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The best-paid chief executive of a large American company was David Zaslav, head of Discovery Communications, the pay-TV channel operator that is home to "Shark Week." Les Moonves, of CBS, held on to second place in the rankings, despite a drop in pay from a year earlier. The remaining four CEOs, from entertainment giants Viacom, Walt Disney, Comcast and Time Warner, have...
Disney's expensive fantasy adventure essentially had Memorial Day weekend to itself, and still only pulled in a modest $41.7 million in its first four days in theaters according to Rentrak estimates on Monday. Disney put their full weight behind the Brad Bird- directed film with an ambitious George Clooney- led promotional campaign. Rentrak's Senior Media...
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NEW YORK— Disney says it has opened its first store in China, calling its new Shanghai location the largest Disney Store in the world. It characters and products from Disney, Marvel, Star Wars and Pixar along with a music and projection show, a Mickey Mouse- shaped roof, and sculpted hot air balloons. At the end of its last fiscal year, The Walt Disney Co. says there were...
Disney opens its first store in China, its largest in the world.
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"Pitch Perfect 2" hit all the right notes at the box office, snagging first place on the charts with $70.3 million debut.
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LOS ANGELES— The ladies of "Pitch Perfect 2" hit all the right notes opening weekend, amassing a $70.3 million debut, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday. The Elizabeth Banks- directed sequel to the 2012 sleeper hit and video-on-demand phenomenon cost Universal Pictures only $29 million to produce and was expected to open in the $50 million range.