In a pre-emptive move, MGM has unveiled a $75 million stock repurchase program to ward off any hostile or unsolicited takeover attempts. The privately held studio, which has posted improved financial…
Waylon and Willie gave wise advice to mamas when they sang, “Don't let your babies grow up to be cowboys.” Someone should write another verse for playwrights: “Don't direct your own plays.” Regina…
Just as glossy and shallow as its hit predecessor, this sequel is also a sexier affair that should continue the franchise's B.O. winning streak.
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Lionsgate has made it official, announcing that its board of directors has unanimously spurned the latest hostile takeover bid from Carl Icahn.
Carl Icahn has gone back to the barricades with Lionsgate at the end of a 10-day truce with the minimajor and launched another hostile takeover bid.
The hearing was to have taken place Monday, but Lionsgate requested a delay.
Lionsgate's reportedly pulling the plug on its efforts to buy MGM, leaving only Time Warner Inc. and Access Industries as bidders for the beleagurered studio.
Japan has a newly minted mini-Murdoch -- a young media mogul whose interests include film, TV, radio and publishing.
The management of Constantin Film said Thursday it will fight a hostile takeover by Swiss-German distributor Highlight Communications.
MEXICO CITY — An investment group led by GBM Atlantico has ousted the head of Videovisa and taken control in a hostile takeover, a company source confirmed. At a Wednesday shareholder meeting, GBM…