Hollywood has taken its first step toward selling digital copies of movies over the Net. In the first deal of its kind, Universal Pictures U.K. has pacted with Lovefilm to launch a service by which…
"Street Fight," one of 2005's docu Oscar nominees, has been acquired by Ironweed Films, a recently launched online subscription service that specializes in independent film.
Voiceover: Technology has thrown the movie biz for a loop, what with digital projection, shrinking DVD windows, VOD and Web streaming shifting the financial ground, and viewers' tastes fragmenting…
The video rental biz took another hit Thursday as the country's second-largest chain reported it lost more than half a billion dollars in the fourth quarter and would lay off hundreds of employees by…
CBS' "60 Minutes" is surfing Yahoo! in search of younger viewers. The top-rated newsmagazine, which has one of the oldest auds in the business, has inked a deal with Yahoo! to create a "microsite"…
Producer Mark Burnett will present the Pioneer Prize to AOL chairman-CEO Jonathan F. Miller for his contributions to the field of interactive television at the Intl. Interactive Emmy Awards at Mip TV…
Jim Noonan has been upped to the newly created post of senior VP of worldwide strategic promotions and communications for Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, reporting directly to prexy Kevin…
Scott Dinsdale, former digital strategist for the Motion Picture Assn., has joined Sony BMG as exec VP, digital operations and new technology. Dinsdale had worked for BMG before working for Jack…
Lloyd Kaufman is teaming up with European channel operator Zone Vision to bring cult favorites "The Toxic Avenger" and "Sgt. Kabukiman NYPD" to the smallest screen.
Japanese video rental and sell-through giant Culture Convenience Club has announced a tie-up with rival Shinseido that will create the country's largest CD and DVD retail chain.
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%