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"The Martian" star Matt Damon says he hopes the movie will get people excited about space travel again.
Academy Award Winner Matt Damon talks about the shifting dynamic in Hollywood from the big screen to the small screen and why it's good for actors like him.
Apple Music may have priced its China launch at a steep discount to what it charges in the U.S., but the music streaming service may be a tough sell.
A California auction house will drop the hammer on nearly 2,000 items from Hollywood history.
Warner Bros.' "The Intern," starring Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway, also scored a solid $17.7 million opening to take the second place spot, thanks to the older, female audience who turned out to see the Nancy Meyers written and directed film. 1. " Hotel Transylvania 2," Sony, $48,464,322, 3,754 locations, $12,910 average, $48,464,322, 1 week. 2. "The Intern," Warner Bros.,...
As Danny Boyle's latest creation "Steve Jobs" hits cinemas this Fall, already controversy is stirring thanks to Jobs' successor, Apple's CEO, Tim Cook.
Charlie Warzel, BuzzFeed, discusses how Netflix is using big data to determine when a viewer becomes hooked on a show.
LOS ANGELES— Before a planet in a galaxy far, far away is completely constructed inside a computer or entirely built somewhere in the real world, "Star Wars" filmmakers are now able to visit it in virtual reality before production commences. Rob Bredow, a Lucasfilm visual effects supervisor and head of the ILM Experience Lab, showed off a prototype program...
On the numbers, China's cinema-goers look like a sure bet, but investors may need to look under the hood.
The Emmy Award-winning actress, filmmaker and comedian has a deal for a memoir scheduled to come out in late 2016.
India's largest e-commerce company Flipkart's chief product officer Punit Soni, discusses the growing number of people buying smartphones in India, and the potential for e-commerce.
Jaunt announces a $66 million round of financing, moving it closer to its goal of becoming virtual reality's HBO.
Virtual reality content company Jaunt has three lead investors, including Disney, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Netflix won several awards for its original content at the Emmy Awards. Martin Pyykkonen, Rosenblatt Securities senior research analyst, discusses the victory for Reed Hastings.
NEW YORK, Sept 14- "Terminator" star Arnold Schwarzenegger will be the new host of NBC's reality TV show "The Celebrity Apprentice," the network said on Monday, replacing Donald Trump who quit the show to run for U.S. president. Schwarzenegger, 68, who returned to movie making after ending his second term as California governor in 2011, will take over when the show...
M. Night Shyamalan is the latest director to partner with producer Jason Blum, who makes micro-budget horror films that turn fantastic profits.
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13- Thriller "The Perfect Guy" narrowly beat out horror film "The Visit" for first place at the weekend box office, picking up a leading $26.7 million. Wrong, who turns out to have a dangerous side, was backed by Sony's ScreenGems' division. "It's ideal timing, because there's not a lot of competition in the marketplace and you can really stand out with a...
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13- Thriller "The Perfect Guy" narrowly beat out horror film "The Visit" for first place at the weekend box office, picking up a leading $26.7 million. Going into the weekend both films were expected to pull in between $15 million and $17 million. Wrong, who turns out to have a dangerous side, was backed by Sony's ScreenGems' division.
BRIEF- CHINA'S TENCENT TO ESTABLISH MOVIE PRODUCTION FIRM. Sept 11- Tencent Holdings Ltd. *China's Tencent to establish movie production company Penguin Pictures Co. Ltd.
Disney aims to conquer all screens with new partnerships.
Danny Boyle, film director, discusses the premiere of "Steve Jobs" and provides insight into the movie industry.
Princess Leia's gold bikini from "Return of the Jedi" was one of 50 "Star Wars" items sold by Profiles in History last Thursday.
Warner Bros. is selling more DC Comics shows after series like "Gotham" and "The Flash" became hits.
Creators of "The Lego Movie", Christopher Miller and Phil Lord, have joined forces with Fox 21 TV Studios, to option the rights to the Serial podcast.
Sept 30- MTV, the music and reality-TV focused television network owned by Viacom Inc, on Wednesday named veteran media executive Sean Atkins as its president. He also has executive experience at HBO and Yahoo Inc, MTV said. Viacom has been plagued by declining ratings for its youth-centric TV channels such as MTV, VH1 and Nickelodeon, and advertising revenue has...
New over-the-top service Go90 is slated to be a one-stop video shop for younger viewers.