Terrence Dugan, a partner in the business and finance practice at Morgan, Lewis and Bockius, sums up the current state of film financing in one simple sentence: " the search for junior capital."…
Film Finance Forum West
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…
When it comes to financing movies, the tables have turned.
When Mitch Singer delivers his keynote address at the Film Finance Forum today, he's not going to be talking about anything directly related to funding movies. Instead, Singer, chief digital strategy…
During a wide-ranging discussion about P&A funds for investors and borrowers, panelists agreed that producers are under more pressure than ever to bring more than just a good movie to the table.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M Warner Brothers
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures