Indie production banner Ckrush this week is launching Web site LiveMansion.com, which aims to mix social networking and moviemaking, through which online members will create a feature.
Digital entertainment venture ClickStar is launching a new online content channel with filmmaker Peter Bogdanovich.
Steve Jobs has been courting studios for a few months. Now he may be courting print media. Reports in the techno-blogosphere indicate book publishers and Apple are beginning to tango.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
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Magnolia Pictures, the distribution arm of 2929 Entertainment, has picked up North American rights to Exodus Film Group's in-development CG-animated feature "The Hero of Color City."
Viacom cabler CMT has launched broadband Web site CMT Loaded, which claims to have the largest collection of country musicvideos in the world. CMT is just the latest MTV-run cable network to add a…
Hollywood film and TV content continues to rack up sales in Germany. Sony Pictures Television Intl. has pacted to provide pics for Maxdome, the video-on-demand service of Haim Saban's ProSiebenSat 1…
In its latest effort to boost local production of Mandarin-language cartoons, censors will significantly speed up the censorship process for Chinese animated shows.
Kevin Reilly is sick and tired of being in fourth place. The NBC entertainment president, who met with reporters Friday at the TV Critics Assn. press tour, promised a turnaround is afoot at the…