Jason Netter, previously senior VP of biz development at Netter Digital, has ankled to found animation and visual effects producer KickStart Prods.
Online independent film distributor CinemaNow.com has inked a seven-figure deal with Microsoft and series A investors Blockbuster and Kipco. Investment is the first Microsoft has made in the Netco.
With the kickoff of the 2001 Oscar season, Variety.com has again launched its comprehensive guide to the film industry's main awards. "Academy Central: Oscar 2001" is a Web site devoted to the…
Real Networks has pacted with Spun.com to provide information for its Real Broadcast Network.
Online movie ticket siteFandango has extended its agreement with Cinemark Theaters to offer ticket printing at home to a test market in Plano, Texas.
Unilever has inked a six-figure deal with interactive entertainment company MultiBrain to produce a 30-minute live Webcast called "Salon Selectives See It. Do It. Celebrity Challenge," which will air…
Thomas Frank, chief operating officer of streaming media provider Real Networks, is leaving the company for personal reasons.
Swedish Internet consultancy Framfab has pinkslipped 340 staffers, about 12% of its workforce.
International Creative Management has made a significant private equity investment in Razorfish Studios, making ICM a partial owner in the media company.
Entertainment site iFilm laid off 15 people Thursday, approximately 10% of its staff. Pinkslips were handed out across a number of divisions in order to "cut back on the burn rate," according to the…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.7M Cumulative:$167.1M Disney 36.50%
Rio 22Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$46.3M Fox 59.74%
Draft Day3Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$11.9M Lionsgate / Summit 43.09%