Or it could have been Michael Bay's sequel-reboot hybrid "Transformers: Age of Extinction," the lone movie to even approach $1 billion globally. Even though it's not due in theaters for more than a year, no other film captured the popcorn-hunger of moviegoers quite like J.J. Abrams' resurrection of George Lucas' space opera.» Read More
Netflix hit an all-time high of $485.30 earlier on Monday, before easing to close at $480.93, up 0.4 percent on the day.
NEW YORK— "Guardians of the Galaxy" became the summer's top-grossing movie at the North American box office with a $17.6 million weekend that narrowly bested the young adult melodrama "If I Stay," while the long-delayed "Sin City" sequel, "A Dame to Kill For," flopped.
Here are the five best Wall Street movie villains of all time—and what they'd say about Yellen and the Fed if they were at Jackson Hole this week.
When Google bought YouTube for $1.65 billion in 2006, people wondered how it would make money. Not anymore.
LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Aug 17- "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," last weekend's most popular film, collected ticket sales of $28.4 million to top the U.S. and Canadian box office rankings for a second consecutive week, beating "Guardians of the Galaxy" in a battle of superhero misfits.
LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Aug 17- "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," last weekend's most popular film, collected ticket sales of $28.4 million to top the U.S. and Canadian box office for a second consecutive week, beating "Guardians of the Galaxy" in a battle of superhero misfits.
"The Expendables 3" opens today. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports after it was leaked online 3 weeks ago the movie has already been illegally downloaded 5 million times.
Shark Week filmmaker Andy Casagrande talks about why he loves sharks and what his favorite — and scariest — moments were from this year's Shark Week.
Lauren Bacall, who captured Humphrey Bogart's heart both on and off the movie screen, died on Tuesday at the age of 89.
Stand-up comedian Harrison Greenbaum remembers Robin Williams — and his impact on the comedy business.
As a fellow comedian, Raj Mahal remembers Robin Williams's five best TV and movie roles, from Louis CK to Aladdin.
The death of Robin Williams has been met with sympathy from entertainment giants like Disney CEO Bob Iger and filmmaker J.J. Abrams. CNBC's Julia Boorstin looks at the box office success of the Hollywood icon.
Robin Williams leaves behind a legacy of Hollywood success that spanned decades and generated billions of dollars—in fact, $5.2 billion worldwide.
NBC's Jennifer Bjorklund reports the latest details on the death of comic genius Robin Williams.
Brent Lang, Variety senior film and media reporter, and Richard Roeper, The Chicago Sun-Times, discuss Robin Williams' unique talent and his internal struggles. And CNBC's Julia Boorstin, weighs in.
David Poland, Moviecitynews.com editor, and Ramin Setoodeh, Variety New York film editor, discuss the passing of Hollywood legend Robin Williams and his impact on the industry. Williams was the comic who took us out of the Nixon era, observes Poland.
NBC's Stephanie Stanton takes a look at the career and legacy of Robin Williams.
LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Aug 10- The return of the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" earned $65 million in ticket sales at U.S. and Canadian movie theaters over the weekend, easily winning a box office battle with Marvel's outer space hit "Guardians of the Galaxy."
LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Aug 10- The return of the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" kicked up $65 million in ticket sales at U.S. and Canadian movie theaters over the weekend, winning a box office battle with Marvel's hit "Guardians of the Galaxy."
Consumers are suddenly unable to place advance orders to buy DVDs or Blu-ray discs of films from Walt Disney Studios.
Magic Mountain in California is banking on a combination of nostalgia and new technology for its big new ride next summer.
Apple said the attacks that emerged over the weekend on celebrities' iCloud accounts were individually targeted.
Sky will find it a "challenge" to retain the rights to all of the English Premier League soccer matches, its rival BT Sport told CNBC.
THE SKINNY: Cornell University researchers randomly assigned almost 100 undergraduates to watch one of three 20- minute sessions featuring: "The Island," a 2005 sci-fi thriller starring Scarlett Johansson and Ewan McGregor; that same movie but without the sound; or the "Charlie Rose" show, a public television interview program.
Claire Enders, CEO of Enders Analysis, says the rise of BT Sport has not had a negative effect on its competitors.
John Petter, CEO of the consumer division at BT, says Sky will have a "challenge" winning rights to soccer games in the upcoming auction.