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Hollywood Worried Russian Sanctions Could Spark Quota Backlash
Hollywood studios are worried that U.S. economic sanctions against Russia may lead to a backlash that would limit the number of American movies distributed in one of its fastest-growing international ...
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'Everest Jump Live': Joby Ogwyn Reveals Terrifying Moment Atop the Mountain (Exclusive Video)
The Hollywood Reporter has an exclusive clip from Discovery's forthcoming special in which he will attempt the first wingsuit flight off the summit of Mount Everest. read more
Hollywood to Test Discount Movie Ticket Prices for Weeknights
It may get cheaper to go to the movies, at least for the residents of one lucky state. The National Association of Theatre Owners is meeting with exhibitors about launching a ticketing experiment that...
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NBCUniversal Digital Is in Review
NBCUniversal is reviewing the digital work currently handled by Ignited, El Segundo, Calif., which was awarded the business in January 2009, sources said. The assignment covers digital efforts cove...
CNN Sales Boss Greg D'Alba to Exit Network Amid Reports of Infighting
Greg D'Alba, president of CNN and Turner Digital Ad Sales, is parting ways with the network. D'Alba, who joined CNN in 1986 and rose to sales chief in 2012, is leaving mere weeks ahead of CNN&...
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What Is Actually Revealed In 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Set Photos? (Analysis)
Images from the set of Joss Whedon's Marvel tentpole have revealed the look of Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch and -- just maybe -- Ultron. read more
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CinemaCon: Theater Owners to Test Discount Day in Undisclosed State
UPDATED: The move comes as admissions continue to decline in the U.S., particularly among teenagers and adults under the age of 50.read more
CinemaCon: Worldwide B.O. Hits Record, Int’l Growth Strong
Worldwide box office hit a record $35.9 billion in 2013, with domestic totals reaching $10.9 billion, it was announced at Tuesday’s CinemaCon keynote address delivered by John Fithian, prexy of ...
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Retail, Automotive Biggest Spenders in 2013
The absence of the Summer Olympics and political spending in fall 2013 (compared to their presence in 3Q 2012) may have put a damper on advertising expenditures, but total ad revenue for the ye...
Meryl Streep to Star in Diablo Cody’s ‘Ricky and the Flash’
Meryl Streep is attached to star in the indie dramedy “Ricky and the Flash,” written by Diablo Cody with Jonathan Demme set to direct. Marc Platt is on board to produce. Story follows an o...
Carice van Houten on the Lighter Side of Her 'Game of Thrones’ Character Melisandre
The beautiful and multitalented Carice van Houten will soon be returning to our screens for the upcoming fourth season of HBO's hit "Game of Thrones," in which she plays the Red Priestess Melisan...
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Adobe-SAP Deal Brings Ads and CRM Together
The Adobe-SAP deal announced today will likely have significant advertising, mobile marketing ramifications and customer relationship management for their brand clients. Adobe serves names such as H...
Hispanic Moviegoers Had Major Impact on 2013 Box Office
Hispanic moviegoers played a huge part in the record 2013 U.S. box office, according to figures released Tuesday by the MPAA. Despite representing roughly 17 percent of the U.S. population, Hispanics ...
AMC Hires Brian Percival and David Mackenzie to Direct Its New Pilots 'Knifeman' and 'Galyntine'
AMC has two brand new original series this year, in addition to "Breaking Bad" spinoff "Better Call Saul" -- Revolutionary War spy saga "Turn," premiering April 6th, and '80s tech drama "Halt and Catc...
5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (and Film Fans) Must Read: Disney Nabs Maker Studios, Fandango Goes Indie and More
1. Disney Acquires Maker Studios: It's not surprising that Disney wants to get a piece of YouTube in the form of Maker Studios, the leading network of online video content on YouTube. The Walt Disney ...
Whitey Bulger Documentary Gets U.S. Release
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. theatrical, VOD and home entertainment rights to the documentary “Whitey: United States of America V. James J. Bulger.” The film, which premiered at Sun...
Joey Fatone to Host Reality Show ‘Parents Just Don't Understand’
Joey Fatone is continuing along his inevitable path to world domination, signing on to host the Hub Network's upcoming reality show “Parents Just Don't Understand.” The series, whi...
Magnolia Nabs Joe Berlinger's James 'WHITEY' Bulger Doc
"WHITEY: The United States of America V. James J Bulger," the documentary about the notorious Irish gangster has just been picked up by Magnolia Pictures. The film saw its premiere at Sundance Film Fe...
‘Scandal’ Star Columbus Short Accused of Punching Guy in L.A. Bar Brawl
Actor Columbus Short, who plays Harrison Wright on ABC's “Scandal,” is reportedly under investigation for criminal battery after a bloody bar fight in Los Angeles. TMZ reports Short, 3...
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'Lego Movie' Backer Village Roadshow Cut Out of Sequel (Exclusive)
Insiders say Warner Bros. execs realized they made "a big mistake" allowing its financing partner to cover 50 percent of the box-office hit's costs.read more

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