ThinkFilm founder and prexy Jeff Sackman is leaving the indie distrib he built in 2001 with a coterie of former Lionsgate execs.
J.K. Rowling and a publisher who wants to release an unauthorized lexicon to her Harry Potter novels should try to settle the copyright dispute out of court, a judge said Wednesday.
At least two more majors have joined Disney in allowing their new releases to be sold via Apple's iTunes Store.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
With "The Forbidden Kingdom" set to open wide Friday, the Weinstein Co. divulged a few more details Tuesday about the products of its $285 million Asian Film Fund.
With momentum at its back and "Project Runway" in hand, Lifetime is spreading its wings with a diverse development slate that includes pilot orders for two scripted dramas and two scripted comedies.
It's the end of the line for most of New Line, with Time Warner cutting 450 jobs as part of its earlier decision to fold the studio into Warner Bros.
J.K. Rowling testified before a packed courtroom in a lawsuit to block publication of a Harry Potter lexicon, telling a judge the book amounts to a "wholesale theft" of nearly 20 years of her work.
NATO prexy John Fithian warned Sunday that the cinema industry is headed for "a potential train wreck" over 3-D if studios and theater owners do not settle their dispute over digital cinema fees in…
Shia LaBeouf has signed on to star in Universal's techno thriller "Dark Fields."
Since the days of Charlie Chaplin, actors have attempted to exert more control over their cinematic destiny by taking on the role of producer.