| Aug 9, 2010
| 9:33 PM
More than $29 million in costs related to its battle with its largest shareholder, Carl Icahn, and higher expenses from its movie slate, including the box-office disappointment "Killers," led Lions Gate Entertainment to nearly double its net loss in the.....
| 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...
| Nov 3, 2010
| 4:47 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Hollywood mega-studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection on Wednesday.
MGM's bankruptcy plan has the backing of its lenders, so the proceedings are expected to go quickly.
MGM is to restructure and be managed by...
| 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.
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 23, 2009
| 5:12 AM
The vampire romance "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" sucked up $140.7 million in its first three days and pulled in a total of $258.8 million worldwide, according to studio estimates Sunday.
The No. 1 domestic debut for Summit Entertainment's "New Moon" was...
| 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...