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  • Netflix waffles as US user saturation point looms Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 2:10 PM ET
    Netflix logo is reflected in the eye of a woman

    Shares of Netflix gave up some serious gains Wednesday as the Street digested the downside to growing adoption abroad.

  • How an Oscar snub may help a movie Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 1:58 PM ET
    Actor John Krasinski and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announce nominees for Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role at the announcement of the 88th Academy Awards nominations during a live news conference Thursday, January 14th, 2016 at the Academys Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.

    Hashtags like #OscarsSoWhite have brought attention to a lack of minority nominees. Can it boost the box office?

  • Netflix accelerates internationally Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 10:18 AM ET
    Netflix accelerates internationally

    Discussing the play on Netflix, after huge international growth, but slowing domestically, with Mike Olson, Piper Jaffray.

  • Bear says Netflix will never be profitable in THESE countries

    With a sell rating on the stock, Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities, sees competition heating up for Netflix, saying he does not think Netflix will be profitable internationally. But Rob Sanderson, MKM Partners, has a buy on the stock.

  • Netflix up nearly 125% past 2 years Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016 | 12:22 PM ET
    Netflix up nearly 125% past 2 years

    Netflix will report quarterly earnings after the closing bell today. Rich Greenfield, BTIG media analyst, discusses growth prospects for the company.

  • Adding up Netflix's numbers Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016 | 5:33 AM ET
    Adding up Netflix's numbers

    The top-performing stock in the S&P 500 last year is reporting earnings after the bell, and some analyst are cautious on the company's subscriber growth, reports CNBC's Landon Dowdy.

  • Here's your 2016 Netflix series schedule Monday, 18 Jan 2016 | 8:28 AM ET
    Kevin Spacey in House of Cards

    Netflix, continuing to ramp up its original-series production, announced a slew of release dates for new and returning series.

  • What to watch in Netflix's earnings Friday, 15 Jan 2016 | 4:52 PM ET
    What to watch in Netflix's earnings

    Two areas of focus in Netflix's earnings next week, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin; and Christine Short, Estimize SVP, provides perspective.

  • Does a critical mauling matter for a movie? Friday, 15 Jan 2016 | 8:49 AM ET
    Women pose for photos in front of a poster advertising the film 'Fifty Shades of Grey' on its opening day in Los Angeles on February 12, 2015.

    "Fifty Shades of Grey" and "Pixels" were nominated for the Golden Raspberry Awards, nicknamed the Razzies, as the worst movies of 2015.

  • 'Best picture' nominees grossed a total of $1.3B Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 3:33 PM ET
    A screen showing the Oscar nominees for Best Picture as announced by actor John Krasinski and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs during the Academy Awards Nominations Announcement at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California on January 14, 2016.

    Thanks to hits "The Martian" and "Mad Max," which both grossed over $150 million in the U.S., this year's crop is more successful than last year's.

  • 2016 Oscar nominations are out! Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 8:57 AM ET
    2016 Oscar nominations are out!

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on which movies and stars are getting the nod from the Academy.

  • China's movie and streaming market Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 3:30 AM ET
    China's movie and streaming market

    Efe Cakarel, CEO of movie streaming start-up MUBI, discusses his company's attempt to crack the Chinese market and says China could overtake the U.S. as the biggest market for movies.

  • Does an Oscar matter in the age of digital media? Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016 | 3:14 PM ET
    Oscars Academy Awards

    As digital and social media open up new avenues for more effective marketing, do the Oscars matter as much?

  • The 'Star Wars' theory of retirement Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016 | 1:55 PM ET
    A fan dressed as a Star Wars character poses in front of a movie theater to celebrate the opening of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" in Tokyo on December 18, 2015.

    Here's the big problem with retirement today, says Bailey Childers, the executive director of the National Public Pension Coalition.

  • #WheresRey? She's coming to a store near you Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | 1:30 PM ET
    Rey Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    After coming under fire for the shortage of products featuring Rey from "Star Wars," Hasbro revealed that the character's absence was deliberate.

  • LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 04: Board Chairman and President of Dalian Wanda Group Co., Ltd, Wang Jianlin, speaks at the Wanda and AMC press conference at AMC 15 Theatres on September 4, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.

    Dalian Wanda Group has bought U.S. film studio Legendary Entertainment for about $3.5 billion, turning its chairman into a Hollywood movie mogul.

  • BEIJING, Jan 12- China's property-to-entertainment conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group plans to pair newly acquired Hollywood movie studio Legendary Entertainment with its in-house film production unit and seek a stock market listing for the packaged operations, Wanda's chairman said at a press conference on Tuesday. Wang Jianlin did not specify a...

  • Disney's Star Wars push in China Monday, 11 Jan 2016 | 10:53 AM ET
    Disney's Star Wars push in China

    IMAX CEO Richard Gelfond discusses Disney's "Star Wars" marketing in China and box office sales in the movie's opening weekend there.

  • LOS ANGELES, Jan 10- The force was strong with Leonardo DiCaprio, but not quite strong enough to dethrone "Star Wars" from its perch atop box office charts. That brings the space opera's stateside haul to $812 million, making it the first film to ever cross $800 million domestically. The hugely complicated shoot was a production nightmare, with the film's budget...

  • LOS ANGELES, Jan 10- The force was strong with Leonardo DiCaprio, but not quite strong enough to dethrone "Star Wars" from its perch atop box office charts. That brings the space opera sequel's stateside haul to $812 million, making it the first film to ever cross $800 million domestically. The hugely complicated shoot was a production nightmare, with the film's...

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  • NEW YORK— New York City police say a Brooklyn man caught on camera waving what appeared to be a handgun behind a television reporter during a live broadcast has been arrested. Police say Khanukov waved the weapon-like object while standing behind a WNBC-TV reporter during a live broadcast in front of Brooklyn Supreme Court. It happened Wednesday afternoon as...

  • Media stocks tumble

    Discussing pressure on media stocks Viacom and Disney, and whether to bet on each company's pipeline, with Tuna Amobi, S&P Capital senior equity analyst.

  • Disney's big concern

    Brian Wieser, Pivotal Research Group, weighs in on Disney's earnings and shares his thoughts on the outlook for the company.