Spanish media conglom Vertice 360 posted revenues of Euros 108.8 million ($161 million) and operating profits of $49.6 million on Thursday.
A massive publicity campaign, a star-studded cast and a huge number of prints seem to have paid off for "Asterix at the Olympic Games" in Gaul.
Lise Middleton, former Fox international veep, has joined Berlin-based distrib A Company Consulting & Licensing as head of distribution for theatrical and home entertainment.
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America's Got Talent
America's Got Talent1Rating: 2.5 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: NBC
Big Brother2Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.9 Network: CBS
Dancing With The Stars
Dancing With The Stars3Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 12.3 Network: ABC
Claire Danes has joined Zac Efron in the cast of helmer Richard Linklater's "Me & Orson Welles."
Strong sales in vidgames and electronics made up for a weak movie and TV perf at Sony, which reported a 10% rise in sales and a 25% jump in net income for the fiscal third quarter ended Dec. 31.
Claude Lelouch's "Roman de gare" will make its U.S. preem Feb. 29 as the opening night film of Lincoln Center's 13th annual Rendez-Vous With French Cinema fest.
DreamWorks has acquired all domestic and remake rights to Slamdance Fest entry "Paranormal Activity," Oren Peli's micro-budget hand-held haunted house pic.
If Showtime has its way, those expensive, extravagant Emmy screeners may soon be a thing of the past.