As the hand-wringing over declining same-night viewing continues at the broadcast networks, cable continues to gobble up bigger slices of the available audience.
Subsidies nurture next gen Mexican helmers
Six decades ago a maverick entrepreneur named Allen B. DuMont set out to establish a risky venture called a television network. His initial schedule was cobbled together with niche programming -- a…
Japan can be a lucrative market for local producers, with 29 domestic pics earning ¥1 billion ($12.5 million) or more in 2010.
Los Angeles-based MultiVisionnaire Pictures is launching the Fringe Features label at the European Film Market, devoted to titles for gay and other niche audiences.
The Berlinale has been the preeminent film festival for the best in international LGBT cinema for decades.
The numbers tell the tale: Odds are almost 50:1 that any given Best Picture nominee will be a live-action, English-language, fiction feature.
More “Niche” on Variety.com
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%