The Walt Disney Studios has named two longtime executives at the studio's home entertainment division, Bob Chapek and Dennis Maguire, to oversee Buena Vista Home Entertainment's domestic and…
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal of a ruling that publishers must obtain permission of freelance contributors before including the work in electronic databases. The court agreed…
Lucasfilm has inked an exclusive deal with Netcaster AtomFilms.com, which will give "Star Wars" geeks an official Internet home for their unofficial spoofs and documentaries.
The Walt Disney Co. is among a crop of new investors pumping $60 million into Dotcast, a high-speed service designed to use TV signals to send Internet-style video to wireless devices.
Even on TheSimpsons.com, Al Gore and George W. Bush are neck in neck -- albeit both are almost 25 percentage points behind Springfield's own mayor, Diamond Joe Quimby. The Fox show's official site…
Digital music site Kick.com announced it had raised $6 million in its initial round of venture capital funding, including an undisclosed amount from Sony Broadband Entertainment's 550 Digital Media…
Netco MCY.com has pacted with Applied Digital Solutions in the first deal since the company announced it was moving away from providing music to consumers and toward a business model of selling its…
Digital music company ClickRadio has tapped Shira Berk VP of media relations.
Bertelsmann CEO Thomas Middelhoff is dancing with Napster one day, facing the music in his executive suite the next. What's clear is that the German media exec is seeking -- and finding -- an ever…
The Sony Corp. has set up a business-to-business Internet-exchange division to serve as middleman between sports-rights holders and TV-station buyers throughout the world.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%