VH1 has appointed Susan Levison to lead its programming division. As exec veep of original programming and production for the Viacom cabler, Levison will oversee teams on both the East and West…
Blu-ray is showing healthy sales for Hollywood's homevideo divisions, with revenue generated from the discs up 15% during the first half of the year. That's as overall consumer spending on home…
Even in comic books — a medium tailor made to flights of fancy — the concept of bending time and alternate universes can become a trifle tedious. As such one has to consciously succumb to the…
As Hollywood figures out ways to make its DVDs and Blu-rays more attractive to consumers who are gravitating more toward digital platforms for their TV shows and movies, Sony and Panasonic are about…
Marvel Studios has figured out a clever way to tell more stories featuring its heroes, while also giving consumers more of a reason to buy its films when they're released on homevideo. The company…
Online movie rental service Yeah! is taking DVD-like extras to the realm of digital. AMC Networks announced the launch of YeahTV.com during SXSW in Austin, Texas, on Tuesday. The streaming service…
It's fairly well-accepted that subscription VOD platforms are helping to ease the pain from declines in DVD sales. But for Hollywood, the question has become "Can that happen fast enough?" "DVD does…
Showing continued strength of the “Twilight” franchise, Lionsgate has sold an estimated 3.85 million DVD and Blu-ray units of its fifth and final “Twilight” film in its first weekend of release — an…
Freestyle Digital Media has acquired DVD and VOD rights to Jonathan Segal's drama "Norman" with plans for a May 7 release.
Documentary filmmakers have won a ruling from the U.S. Copyright Office that allows them to legally break the encryption codes of DVDs and online streaming content to obtain clips for their projects.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%