| Apr 30, 2015
| 2:04 PM
DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. losses widened in the first quarter amid layoffs and other restructuring charges, but the Glendale studio’s prospects have brightened considerably with the success of its latest movie, “Home.”
That was the...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 6:00 AM
YouTube announced on Tuesday that it is collaborating with the DreamWorks Animation-owned YouTube network AwesomenessTV to release several feature-length films over the next two years.
The Google-owned video platform said the films, which will feature...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 5:26 PM
Whether it be Bono's RED campaign to fight AIDS or Sarah McLachlan's public service announcements about preventing animal cruelty, celebrities have long helped to raise awareness about social causes.
But to educate younger generations, the Ad Council is...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 11:05 AM
“Furious 7” again raced to the top spot at the box office this weekend.
The latest installment from the Universal Pictures franchise dominated domestic ticket sales with $60.6 million in its second weekend—still robust despite a 59%...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 9:02 AM
In an effort to expand its demographic reach, teen YouTube network AwesomenessTV announced Thursday that it will launch a new network geared toward millennial moms.
AwesomenessTV, which DreamWorks Animation purchased for $33 million in 2013, has grown...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 10:15 AM
"Furious 7" set box-office records and raced to No. 1 with a massive, $143.6-million domestic opening.
If early estimates hold, the film will mark the biggest debut for the Universal franchise, which has so far racked up more than $2 billion worldwide....
| Apr 6, 2015
| 9:40 AM
The high-octane "Furious 7" peeled out of the gates in its opening weekend, picking up a stunning $143.6 million from 4,004 locations to easily top the domestic box office, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday.
The expectation-shattering sum is a studio...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 11:03 AM
Fueled by a robust opening week at the box office, "Furious 7" is expected to accelerate past newcomer "The Longest Ride" this weekend.
The action film will probably drop about 50% to 60% in ticket sales from last weekend's strong opening, according...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 9:00 AM
It seems like DreamWorks Animation has hit a home run with its latest film, "Home."
Shares of the studio were up $1.68, or about 7%, to $24.36 in Monday trading, following a robust $54-million opening weekend for the animated film.
It is a much needed...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 12:13 PM
It was good to be "Home" this past weekend as DreamWorks Animation's new movie starring Rihanna and Jim Parsons claimed the No. 1 spot at the box office, debuting with an estimated $54 million in the U.S. and Canada.
In doing so, the film about a plucky...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 8:33 AM
For DreamWorks Animation, there's no place like "Home."
The studio's latest family film is performing far better at the box office this weekend than industry experts predicted -- and should end up easily claiming No. 1 over the prison comedy "Get Hard."...