ABC headed off a showdown with its local affiliates Friday by naming five to participate in a two-month trial of streaming shows like "Lost" and "Alias" on the Web.
As the BBC reinvents itself for the digital world, rivals are lining up to denounce what they claim is the pubcaster's latest land grab. Last month, director general Mark Thompson announced a seismic…
The future of Sony Corp., and Howard Stringer's strategy to revive it, will rest this week on the reactions of thousands of geeks gathered in downtown L.A. At the E3 videogame industry confab, Sony…
Sprint launched on Thursday the first live Spanish-language video and audio cell-phone service targeted at U.S. subscribers.
Former V Life editor Tom Tapp has launched Hollywood WireTap, an online roundup of entertainment industry news. Hollywoodwiretap.com aggregates links to trade and consumer papers, such as Daily…
Satcaster BSkyB is claiming a U.K. media first with its plan to show live soccer and cricket simultaneously on mobile phones and TV. Service, which kicks off Saturday, will offer some 100 hours of…
DreamWorks Animation is one step closer to putting last year's "Shrek 2" DVD debacle behind it. The Securities and Exchange Commission's L.A. office recommended on Thursday that an investigation into…
Lucasfilm and 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment will issue the original, theatrical version of the "Star Wars" trilogy for the first time on DVD Sept. 12.
CBS is expected to announce an advertising-supported broadband channel today that will air short-form programming and possibly some network shows after they air on CBS-affiliated stations.
Sony has pushed back its first shipment of Blu-ray discs so they arrive in stores closer to hardware that can actually play the discs. The studio's first high-def discs are now skedded to hit retail…
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%