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…
"Treasure Planet" has quickly proved no treasure trove for Disney, as the Mouse House said Tuesday that it will take a $74 million pretax writedown on the recently unspooled feature tooner.
Michael Eisner can't understand all the press-fueled fuss about succession plans, stock price slumps or lack of faith in the ABC brand. Nor is there any truth, he insists, behind speculation about…
To the Editor: In his Nov. 25 article on the forthcoming remake of “The Manchurian Candidate,” Michael Fleming repeats the urban legend that Sinatra withdrew the film from release after Kennedy's…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%