Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma met with Sony Pictures leadership Tuesday to explore the possibility of co-financing movies, according to individuals with knowledge of the talks. The films would be in…
Microsoft will reduce the price of its Xbox One videogame console by $50 on Nov. 2., in a move to sell more of the devices this holiday. The price cut will last through Jan. 3, 2015, the company said…
Sony Pictures is poised to end its direct theatrical distribution business in South Korea, according to sources.
A delegation of senior executives from the Chinese e-commerce giant is to tour Hollywood in the coming week.
Daniel Loeb was a persistent thorn in Sony Corp.’s side for more than a year, but the investor’s hedge fund, Third Point, no longer has a stake in the troubled technology maker. After trying and…
LONDON — Sony’s AXN has bought pay TV rights to the first two seasons of cop series “Falco” for 15 Central and Eastern European territories, including Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic. “Falco”…
The “‘Fury’ Tanks” headlines have been put on ice. Brad Pitt’s World War II drama “Fury” will lead the U.S. box office without dominating with early projections portending an opening of as high as…
Brad Pitt’s tank tale “Fury” has started rolling with $1.2 million at late night shows Thursday at 2,489 locations in the U.S. for Sony. That’s well above the late night Thursday figures for recent…
Competing 4K channel launches may boost sales of TV sets
After a heated bidding war, Sony is in talks to acquire a pitch set in the world of “Robin Hood.” Cory Goodman and Jeremy Lott brought the pitch to Sony and sources say it sold in the low…