Yahoo! has named Activision topper Robert Kotick to its board, replacing venture capitalist Michael Moritz, the first outsider to serve as a director of the online powerhouse, CEO Terry Semel…
Viacom's MTV has struck its biggest content and marketing alliance with Motorola internationally outside the U.S., giving the global wireless group access to MTV programming, games, images and ring…
A pair of cyberfriendly lawmakers waded into the contentious debate over digital copyright and fair use this week, proffering a bill that would create strong legal protection for a consumer's right…
The maker of Lara Croft has heisted vidgame rights to the Paramount remake of classic caper film "The Italian Job," rolling out its version this summer.
Disney has renamed its vidgame unit, broadened its mandate and shuffled its management, tapping Graham Hopper as senior VP and general manager of the new Buena Vista Games division of Disney Consumer…
Vidgame vet Kurt Busch will head development of new titles for Konami of America. Chief operating officer Geoffrey Mulligan named Busch VP of product development, responsible for Konami's inhouse…
Online movie purveyor InternetStudios.com is changing its name to IS Media, a move designed to better reflect its changing business model.
Fox Interactive has broadened its vidgame distribution deal with Vivendi Universal Games, reaching an agreement that should significantly expand the availability of its titles to consumers through VU…
Gotham-based specialty distrib Wellspring has upped Marie Therese Guirgis to head its acquisitions team following the exit of longtime senior VP of acquisitions and co-productions Krysanne Katsoolis.
Expect increased consolidation of all those proliferating boxes atop TVs across America, according to a report by Allied Business Intelligence, a tech think tank based in Oyster Bay, N.Y.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%