| Sep 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Believe Entertainment, which produces digital series like the animated "The LeBrons" and Jay Mohr's game show "Money Where Your Mouth Is," has secured financing from U.K. television broadcaster and producer ITV.
Specific financial terms of the deal...
| Mar 31, 2013
To summarize the economics behind "G.I. Joe: Retaliation": the 2009 "G.I. Joe: Rise of the Cobra" made enough moolah ($150 million domestic, $150 million elsewhere) to justify — nay, demand — a sequel. As for the aesthetics of the film, "G.I....
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Guillermo del Toro, director of the forthcoming sci-fi picture "Pacific Rim," had a very specific set of parameters for the movie's visuals.
For starters, the filmmaker, whose directing credits include "Pan's Labyrinth" and "Hellboy," knew what he...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:37 AM
AMC theaters are offering a $3 summer movie series for adults.
The series started Monday, June 24. Through Wednesday, June 26, moviegoers can catch The Dark Knight Rises at 10 p.m. for $3. Other movies included in the summer series are Django Unchained,...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:43 AM
It's brawn-plus as the elite military unit battles the latest scheme by the evil organization COBRA in this latest live-action adventure inspired by the long-popular toy line. Channing Tatum returns as one of the operatives mystified by some decisions...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:33 AM
"G.I. Joe: Retaliation," starring Dwayne Johnson, Bruce Willis and Channing Tatum, is dominating in home entertainment. The big-budget action film from Paramount is the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray disc title, as well as the top rental.
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Major Hollywood studios have resolved a tax dispute in China that has held up hundreds of millions of box-office dollars since 2012.
The months-long dispute centered on a 2% value-added tax that state-owned distributor China Film Group insisted...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 2:34 PM
The science fiction movie "Oblivion," starring Tom Cruise, soared to the top of the DVD and Blu-ray disc sales chart in its first week in release. The dystopian drama, directed by Joseph Kosinski, had a strong box-office showing in April despite mixed...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 12:42 PM
A trio of action films took the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray spots last week as the explosion-packed blockbusters from the spring started to hit retail shelves.
In its first week in release, the White House-set thriller "Olympus Has Fallen" was the No....
| Sep 3, 2013
| 11:15 AM
The computer-animated fantasy film "Epic" was the best-selling DVD and Blu-ray title in its first week in release, passing the action movies that dominated the previous week's rankings.
"Olympus Has Fallen," a White House-set action movie starring...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:37 PM
A swarm of TV zombies has overwhelmed newly released movies. In its first week in release, the third season of the AMC series "The Walking Dead" was the top-selling DVD and Blu-ray title, beating film titles "The Great Gatsby" and "Pain & Gain."