While Disney's shuttering of long struggling portal Go.com reflects its acknowledgment of an expensive failure, last week's move signals much more than that: Hollywood's fear of the Internet is gone.
Universal Pictures subsid Hypnotic has acquired exclusive worldwide distribution rights to four shorts that bowed at this year's Slamdance Film Festival, which the Netco sponsored.
Steve Golin's Los Angeles-based management and production company Anonymous Content has begun production on a series of Internet-based shorts exec produced by David Fincher. John Frankenheimer, Ang…
Vivendi Universal's online gaming subsid Flipside.com said Tuesday it will acquire rival Uproar for $140 million in a deal that should create one of the largest interactive gaming networks on the…
The light is going out in the fridge on Friday. Unable to secure sufficient funding, Netcaster Icebox.com announced that it will shutter by the end of the week.
Rupert Murdoch and General Motors are close to signing a deal that would create the biggest satellite company in the world, valued at more than $70 billion. Deal would merge Murdoch's Sky Global…
A serious news program has become one of the most successful sites on the Web -- thanks to its stripping newscasters. Set up just over a year ago, 30-minute Webcast Naked News attracts 5.5 million…
New FCC chairman Michael Powell said Tuesday there's no question that wealthier Americans will be the first to benefit from fancy new digital gadgets, but that this so-called digital divide is part…
Video-on-demand service Intertainer has pacted with Warner Music Group in a licensing agreement that will allow the company to stream new releases of musicvideos from the Atlantic Group, Elektra…
The Walt Disney Co. reported strong first-quarter results Tuesday for its film, cable TV and theme park businesses. But Internet red ink, ABC ad slippage and big one-time accounting charges socked…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%