• Santa Claus to deliver major Christmas present Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 12:13 PM ET
    General Manager Brandon Delaney puts letters on the marquee sign announcing that the Plaza Theatre would be showing the movie "The Interview" beginning Christmas Day in Atlanta, Georgia, December 23, 2014.

    Sony's "The Interview" will be screened in some theaters across the country starting Christmas Day.

  • 'The Interview' hits theaters & VOD  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Discussing Sony's VOD strategy for "The Interview" and the long-term impact to Sony's reputation, with Bubba Murarka, Draper Fisher Jurvetson partner.

  • File photo: A gate to the Sony Pictures Entertainment studio complex.

    Sony is in talks with Google to distribute "The Interview." CNBC's Julia Boorstin discusses on which platforms it may play.

  • 'The Interview' goes indie  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    Discussing Sony's release of "The Interview," Terrace Theater owner Paul Brown, discusses advanced ticket sales and security for tomorrows theatrical opening.

  • Jib Jab's year in review  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    JibJab.com created a year in review video. Co-founders of Jib Jab Media Gregg Spiridellis, and Evan Spiridellis, discuss the future for their business, the huge audience for the service, and adding the Sony story last minute.

  • Securing theaters for 'The Interview'  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 10:34 AM ET

    Sony will release its controversial film "The Interview" Christmas day in more than 200 theaters. George Kurtz, CrowdStrike co-founder, President and CEO, analyzed the malware used in the Sony hack attack.

  • Cleveland Cinemas: Wear USA colors, get free popcorn  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    Cleveland Cinemas is one of the theaters that will show Sony's "The Interview." JRF Management director of marketing, discusses the security preparation that is going into preparing to show the film in both Cleveland and Pittsburgh.

  • Waiting on Sony's VOD strategy  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 9:10 AM ET

    With Sony Pictures deciding to release its film "The Interview," The "Squawk on the Street" crew discusses Sony's release options and the vulnerability of U.S. financial institutions.

  • Sony to show 'The Interview'  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 7:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Sony has changed its mind and will show the "The Interview" on screens where theater operators want to show it.

  • Sony tries to save face with 'Interview' flip-flop Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 1:13 AM ET

    ATLANTA— Sony's flip-flop on releasing "The Interview" shows the studio is working furiously to try to chart the right course through political and public-opinion minefields. Although analysts don't believe the decision will have any effect on Sony's image, it will at least give the movie-going public a chance to vote with their wallets and send North Korea a...

  • He said Sony also is continuing its efforts to release the film on more platforms and in more theaters. For Sony, the decision was the culmination of a gradual about-face: After initially saying it had no plans to release the movie, the company began softening its position after it was broadly criticized. Sony officials aren't commenting on whether the film will...

  • Rep. Sherman: Bring 'The Interview' to Washington  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    After Sony pulled the release of "The Interview," Rep. Brad Sherman, (D-Calif.), explains why he wants Sony to screen the film on Capitol Hill.

  • Hollywood looks to 2015 for box office boost  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 8:39 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin, and Brent Lang, Variety senior reporter, discuss the pullback at the box office this year and provide an outlook on the movie industry in 2015.

  • As dust clears, what's next for Sony? Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 4:39 PM ET

    ATLANTA— The Sony hacking attack continues to deliver more dramatic plotlines than any fictional movie, but meanwhile the movie studio must move forward and tackle the next steps in minimizing the mess. Sony went on the offensive after President Barack Obama said Friday that the studio made a mistake by canceling "The Interview," and said that he wished the...

  • Here's why Hollywood's looking to 2015 Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 3:05 PM ET

    North American box office receipts totaled about $10.5 billion in 2014, a 4 percent decline from a year earlier. The New York Times reports.

  • Hollywood: I'd like to thank the Hobbits Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 2:40 PM ET
    An image from "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

    It hasn’t been a great month for Sony Pictures, but December is turning out to be another solid month for Hollywood.

  • How to stop hackers once they're in: CyberArk CEO Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 8:42 AM ET
    A security guard stands at the entrance of United Artists theater during the premiere of the film "The Interview" in Los Angeles, December 11, 2014.

    Companies do too little to protect sensitive information once a breach occurs, a cybersecurity company CEO says.

  • North Koreans deny involvement in Sony hack  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 7:53 AM ET

    President Obama said the U.S. will respond proportionally to North Korea regarding the hack on Sony. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the North Koreans are denying any involvement in the hack attack.

  • Sony hack smells like vandalism: Expert  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 6:53 AM ET

    Udi Mokady, CyberArk President & CEO, discusses the vulnerability of U.S. corporations to cyberattacks, and warning signs companies can pay attention to in order to prevent a hack.

  • What happens with 'The Interview' now?  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 6:28 AM ET

    Discussing what could happen with the digital distribution for Sony's "The Interview" movie now after the hack, with David Bank, RBC media analyst, and CNBC's Julia Boorstin.



  • The Buffalo Bills take on the Green Bay Packers at home. Last season, former Bills owner Ralph Wilson averted a blackout at the last minute by buying thousands of tickets himself.

    Washington is scrutinizing the "blackout rule" that restricts broadcasts for NFL games that fail to sell out.

  • A look at the massive hack attack at Sony and the nastiness it revealed, with The New Yorker's Ken Auletta. It becomes a real business changer for a lot of people in Hollywood, says Auletta.

  • Netflix Inc's second season of women's prison comedy "Orange is the New Black" landed a nod, alongside HBO's new tech satire " Silicon Valley"; Hispanic comedy "Jane the Virgin" from The CW, jointly owned by CBS and Warner Bros, and the only broadcast network show in the race; and Amazon Instant Video's transgender show, "Transparent. "The field of television is going...