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  • 'Transformers 4′ Tops Foreign Box Office Thanks to Huge China Weekend

    Transformers: Age of Extinction" dominated the international box office for the second week in a row, picking up $95.8 million in foreign markets, according to studio estimates. The giant robots sequel played better in China than it did in the United...
  • Netflix Taps Ex-Nickelodeon Exec Brian Wright to Lead Kids' Content Deals

    Netflix has hired Brian Wright, most recently Nickelodeon's senior VP of live-action development, to head up the streaming service provider's stepped-up efforts to acquire kids and family programming. Wright reports to Cindy Holland, Netflix's VP of...
  • Sun Valley: Cable Consolidation, Murdoch and Digital Disruption Among Big Themes

    Media and technology moguls are jetting to Sun Valley, Idaho this week for mountainside pressing of the flesh and potentially some deal-making. The exclusive confab, sponsored by investment bank Allen & Co., gets started Tuesday behind closed doors,...
  • DreamWorks Animation Retools 'Turbo Fast' Site to Better Steer Kids to Netflix Show

    Marketing a new TV show that isn't on a traditional network presents unique challenges. Namely: How to drive viewers to a series in a binge-watching environment, without being able to say "tune in next week for an all-new episode"? To promote the...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch Set for First San Diego Comic-Con Appearance

    Benedict Cumberbatch will make his first trip to San Diego Comic-Con to promote DreamWorks Animation's feature "The Penguins of Madagascar," although he may also stick around for Warner Bros.' "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," and support Peter...
  • VidCon: DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg talks YouTube love

    DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg is seeing vertical in the digital space. The studio behind the "Shrek" and "Kung Fu Panda" movie franchises is steadly building its relationship with online video-sharing giant YouTube. DreamWorks Animation...
  • 2014 Oscar Preview: This Year's Race Off to a 'Grand' Start

    June 30 marks the year's midpoint -- i.e., the halfway mark of Oscar eligibility. And so far, 2014 is in better shape than last year. The fests have offered some hot contenders that will open later in the year, as usual. But the difference this year is...
  • Vidcon: Maker Studios, Jeffrey Katzenberg Tout Future of Online Video

    The YouTube platform is building the foundation for a strong future, according to some industry leaders who took to the stage Thursday at Vidcon, a conference for online video programming held at the Anaheim Convention Center. Fresh off the acquisition...
  • World Cup Has Brazilians Flocking to Theaters

    Soccer isn't the only thing scoring big in Brazil. The influx of 3.7 million people into the country of nearly 200 million for the duration of the World Cup has produced a box office bonanza. "Everyone is surprised," said Steven Bunnell, the EVP of...
  • 'Transformers 4,' 'Breakup Guru' Reign Over Foreign Box Office

    At the foreign box office this weekend, one film ruled them all. From Beijing to St. Petersburg, "Transformers: Age of Extinction" was the clear choice of overseas ticket buyers, amassing an astounding $201.3 million, nearly half of which came from...
  • Netflix Stock Hits All-Time High on Upbeat Analyst Estimates

    Netflix shares closed up 7.4% Tuesday to an all-time high of $473.10 after a Goldman Sachs analyst upgraded the stock, citing the company's long-term international growth prospects and its stepped-up investments in kids' programming. In a research note,...