"The Call" not only helped WWE turn around its film division, becoming the biggest hit for WWE Studios when the Halle Berry thriller went on to earn nearly $52 million domestically in March. But the…
Red Box Films
As Netflix evolves into more of a streaming video platform, and Dish Network shuttering more Blockbuster stores, Redbox is enjoying the benefits, seeing its share of the disc rental business grow to…
Representing A-list movie stars is obviously a great gig — until you look at the summer box office results.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Note to Universal: When it comes to ghosts, it would appear audiences prefer the fact-based kind vs. silly spirits being chased by Ryan Reynolds and the Dude. Universal’s $130 million disaster…
Fox bows its second DreamWorks Animation title, “Turbo,” on Wednesday, and tracking suggests a sluggish five-day opening in the mid-$30 millions. But “Turbo” won’t even be the weekend’s biggest…
Looking to get a lift from Middle Earth, Redbox Instant by Verizon will give a free streaming rental of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" to subscribers and anyone who signs up for an account in…
While Redbox Instant by Verizon is focused today on jump-starting its DVD-plus-streaming biz, eventually it will move to license original programming, most likely with a family bent, according to…
The looming public launch of Redbox Instant by Verizon appears to be an escalation of the war between Redbox and Netflix. But the streaming service plans to focus on movies, rather than a catalog of…
Netflix got a bit of breathing room as a rival service by Verizon and Redbox won't launch until 2013, the telco's CEO Lowell McAdams said Tuesday during the UBS media conference in Gotham.
Coinstar's nascent Redbox Instant by Verizon venture has inked its first studio deal, a pact with Warner Bros. Home Entertainment to offer digital movies.
DVD rental operator Redbox's incursion into the event ticketing market, offering ducats at its kiosk outlets with minuscule add-on fees, can be seen as a bold engagement with established ticketing…