Australian billionaire James Packer, who recently teamed with Dune Entertainment to finance 75 movies for Warner Bros., says that RatPac Entertainment, his other venture with Brett Ratner, may also…
Warner Bros Finance
Warner Bros. has closed a financing deal with RatPac-Dune Entertainment, a four-year partnership with Dune’s Steven Mnuchin, filmmaker Brett Ratner and Australian billionaire James Packer, to fund up…
Legendary Entertainment has found a new home: NBCUniversal, as it ends an eight-year relationship with Warner Bros. Deal is expected to be announced Wednesday, sources tell Variety.
Warner Bros. is in talks with Bank of America Merrill Lynch and New York-based financial firm Dune Capital for a major co-financing deal that would help replace Legendary's coin when the production…
While Legendary Entertainment's Thomas Tull is still talking to multiple studios about a new distribution and potential co-financing deal for its movies, Warner Bros. isn't among them. Tull is set to…
UPDATE: Warner Bros. lawyers are trying to figure out how to proceed with the impending exit of Jeff Robinov, according to a person close to the studio. The legal team is evaluating what it would…
Legendary Entertainment will decide whether to stay at Warner Bros within the next 60 days, or by the end of the summer, according to Thomas Tull. The Legendary chief disclosed the time frame during…
Since a new film law took effect in January, Colombia has emerged as the go-to location for a growing number of international filmmakers.
Legendary Entertainment is poised to leave the Warner Bros. fold by the end of the year and set up shop at a rival studio, unless the parties can mend their frayed relationship and come to terms on a…
Coming off its flood of "Argo" awards, Warner Bros. is boarding another pic with prestige elements, coming on to distribute Paul Thomas Anderson's "Inherent Vice."
Terrence Dugan, a partner in the business and finance practice at Morgan, Lewis and Bockius, sums up the current state of film financing in one simple sentence: " the search for junior capital."…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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