In an effort to gain a foothold in the burgeoning cyber-economy of electronic commerce, Hollywood Entertainment Corp. -- operator of the nation's second largest video retail chain -- has agreed to a…
In an effort to spur the development of interactive digital TV products and services, Microsoft, satcaster DirecTV and two other high-tech firms have reached agreements to acquire a combined 30%…
New York City public broadcaster WNET cut a three-year "strategic technology" deal with Sony Electronics to build the station's state-of-the-art $20 million digital production facility.
Digital effects house Cinesite has landed the visual f/x contracts for two feature films: Buena Vista's "The 13th Warrior" starring Antonio Banderas and Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic" starring…
Signaling the important roles that online and the Internet will play in Barry Diller's growing USA Networks, the cabler has tapped Alan Citron to oversee its new interactive division.
With the Internet rapidly emerging as the next electronic mass medium, Warner Bros.' chief online executive Monday warned a confab of new- media types that Hollywood studios and producers are in…
The newly formed service sector lobby AITE (Agrupacion de Industrias Tecnicas Espanolas del Cine, Video y Multimedia), announced Friday it will commission accountants Coopers & Lybrand to conduct a…
One year after moving from L.A., attendance at Siggraph '98 is predictably down from last year, but the mood at the 25-year-old computer graphics fest has been buoyant.
Steven Jobs' Pixar Animation Studios announced Thursday that net income fell 77% to $2.1 million in the second quarter as revenues plunged 74% to $3.8 million.
Five of the top players in filmed special effects delivered a concerted counterblast to critics of their trade Wednesday, laying the blame for rising costs squarely at the door of the studios.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Non-Stop1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$35.1M Universal Pictures -34.92%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$30.1M Fox -29.51%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$974,415 Cumulative:$212.9M Warner Brothers -37.02%