A top Vivendi exec called the French conglom's 20% stake in NBC Universal "nonstrategic" and suggested it could be sold to buy Vodafone's stake in French telco SFR.
Comedy Central plans politically themed mobile content show, "Lil' Bush: Resident of the United States," with a school-age George W. Bush leading a band of kids including a little Condi and little…
Participant Prods., responsible for "An Inconvenient Truth," turns to another Democratic leader who has rebounded from a stinging political defeat with a new documentary on Jimmy Carter. Jonathan…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has won a federally supervised election to represent about 60 employees at the CW's "America's Next Top Model."
The saber rattling has started in earnest between Hollywood writers and employers. In a message sent to members over the weekend, WGA West president Patric Verrone amped up the hostility with a…
At Thursday's Variety screening of "An Inconvenient Truth," the ArcLight aud was treated to a new and improved Al Gore far different from the sometimes stiff version people saw during the 2000…
Thai mobile content company MovieSeer has pacted with Japanese animation house Tokyopop to distrib manga content in Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
The top two editorial execs at the Hollywood Reporter, whose masthead has been in turmoil since editor and publisher Robert Dowling left exactly one year ago, are ankling their posts.
The Broadway creative team of "Urinetown" is telling the two regional productions of the show they accused of plagiarism to put their DVDs where their mouth is.
Making his first TV appearance in more than 10 months, former Livedoor prexy Takafumi Horie spilled the beans on his former plans to buy Sony but denied any knowledge of the financial shenanigans for…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%