Friday was the day the music died for Riffage.com, the Palo Alto-based Netco that also operated a record label, 1500 Records, and bought the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco.
Eddie Griffin ("Mod Squad") has nabbed the lead role in the Universal/Imagine laugher, "Undercover Brother." Malcolm Lee ("Best Men") is attached to direct pic, which is a live-action adaptation of…
Dimension Films and Abandon Entertainment have joined with producers Paul Rosenberg and Scott Faye in their newly formed Collision Entertainment, a company whose mandate is franchise properties for…
As Tuesday's deadline for Scour's assets approaches, Liquid Audio has thrown its hat into the ring of bidders to take over the online file-sharing venture backed by Michael Ovitz.
Japanese movie distributor Gaga Communications has rolled out an email campaign for the movie "Frequency."
Handing the recording industry a financial boon, the U.S. Copyright Office has ruled that radio stations will have to pay additional royalties for every ditty they stream over the Web. Historically…
The Writers Guild of America has given an early indication that the issue of DVD and video compensation will be a tough area in upcoming contract negotiations.
Staff at the Australian Broadcasting Corp. have returned to work after a 24-hour strike that crippled radio, TV and online services.
MGM Home Entertainment president David Bishop is the latest studio homevideo executive to be given a key role in developing video-on-demand strategies. It's also another signal that studios are…
Oscar-winning screenwriters Ron Bass ("Rain Man") and Marc Norman ("Shakespeare in Love") will host a live Webcast on Tuesday from the Writers Guild of America's annual Winter Screenwriters Reception.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%