As Netflix loads up on original programming, vid-streamer will increasingly face a Big Media problem: combating illegally ripped copies of its content.
As some major online ad networks scramble to pull away from pirated content sites, more just rush in to take their place.
Disney and Johnny Depp may getting ready to set sail again as the Mouse House has tapped "Catch Me if You Can" scribe Jeff Nathanson to pen "Pirates of the Caribbean 5."
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Plan aims to nudge consumers toward compliance
After dipping its toes into pure CG animation for "Arthur Christmas," Aardman integrates its feted old-school stop-motion technique with top-drawer visual effects in this irrepressibly amusing caper.
Berlin's political elite and Germany's entertainment industry may soon have to batten down the hatches after the fledgling Pirate Party rode a political tidal wave into the Teutonic capital.
Weeks after his dramatic attempted escape and eventual rescue from armed Somali pirates, captain Richard Phillips' life rights have been acquired by Columbia Pictures.
It's no longer a pirate's life for Gore Verbinski.
"The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything" won't do anything for adult auds, but this second bigscreen adventure from the popular VeggieTales franchise should easily win over tots.
Shiver my timbers! Not since the swashbuckling days of Errol Flynn and Tyrone Power has the Jolly Roger flown so high. Broadway's "The Pirate Queen" may walk the plank this weekend, but the third…