With “Breaking Bad’s” final episode set to air Sunday, consumers and the industry alike are busily discussing the show’s impact on television. The AMC drama has overcome numerous hurdles during its…
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Perhaps no series has benefited from so-called off-season “binge viewing” more than AMC’s “Breaking Bad,” which hit a series ratings high in its return Sunday. The much-anticipated final-season…
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The global EDM Industry is now worth more than $4.5 billion. Wasn't the music business supposed to be dead?
No one on the planet may know more about the pay-TV business than Craig Moffett, who analyzed it consistently and cogently for about a decade at Bernstein Research up until the end of last year. He…
Global box office reached a record $34.7 billion. Check. International B.O. also grew to record heights, thanks largely to an unprecedented surge at the Chinese box office. Check and check. Those…
Netflix may be mum on how many subscribers watched "House of Cards," but some creative number-crunching from a broadband technology firm offers a revealing look at viewing patterns for the series on…
Hispanics continue to be America's driving force at the multiplex, as the demographic accounted for 25% of Stateside admissions last year, according to a 2012 market report released Tuesday by…
An eye-opening examination of Mexico's blood-soaked drug war and its unsettling pop-culture side effects, "Narco Cultura" is as overwhelming as it is absorbing.
Karen Earl is the executive director of the Jenesse Center in Los Angeles, which provides victims of domestic violence with support to assist them in addressing their crisis and changing the patterns…