A federal judge has set out aggressive terms for an injunction against troubled file-swapping company Madster, leaving the record labels and studios to claim a major victory in their ongoing…
Vivendi Universal confirmed Thursday that it has entered into exclusive negotiations to sell its educational publisher Houghton Mifflin to an investment consortium formed by Thomas H. Lee Partners…
Italian conglom Fininvest, the personal holding company of Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, has sold its 51% stake in Blockbuster Italia to Viacom's Blockbuster Video Italy unit, which owns the…
Australia's Southern Star Group has a war chest of $A43 million ($23.6 million) to spend on acquiring entertainment companies in the U.S. and the U.K. but it can't find viable targets.
The company that sells the TVGuardian filtering device has sided with the DGA in its fight with retailer CleanFlicks over the practice of cutting sex, violence and foul language from movies it rents.
Vivendi Universal chairman Jean-Rene Fourtou said publicly for the first time Wednesday that the French conglom plans to buy BT Group's stake in French phone company Cegetel and added that a deal…
SAG has tapped Patty Duke, Carrie Fisher and Robert Guillaume to receive the guild's Harold Russell Award for contributions to awareness and understanding of people with disabilities.
The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday proposed a set of rules cracking down on corporate America's love affair with pro forma financial reporting and off-balance sheet transactions.
Marvel Enterprises said Wednesday that continued big bucks from "Spider-Man" box office proceeds and licensing fees helped the New York-based comix giant get back into the black for the third quarter.
The Motion Picture Assn. launched a campaign Wednesday to force European lawmakers to strictly enforce copyright laws and to beef up sanctions against offenders when the EU's piracy rules are…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%