fast enough, investment firm Dune Capital Management is in the midst of extending its long financing relationship with 20th…
Attorneys whose recent deals and court battles have changed the shape of entertainment
"Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" is a Civil War-era actioner of questionable taste and historical accuracy but surprisingly consistent entertainment value.