Beating larger rival Televisa in the race to go online, TV Azteca will buy a 50% stake in one of Mexico's leading Internet portals, Todito.com.
FROM WESTERN CABLE It's time for cablers, copyright owners and TV set makers to reach a final agreement on the digital television standards, FCC commissioner Susan Ness said Thursday at "Hollywood…
Universal Studios and Konami Co. pacted Thursday to turn Universal franchises, including "The Mummy," "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," Universal's classic monsters and "Woody Woodpecker,"…
Netcasting software provider LOADtv inked a deal Thursday with comic Andy Dick, allowing the former "News Radio" star to retain all creative control while developing original programming for the 'Net.
Carlton Communications and TF1, the leading commercial broadcasters in the U.K. and France, respectively, are in exclusive talks to launch an Internet partnership.
FROM WESTERN CABLEA&E Television Networks has created a new division, AETN Interactive, and has named Thomas Heymann as its senior VP/general manager.
Netizens hoping to tap into this spring's American Film Market are in luck -- Filmbazaar.com is launching a Web site so AFM buyers and sellers can make their transactions online.
Film-camera maker Panavision Intl. has teamed with Viewpoint Digital, a 3-D computer graphics model builder, to create a film-set scanning and location-modeling solution for the f/x market.
Famed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki is back at work on a new feature film, ending a 2-1/2-year filmmaking hiatus after his last movie, "Princess Mononoke," broke the local box office record for a…
In an effort to protect its lucrative "The Muppet Show" and "Sesame Street" brands online, the Jim Henson Co. has made Warner Bros. Online's AcmeCity its official Internet fansite community, a deal…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%