Game, set, match Pixar. With last week's reorg of Disney animation, John Lasseter and Ed Catmull gained control over all Mouse House feature toons and won their pitched battle against DVD sequels.
A Shanghai court has ruled against a local DVD retail outlet for a second time for copyright infringement and ordered the defendant to pay damages of $23,245 to members of the Motion Picture Assn.
Spreading counterintuitively in regard to most global conflicts, the war to determine which high-def disc format will take over the world began in the U.S. before moving to the Western European home…
As in the U.S. -- where six out of seven Hollywood majors publish in the format, four of them exclusively -- Blu-ray Disc has the upper hand over HD DVD across Europe when it comes to breadth of…
More than 80% of U.K. homes receive digital television on the main set. This is according to research published June 20 by British media regulator Ofcom, which shows that in the first quarter of 2007…
As if high-def DVDs weren't already a consfusing enough sell to consumers. Starting in September, home media buffs in the U.S. and Europe -- Denmark, Finland, France, Poland and Sweden, specifically…
Morgan Freeman will play former South African President Nelson Mandela in “The Human Factor,” an independently financed drama, based on the upcoming John Carlin book “The Human Factor: Nelson Mandela…
Universal and director Tom Shadyac's “Evan Almighty” is the latest sequel to hit the multiplexes this weekend, amid high expectations. “Bruce Almighty” — the first “Almighty” film, which starred Jim…
ESPN, striving to stay ahead of the flooding of sports programming to Web sites, cell phones and iPods, has created a new brain trust of seven top content execs who'll report to the top dog John…
"Grand Theft Auto" publisher Rockstar Games is delaying its latest controversial game, "Manhunt 2," after it was banned by three European countries and slapped with an "AO" -- adults only -- rating…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%