So how are things in the dot-com world these days? That all depends on whom you talk to. Like asking a stockbroker, an economist and a Depression-era grandfather where to invest that $10,000…
German video king turned licensing company VCL Film + Medien has acquired Scandi film outfit Scanbox Media for 22 million kroners ($2.7 million), paid mostly in shares.
Shockwave.com will bow the first of its celeb-created Web series Tuesday with the launch of Tim Burton's "Stainboy."
Netcaster Neurotrash.com has inked a co-financing production pact with commercial production house Urban Myth Media for original Web content with an eye toward offline distribution.
GetMusic.com, the digital music site backed by Universal Music Group and BMG Entertainment, pacted with Mondo Media to co-produce a new Webimation titled "Absolute Zero."
Universal Interactive Studios and vidgame developer Konami Corp. inked a deal to produce games based on the 1950 horror film "The Thing" and on the upcoming "Jurassic Park III."
Michael Ovitz has joined the board of Loudcloud, the Web site builder and maintainer formed by Netscape founder Marc Andreessen.
San Francisco-based indie film Netcaster Alwaysi.com has picked up the exclusive distribution rights to "On the Q.T." starring Sam Ball ("Urbania"), James Earl Jones, Trudie Styler ("Grave…
Philadelphia ad agency Gyro, which in 10 years has grown steadily into a small-scale new-media, merchandising and retail empire, has just signed with UTA and is negotiating a first-look deal with…
Online film directory FilmsOn.com tapped producer Mark Gordon ("Speed," "Broken Arrow") to its advisory board. Gordon joins entertainment attorney Craig Jacobson, a partner at Hansen, Jacobson…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%