| Dec 6, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Audiences are still eating up "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part I," in a typically slow post-Thanksgiving weekend at the box office.
Heading toward its third consecutive week at No. 1, the Jennifer Lawrence-led Lionsgate franchise film topped the U....
| Dec 7, 2014
| 10:49 AM
“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1” stayed at No. 1 for the third weekend in a row in a traditionally slow weekend at the box office.
Audiences tend to shy away from theaters the weekend after Thanksgiving to instead partakes in...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:23 AM
“Interstellar” rocketed past the $100-million mark in China last week and is charting a course to be the second-highest grossing imported film of 2014.
Christopher Nolan’s space epic added nearly $23.3 million to its haul in the...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 9:45 AM
The nostalgic romantic youth drama “Fleet of Time” sunk director John Woo’s much-anticipated nautical epic “The Crossing: Part 1” at the Chinese box office in the seven days ending Sunday.
“Fleet of Time,”...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 10:03 PM
DreamWorks Animation has evolved from a fledgling studio into a $700-million-a-year multimedia powerhouse, but Wall Street analysts said Sunday that the proposed acquisition by Japanese telecommunications giant SoftBank Corp. could help the studio weather...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:30 AM
HONG KONG -- SoftBank shares in Tokyo finished down 1.2% at JPY7,807 in trading on Monday, the first trading session since it emerged that the Japanese software to phones giant is in talks to buy DreamWorks Animation.
While that was a decline on a day...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 12:54 AM
“Interstellar” rocketed to the top of the Chinese box office last week, taking in nearly $44.2 million in its first five days in theaters.
Christopher Nolan’s space epic opened last week and raced ahead of both “Penguins of...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 6:30 AM
It started out as a titanic clash between old and new media — and sort of petered out.
Earlier this year, Google Inc. and Viacom settled what had been billed as a landmark lawsuit over alleged copyright violations at YouTube, which Google acquired...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:55 PM
It's hard to go wrong with penguins.
They can be elegant and emotionally engaging in real life, as the Oscar-winning documentary "March of the Penguins" beautifully captured. They can also be toe-tapping hysterical and wildly musical, as they proved...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 11:00 AM
"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1," the Lionsgate sequel expected to win the Thanksgiving weekend box office race, began its holiday feast early by earning a studio-estimated $14.5 million on Wednesday, raising its cumulative U.S. and...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Softbank's $3.4 billion play for DreamWorks Animation has sent the entertainment company's stock soaring.
Shares of the film and television studio were up more than 20% in pre-market trading and were up 17.44% to $26.26 T 10:20.
Softbank is a Japanese...