New Line Cinema is teaming with DC Comics to create a feature based on the classic comicbook "Shazam!" New Line is in final negotiations with DC to acquire feature rights on the 60-year-old title.
Less than 24 hours after boasting that Vivendi Universal will plunk down $4 billion for French telco Cegetel, conglom topper Jean-Rene Fourtou indicated there will be cuts in its Hollywood…
About 80 on-air employees at Clear Channel radio stations in Gotham will spurn the company Christmas party as part of a long-running dispute over plans to replace announcers with prerecorded…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
After months of legal wrangling, Random House and ebook publisher RosettaBooks have settled their differences and inked a partnership that may breathe new life into a sleepy ebook market.
A federal court dismissed a copyright case brought by director William Friedkin and author William Blatty stemming from the 2000 version of "The Exorcist," holding that Warner Bros. had the exclusive…
Buckling under pressure, FCC chair Michael Powell agreed Wednesday to hold at least one public hearing on the agency's plan to loosen key media ownership rules.
UGC Intl., sales arm of the UGC film group, is without a managing director again -- just six months after one-time Canal Plus exec Alexandre Drubigny took over from Patrick Binet.
Malaysia and Thailand have declared war on the homevideo syndicates that control the lion's share of the video industries in their countries.
Just in time for the holidays, hundreds of Hollywood scribes have received a Scrooge-like surprise from the city of Los Angeles. The writers are among 151,000 recipients of a letter sent by the city…
Topper Jean-Rene Fourtou finally enunciated his vision for Universal following a board meeting Tuesday. Or did he? Confirming plans to secure 70% equity control of Cegetel, the French telco, Fourtou…