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.
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Dolphin Tale 22Weekend:$16.6M
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy3Weekend:$8.0M Disney
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…