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Bob Iger Dismisses Luck as Factor in Disney Box Office Success   18 May, 2016

With Walt Disney Studios’ 'Captain America: Civil War' and 'The Jungle Book' the top-grossing...More>>

Disney CEO Bob Iger
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NPD: April Video Game Sales Decline 15%   12 May, 2016

A decline in new-generation video game console sales and an underwhelming new-release slate...More>>

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Cinedigm Inks Distribution Pact With Hannover House   12 May, 2016

Cinedigm May 12 announced it has entered into a multiyear deal with Hannover House’s releasing...More>>

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Walt Disney Studios Ups Q2 Profit 27%   10 May, 2016

Fiscal largess from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and animated comedy 'Zootopia' helped Walt...More>>

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Cinedigm Announces 1-for-10 Reverse Stock Split   10 May, 2016

Facing possible delisting of its stock, Cinedigm Corp. May 9 announced a 1-for-10 reverse stock...More>>

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Fox Embracing Digital Distribution, Especially Hulu Live   4 May, 2016

Fox is going full-digital. The media company’s industry-wide embrace of over-the-top video and...More>>

21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch
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Time Warner CFO Upbeat on Home Video Biz   4 May, 2016

Despite a 12% downturn in home entertainment revenue for the first quarter, ended March 31, Time...More>>

Time Warner CFO Howard Averill
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Lionsgate Bows Local-Language Movie Joint Venture   2 May, 2016

Lionsgate May 2 announced it is launching Globalgate Entertainment, a joint venture with three...More>>

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Amazon Ups Q1 Media Revenue 8%   28 Apr, 2016

Amazon April 28 said first-quarter (ended March 31) North America media sales increased 8% to $3.2...More>>

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Redbox: A Slightly Smaller Cash Cow   28 Apr, 2016

With $84.2 million in first-quarter (ended March 31) operating income on revenue of $421.5 million...More>>

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Sony Pictures Ups Q4 Operating Income $62.5 Million   28 Apr, 2016

Sony Pictures, which includes Sony Pictures Television and media networks, April 28 reported a 6.8...More>>

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Paramount Posts $136 Million Q2 Loss   28 Apr, 2016

Paramount Pictures April 28 reported a second-quarter (ended March 31) operating loss of $136...More>>

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NBC Universal Acquires DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 Billion   28 Apr, 2016

As expected, Comcast unit NBC Universal is acquiring DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion, which...More>>

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RLJ Entertainment Given Nasdaq Delisting Notice    27 Apr, 2016

RLJ Entertainment April 27 disclosed it received notice from Nasdaq stating the distributor does...More>>

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Former Epix Executive Arrested for $8 Million Fraud   27 Apr, 2016

Emil Rensing, co-founder and former chief technology officer at Epix, was arrested April 26 at his...More>>

Emil Rensing
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Comcast in Talks to Buy DreamWorks Animation   27 Apr, 2016

Comcast couldn’t acquire Time Warner Cable or Disney for tens of billions of dollars. Now it’s...More>>

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PBS Among Seven New DEG Members   25 Apr, 2016

DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group April 25 announced the addition of seven new member companies:...More>>

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Analyst: Redbox Eyes Strongest Release Slate in Three Quarters   25 Apr, 2016

Backed by a box office and release slate featuring year-over-year gains, Redbox is projected to see...More>>

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Sony Inks Distribution Deal With Vega Baby Films   25 Apr, 2016

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment April 25 announced a multiyear agreement with Vega Baby Films to...More>>

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Netflix Naysayers Up the Rhetoric   19 Apr, 2016

With a stock valuation that has at times mirrored a ride on a high-speed ferris wheel, Netflix’s...More>>

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