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.
The Eye is coming to a produce aisle near you. CBS has inked a deal with SignStorey to put a version of the network on flatscreen TVs in 1,300 grocery stores around the country, including Albertsons…
First Look Studios will acquire DVD distrib Ventura Distribution for an estimated $20 million. Ventura, which distributes about 7,000 titles for 60-plus labels, specializes in physical distribution…
Verizon is engineering deals with just about every cable net in the business for its still-developing video service, but there are two conspicuous holdouts so far.
Theatrical windows for the biggest grossing pics continue to close. Daily Variety analysis of theatrical windows for films grossing more than $50 million at the domestic B.O. showed an 11% drop to…
Gallic pols forwarded a copyright bill Tuesday that could radically alter the way music is sold over the Internet and drive Apple's iTunes out of France.
Even as entertainment companies scramble to offer content on mobile phones, a study is warning that the market may not be ready for it. In a global survey conducted by KPMG, 37% of respondents said…
We've seen the future of TV, says Sony, and it's both digital and mobile. Such is the scale of the business opportunity presented by mobile television that Todd Miller, managing director Asia for…
Japanese animation house GDH plans to launch a $43 million content fund with the Japan office of Goldman Sachs. GDH will issue share warrants to Jupiter Investment, a local Goldman Sachs affiliate.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%