A Delaware courthouse will be the next stage for the ongoing legal battle for control of Viacom. Wednesday marks the first hearings on an ongoing dispute about National Amusement’s decision to remove…
Questions of jurisdiction, undue influence and mental capacity have come to the fore, as the Massachusetts judge initially overseeing the dispute over control of Viacom has framed the case in an…
Sumner Redstone named new members to the board of National Amusements and the trust that will oversee its direction in the event of his death, the latest development in a frothy business soap opera…
Viacom’s top executive filed suit to block being removed from a trust that would oversee the fate of his company if its controlling shareholder, Sumner Redstone, died or became incapacitated. The…
Bumping it into the nation’s top ten theater circuits, Southern Theaters LLC has acquired dine-in theater chain Movie Tavern, bringing the former’s location count to 36, with screens totaling 433 in…
Production has been halted on David O. Russell’s “American Hustle” in Boston amid the manhunt for the alleged marathon bomber. A spokesman for Sony, which is distributing the film in December…
MovieTickets.com joined a lawsuit Wednesday against one of its founding shareholders, AMC Entertainment, previously filed on behalf of National Amusements and Hollywood Media Corp., the remaining…
National Amusements prexy Shari Redstone joined the chorus of exhibitors decrying premium VOD on Friday at Variety's Venture Capital & New Media Summit.
Sumner Redstone's National Amusements has closed a deal to sell 29 of its theaters and agreed to sell another half dozen sites to the upscale Rave chain for an undisclosed price.
Sumner Redstone seems to have picked a good time to sell movie theaters.
A nephew of Sumner Redstone has filed suit against the Viacom chairman, claiming he was bilked out of a valuable stake in the family's business empire.