Walt Disney’s ESPN is joining a consortium of media and advertising concerns hoping to automate the practice of buying TV and radio advertising, a practice that remains somewhat arcane despite…
Looks like Hollywood is trying to invent a new measuring stick. Rentrak, a company that aims to analyze viewership of movies and TV shows no matter how they are seen, is purchasing a business that…
SeaWorld has issued a statement calling Magnolia Pictures’ killer whale documentary “Blackfish,” which opens Friday, “inaccurate and misleading.” The marine park spoke to ABC News, which plans a…
The cable industry’s practice of bundling channels is facing pressure from plenty of consumer groups, upstart competitors and John McCain. But the question posed by a class action suit is whether…
With the opening of Zack Snyder’s “Man of Steel” looming, the director returned to his roots this weekend with a pep talk to students at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. The occasion was…
A mesmerizing psychological thriller with a bruised and battered killer whale at its center.
Challenging a long-standing profit participation practice, a clutch of filmmakers and the estate of Charles Bronson have filed a class-action lawsuit against four studios over homevideo accounting.
The end is officially in sight for "Private Practice."
Well structured and dynamically edited, "Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay" relies on the famed magician himself to wax autobiographical with his usual charm, humor and…
Eddie Jemison, Noureen DeWulf and Robert Forster are toplining in indie comedy-thriller "10 Habits of Highly Effective People."
This is one of those tired-old-mutt sitcoms that could benefit from a few new tricks.