Looking to make more money from its properties on the very small screen, Universal has set up a division for mobile content. Consumer products exec Jeremy Laws has been tapped senior VP in charge of…
Warner Bros. is returning a bigscreen version of "The Jetsons" to the launch pad, bringing in Donald De Line to produce and Adam F. Goldberg to pen a new screenplay. De Line will produce the…
In a first-of-its-kind deal, Turner Broadcasting has bought a five-pic package from Sony that includes exclusive video-on-demand rights to "The Pink Panther" and upcoming Will Ferrell starrer…
The MPAA has released its first comprehensive study of worldwide piracy, and while the figures are grim, org now estimates bootleg DVDs aren't as big a problem as it previously thought.
Marking its first foray into original broadband content, Microsoft's MSN online portal is finishing negotiations for a multiproject deal with "The Office" and "Biggest Loser" producer Reveille.
Telemundo is launching an online diary series this week, giving auds behind-the-scenes access to Geraldine Bazan, star of sudser "Tierra de pasiones."
A year after a homevideo shortfall rocked their faith in the company, investors seemed pleased by what prexy Lew Coleman called a "relatively quiet" first quarter for DreamWorks Animation, driven by…
One more mobile firm is targeting the entertainment biz. Helio, a startup run jointly by Internet company Earthlink and Asian telco SK Telecom, aims to hit twentysomethings with a mix of TV, vidgame…
The movie and recording industries would like college students to unlearn certain computer skills, such as using the campus's local area network (LAN) to swap files illegally.
Warner Bros. Home Video and South Korean broadcaster MBC have pacted to sell permanent digital downloads of films and TV programs in South Korea.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%