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.
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…
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…
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.
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.
In a whimsical suggestion to prevent back-to-back strikes, actor-producer Wayne Rogers has floated the idea of setting up a virtual strike.
Staff at the Australian Broadcasting Corp. have returned to work after a 24-hour strike that crippled radio, TV and online services.
Fox Consumer Products president Pat Wyatt was awarded the 12th annual Executive Leadership Award from the Anderson School's Information Systems Associates Thursday.
Seagram Co.'s record label has been sued for disseminating songs over the Internet by music publishers who claim the rights to hits such as "White Christmas'' and "Jailhouse Rock.''
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%