This is the moment of truth for two sectors of the movie business that are at opposite ends of the spectrum -- opposite in terms of commerce and culture. For the Hollywood studios, it's launch time…
Vice President Joseph Biden will deliver the keynote address at the Creativity Conference on May 2, an event sponsored by the MPAA, ABC News and Microsoft. The event, held the day before the White…
Six major U.S. movie studios have sued Megaupload — which U.S. law enforcement officials shut down in January 2012 — seeking to collect the $175 million the site and its principals allegedly earned…
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Midday drizzle provided some relief from California's parching drought but it was the Golden State's withering visual effects industry in focus as visual effects artists took to the streets of…
The film and TV industries of Taiwan contribute US$5.5 billion (NT$163 billion) to the territory's GDP, according to new research.
A strong start to the year at the Chinese box office has helped spark speculation of change to the regime that controls the import of foreign movies.
The Parents Television Council is calling for an overhaul of movie and TV ratings, which the org says are inaccurate and inconsistent. Last month, the PTC blasted the TV content ratings system, and…
Rutgers professor Richard Heffner, who hosted PBS talkshow “The Open Mind” for more than 50 years and headed the motion picture ratings board for two decades, died Dec. 17 in New York. He was 88 and…
Henry Hoberman, most recently general counsel at the MPAA, is taking a new role as executive vice president and general counsel of A+E Networks. Hoberman succeeds Douglas Jacobs, who is being…
Cyberlocker website Hotfile has shut its file-swapping doors, after losing a massive copyright infringement lawsuit brought by Hollywood studios. Hotfile's file-sharing service went offline just…