A former MGM employee arrested in September for posting a copy of "Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith" on the Internet a day before it opened has pleaded guilty in federal court. Marc…
Six months after a Sony-led consortium of investors bought MGM, Harry Sloan has been named chairman and CEO of the Lion. A member of the MGM board of directors, Sloan is also becoming a private…
Sony is making its first big move to take control of the library that fueled its $4.8 billion acquisition of MGM. David Bishop, former prexy of MGM Home Entertainment, has been tapped president of…
Alex Carloss has been named exec VP, worldwide marketing and development, for Paramount Home Entertainment. Carloss had been senior veep of marketing at MGM Home Entertainment, following exec stints…
Lion hopes its last roar is a scream. MGM ends its run as a theatrical distrib this weekend with the release of "The Amityville Horror" at 3,323 theaters. Pic is co-produced by Dimension.
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.