| May 6, 2012
| 2:30 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "The Avengers" proved that five superheroes are better than one by bursting into Hollywood's record books with a massive $200.3 million in ticket sales over its opening weekend in U.S. and Canadian theaters, kicking off Hollywood's...
| May 13, 2012
| 11:36 AM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "The Avengers," the smash hit movie about Marvel superheroes who team up to save the Earth, crushed competitors for a second weekend with a record $103.2 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales and was poised to top $1 billion...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 2:25 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Comedy "Ted," starring a foul-mouthed teddy bear, won the battle at movie box offices over the weekend, taking in a surprising $54.1 million in the United States and Canada and beating Channing Tatum's steamy role as a male...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Jon Feltheimer, chief executive of the Santa Monica film and television studio Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., has sold his Holmby Hills estate for $14.4 million.
The 1.4-acre flat property overlooks a fairway at the private Los Angeles Country Club. The...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 5:26 PM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A big-screen version of classic Dr. Seuss children's book "The Lorax" rang up a massive $70.7 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales over the weekend, the biggest movie debut so far this year.
The popularity of the 3D...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 11:43 AM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Romantic comedy "Think Like a Man" easily beat four new films to win the U.S. and Canadian box office race for a second time while superhero movie "The Avengers" stormed into overseas theaters with record-breaking sales.
| Jun 16, 2008
"The Incredible Hulk," the action movie about a man whose temper transforms him into a green beast, was the top film at U.S. and Canadian theaters this weekend with sales of $54.5 million.
The movie topped director M. Night Shyamalan's "The Happening," a...
| Jan 11, 2008
Weinstein Co. signed an interim deal with the Writers Guild of America, co-founder Harvey Weinstein confirmed in an interview Thursday.
The agreement mirrors the pacts the union recently signed with United Artists -- an independent company controlled by...
| Sep 1, 2010
| 4:33 PM
After the coffee. Before deciding whether to commit to watching "Sons of Anarchy." Amazon throws its hat into the ring. Amazon is planning its own streaming service for movies and TV shows, making the Internet retailer the latest to make......
| Sep 8, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Lions Gate Entertainment's board on Wednesday recommended that its stock owners reject activist investor Carl Icahn's current tender offer, which was recently increased to $7.50 a share. Icahn initially launched his latest offer to buy all the company's...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 9:33 PM
Lions Gate Entertainment, taking aim at the Latino film market, is forming a joint venture with Mexican media giant Televisa to produce and distribute movies for Latino audiences in the U.S. The move, confirmed by a person familiar with the......