The NBA has formed a joint venture with Anschutz Entertainment Group to design and develop about 12 multipurpose arenas in major Chinese cities.
Updated That, and other news, in today's Political Panorama. A new ABC News/Washington Post poll shows a big Barack Obama lead and the result of John McCain's attacks over the past week: A drop in…
It was a decade ago today that Matthew Shepard died after being beaten outside of Laramie, Wyoming, in a case that drew national media attention, and perhaps shifted public opinion on sexual…
Jim Rutenberg of the New York Times traces the Barack Obama is a Muslim rumors to one man — Andy Martin, who was given credence in a Fox News documentary several weeks ago even though he's made…
Telco giant PCCW's attempt to sell its phones and media interests has become a victim of the global financial crisis.
By the end of the worst week in the stock market's history, Sumner Redstone was forced to disclose plans to sell $400 million worth of nonvoting shares in Viacom and CBS to pay down debt at his…
Strike or no strike? The fate of the Screen Actors Guild long-running contract negotiations drama could become much clearer by the end of this week.
Film execs in Abu Dhabi scored a one-two combo this weekend, announcing a $100 million production deal with National Geographic, and unveiling a multibillion-dollar media zone dubbed twofour54, with…
When Betty White is calling Sarah Palin “one crazy bitch,” you know that the political tone in Hollywood has taken a caustic turn. That's my latest column in the print edition of Variety, which you…
That, and other news, in today's Political Panorama. Oprah Winfrey told a group of Chicago donors on Friday that women could "midwife" the election, and called Barack Obama "a leader [who] has risen…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M Warner Brothers
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures