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  • 'Star Wars' big enough for Disney?   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 1:21 PM ET
    'Star Wars' big enough for Disney?

    Disney released the 2nd trailer for Star Wars, and Disney's stock is higher. David Miller, Topeka Capital Markets media entertainment analyst, has a hold rating on the stock.

  • The evergreen movie franchise   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 11:16 AM ET
    The evergreen movie franchise

    Disney released the second trailer for Star Wars: Episode VII, and the stock shot higher. The New York Times columnist Nick Bilton, says the franchise is evergreen.

  • Big screen scares away remake efforts Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 4:41 PM ET
    Image from the 2006 movie "Superman Returns."

    The film industry often tries to redo what has worked in the past, but the concept of making old films new again has taken a downward turn.

  • Eight film remakes that failed horribly Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 4:39 PM ET
    Worst Film Remakes

    Here's a look at the least popular American remakes of all time based on domestic gross figures compiled by Rentrak.

  • Disney unveils extended Star Wars trailer   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 2:18 PM ET
    Disney unveils extended Star Wars trailer

    Watch the new trailer for Star Wars Episode VII.

  • Star Wars celebration in CA   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 1:07 PM ET
    Star Wars celebration in CA

    Fans eagerly await the unveiling of footage from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," scheduled to hit theaters December 18th, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • First 'Star Wars' movie in a decade   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:54 AM ET
    First 'Star Wars' movie in a decade

    R2-D2 joins CNBC's Julia Boorstin at a "Star Wars" fan convention. Disney wants to resassure die-hard fans

  • What makes Netflix successful   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:37 AM ET
    What makes Netflix successful

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider, is excited about Netflix posting nearly 5 million subscribers in the first quarter, but says there is a huge momentum premium in the stock.

  • Crisis-hit Sony studio sends for rewrite Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:26 AM ET
    Kazuo Hirai, left, and Michael Lynton shake hands during a news conference in Tokyo.

    Sony Pictures has adopted a more cost-conscious approach since being hacked, the FT reports.

  • Netflix rips higher; Analyst on sidelines   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:13 AM ET
    Netflix rips higher; Analyst on sidelines

    Netflix adding almost 5 million streaming subscribers in the first quarter. Robert Peck, Suntrust Robinson Humphrey, is on the sidelines because of rising costs.

  • Netflix subscriber numbers soar   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 10:03 AM ET
    Netflix subscriber numbers soar

    Netflix beat expectations for subscriber growth adding 4.9 million streaming subscribers in the first quarter. Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, discusses the interest in Netflix's content.

  • ATLANTA— Paul Walker is not only being remembered onscreen, but in music too: The tribute song for him, "See You Again," hit the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart Thursday. The song from rapper Wiz Khalifa and budding singer Charlie Puth is from the soundtrack for "Furious 7," the latest installment in the "Fast& Furious" film series that featured Walker.

  • Bible stories and thrillers make Morocco filming choice Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 6:16 AM ET

    But while the arched doorways, balconies and furnishings all say Roman-era Israel, the real-life setting is southern Morocco. Viewers in America and elsewhere in the world may not know it but they have seen a lot of Morocco in the past year. "Morocco has also been Somalia numerous times, including in the 2001 film" Blackhawk Down, "and more recently in the 2013" Captain...

  • Netflix brings 'Daredevil' to visually impaired Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 4:12 PM ET
    Netflix's Daredevil.

    Netflix series 'Daredevil' will have the option of audio narration. It's a victory for advocacy groups.

  • Netflix still has its mojo? This expert says yes   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 7:33 PM ET
    Netflix still has its mojo? This expert says yes

    King Lip, chief strategist at Baker Avenue Asset Management, says Netflix is doing well in content creation and sees growth potential in its international business.

  • Avid announces new free version   Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 11:52 AM ET
    Avid announces new free version

    Editing software company Avid is announcing a new free version of its software called Media Composer l First. Louis Hernandez, Avid Chairman, President and CEO, provides insight.

  • Hollywood’s robots in the real world Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 1:28 AM ET

    Robots aren't just for movies, but are now helping us with our daily routines. CNBC looks at how film favorites ended up on this side of the screen.

  • NEW YORK— A handwritten notebook by British World War II code-breaking genius Alan Turing, who was the subject of the 2014 Oscar-winning film "The Imitation Game," brought more than $1 million at auction on Monday. "The Imitation Game," starring Benedict Cumberbatch in the role of Turing, won Best Adapted Screenplay at this year's Academy Awards.

  • Piracy causes 'massive financial impact': Pro   Sunday, 12 Apr 2015 | 6:37 PM ET
    Piracy causes 'massive financial impact': Pro

    Roger Harvey, director, Australia & New Zealand of Irdeto, outlines the financial impact of media piracy.

  • 'Furious 7' burns box office rubber, sets record Sunday, 12 Apr 2015 | 2:40 PM ET
    Scene from the Fast and the Furious

    "Furious 7" maintained speed in its 2nd week, earning $60.6 million and bringing its box-office haul to $252.5 million.

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