Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Universal Studios will lose out on millions of dollars in royalties because they missed a deadline to file paperwork with the government, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.
In the final act of an historic Hollywood event, at noon on Friday Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ended its 81-year run as an independent studio. Seven months after a consortium of investors led by Sony paid…
Just days away from being absorbed by Sony, MGM Home Entertainment Group has struck a multimillion-dollar deal to partner with Vibe magazine on the production and acquisition of urban pics to…
The Lion will expire within a couple of weeks, but many there are still awaiting word of their fate. Predictably, but more quickly than anticipated, the buyout of MGM by a consortium led by Sony…
Kirk Kerkorian isn't the only one profiting from the sale of MGM. Top execs at the Lion will pocket multimillion-dollar severance packages, the company revealed in its annual report Monday.
The Lion's roar faded in the fourth quarter as MGM reported a slump in earnings in a period when it had only one pic in limited release. In one of its last quarterly earnings reports before being…
Paramount and MGM are seizing an opporunity to cash in on families and the holidays.
MGM's last moments in its current incarnation finally have a date attached: April 1. Described by insiders as a "target area," April Fool's Day is nonetheless the date cited for when the $4.8 billion…
Last week's announcement that MGM senior exec VP and chief financial officer Daniel Taylor will move up to prexy looks like the final nail in the Lion's coffin.
The money man is taking over the Lion. Chief financial officer Daniel Taylor will head MGM as prexy once it becomes a private company controlled by Sony, Comcast and a consortium of investors later…
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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%