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Nov 1- DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc posted a higher quarterly profit, helped by the success of its latest movie `` Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted'' in international markets. Net income rose to $24.4 million, or 29 cents per share, in the third quarter, from $19.7 million, or 23 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose 16 percent to $186.3 million.
LOS ANGELES-- The founders of the studio behind "Shrek," "Madagascar" and "Kung Fu Panda" are donating $90 million to a Hollywood charity that offers support to seniors and health services for members of the entertainment industry.
"Young audiences are exercising an influence on what gets made way out of proportion to their numbers in the population," writes the author who examines what's happening to the movies.
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Take a look at some of Monday’s morning movers:
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
President Barack Obama says Joe Biden got "a little bit over his skis" in publicly embracing gay marriage, forcing Obama to speed up his own plans to announce his historic support for same-sex marriage.
Check out which companies are making headlines after-the-bell Wednesday:
Armed with better-than-expected corporate profits, bulls will grapple with potentially bearish economic and European news this week.
The White House Correspondents Association dinner guest list includes just six people who could be said to be in business, out of more than 120 known guests. Of those, at least three have reasons to be invited other than their business acumen.
Lions Gate Entertainment is more than just "The Hunger Games" — it's four films based on the three books of the teen dystopian saga, Piper Jaffray analyst James Marsh told CNBC Monday.
The Hunger Games doesn't open nationwide until Friday but already the move is white hot. Does that mean these related stocks are about to catch fire, too?
Take a look at some of Wednesday morning's early movers:
The film production company reported a sharp drop in earnings that was even worse than expected. Shares fell in after-hours trading.
U.S. stock index futures erased their early gains to nudge into negative territory Tuesday following a handful of disappointing economic reports.
Today DreamWorks Animation unveiled a partnership to do just that, with the “if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em” strategy. It’s partnering with China’s leading media companies: China Media Capital, Shanghai Media Group and Shanghai Alliance Investment to launch a new company called “Oriental DreamWorks.”
DreamWorks Animation attracted bullish option activity after reports that it will enter a joint venture with two Chinese media groups.
The Oscar nominations are out, and some front runners have finally emerged in what’s been a muddled and inconclusive race so far.
Distributors have long understood a successful book can translate into big money at the box office. So, what are the highest grossing films based on books?
On Thursday, Netflix announced it inked a deal for shows from the CW network. This new content, bolstering the streaming service's TV library, will draw a key younger demographic to Netflix while paying CW's parents, CBS and Warner Brothers, up to $1 billion dollars over ten years.