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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.
Sony Pictures has adopted a more cost-conscious approach since being hacked, the FT reports.
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 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.
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 series 'Daredevil' will have the option of audio narration. It's a victory for advocacy groups.
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.
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.
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.
Roger Harvey, director, Australia & New Zealand of Irdeto, outlines the financial impact of media piracy.
"Furious 7" maintained speed in its 2nd week, earning $60.6 million and bringing its box-office haul to $252.5 million.
LOS ANGELES, April 12- It wasn't even a contest. That's a slender 59% drop from the Universal Pictures release's record-breaking $147.2 million debut and puts "Furious 7" on track to be the highest-grossing film in the history of the "Fast and Furious" franchise. "People feel like they're living through the summer movie season right now even though it's not summer,"...
Daredevil may be a lesser-known Marvel superhero, but he could help Netflix add subscribers as it faces a growing host of rivals.
Tom Werner, Carsey-Werner partners, shares his thoughts on the future of media and whether content is still king. I think the focus is on quality content, says Werner.
Daniel Seah, CEO of Digital Domain, discusses the technology that the firm used to create virtual concerts of late singers like Tupac Shakur and Teresa Teng.
Video game Lego Dimensions lets users animate real Lego figures of movie characters. New York Times reports.
Imax and Disney announced a renewed agreement for a multi-picture deal, beginning this year through 2017.
"Furious 7" is on its way to be one of the year's highest-grossing releases.
Paul Dergarabedian, Rentrak, and Tuna Amobi, S&P Capital IQ, discuss summer box office and movie stocks.
DC, Warner and Mattel are launching a new brand of entertainment, books and toys to get girls excited about superheroes.
Mattel will stop making the SeaWorld Trainer Barbie doll, along with all its SeaWorld-related merchandise, NBC News reports.
On Thursday, stock of Arris went up 20 percent because they announced an inversion deal. The company sponsors Carl Edwards in Nascar.
Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, discusses the big changes ahead in online advertising.
There's no way not to have massive consolidation, says Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, sharing his thoughts on Comcast withdrawing its bid for Time Warner Cable, and the outlook on new media.
Tim Armstrong, AOL chairman & CEO, discusses the economics of producing new original content.