Moviegoers aren't the only ones buzzing about the positive reviews "The Incredibles" has been garnering. Investors rushed out Friday and loaded up on shares of the movie's producer, Pixar, pushing…
Make it six in a row for Pixar. The CGI studio extended its perfect streak with "The Incredibles," which opened at $70.7 million from 3,933 theaters. Disney set a slew of studio records this weekend.
At a conference of media mavens here Wednesday, Walt Disney Co. prexy Bob Iger continued to duck speculation that he is being groomed to succeed CEO Michael Eisner.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
Since the collapse of its talks with Disney in January, computer animation powerhouse Pixar has uttered barely a peep about which studio will become its next partner starting in 2006.
Animation powerhouse Pixar had no news on the studio partnership front as it reported another boffo quarter's earnings thanks to stronger-than-expected sales of "Finding Nemo" on homevideo.
Yahoo! chief financial officer Susan Decker has been tapped to join the board of 3-D animation powerhouse Pixar.
Regardless of who becomes its new distribution partner, Pixar plans to start self-financing its own films in 2006 after its contract with Disney ends.
Outgoing Pixar animation chief financial officer Ann Mather has been named to the board of directors of Euro broadcast group Central European Media Enterprises.
Pixar Animation Studios has tapped former Fox exec Simon Bax to replace Ann Mather as the company's chief financial officer and executive veep, when she retires from the toon giant in May.
If Steve Jobs wants to make more money on store shelves, he should make WB his new home. That's Time Warner Entertainment and Networks chairman Jeffrey Bewkes' case for why his studio would be the…