Paramount Pictures wants to speed up the timetable for movies being viewed in homes and when they finish their runs in theaters. It has cut a deal that affects the next "Paranormal Activity" sequel and a zombie comedy.
The Internet-viewing network, Netflix announced the premiere dates for its first set of upcoming original movies on Tuesday.
Netflix adds original feature films starting in October.
Craig Moffett, MoffettNathanson shares his thoughts on new prospects in old media.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin talks with NBC Universal Vice Chairman Ron Meyer about the company's big year at the box office.
LOS ANGELES, July 7- Han Solo, the "Star Wars" space hero who always has a fast ship and a good blaster, will get his own stand-alone film, the Walt Disney Co said on Tuesday, directed by the "Lego Movie" film makers. The untitled Han Solo project, slated for release on May 25, 2018, will be the second stand-alone "Star Wars" anthology film, following the release of "Rogue One" next...
GoPro hired Charlotte Koh, the former head of Hulu's original content initiatives, as its head of features and series, Variety reports.
Hotly anticipated new releases fizzled at the box office this long Independence Day holiday weekend, while two holdovers continued to sell tickets.
Media pundit Michael Wolff says there isn't any real contest between digital and broadcast, because old media has already bested new media.
July 1- Toy maker Hasbro Inc is bringing the Monopoly board game to the silver screen, in a movie about a boy's quest to make his fortune and avoid jail time. Andrew Niccol, who was nominated for an Academy Award for writing Jim Carrey's "The Truman Show," will write the screenplay for the movie, to be co-produced by Hasbro and Lions Gate Entertainment Corp..
Lionsgate and Hasbro partner to turn the iconic board game Monopoly into a film.
Iconic movie star, Marlon Brando's 1970 Harley Davidson sells for $256,000 through an auction.
"Sleepless in Seattle" is a goldmine for tours and shop owners, contributing to the nearly $5 billion the city generates in travel spending yearly.
Potter fans, get your wands and capes at the ready. A Harry Potter play will makes its debut at London’s West End, in the summer of 2016.
Jon Kirchner, DTS Inc. CEO, discusses the future of surround sound technology and digital audio trends.
The Squawk Box Europe set is taken over by Minions, made popular through the Despicable Me films, ahead of their own movie.
Anthony DiClemente, Nomura senior analyst, weighs in on Disney's dividend increase and the outlook for the media giant.
Jason Clark, film producer, discusses the cost of special effects and the new technology that went into the filming of "Ted 2."
Alan Haft, partner at Kelly-Haft Financial, discusses Disney's decision to increase its dividend for the first half of 2015 by 15 percent.
British actor, Tom Holland, 19, will be swinging into the action-packed role of Spider-Man, it was announced Tuesday. But can this save the franchise?
CNBC's Julia Boorstin explains why this could be a blockbuster year for the movie industry.
Singer/songwriter Christina Grimmie, a season six contestant on "The Voice," is reading Manga thrillers and tales about faith this summer.
Former hosts of the BBC's popular "Top Gear" show will launch a new series for Amazon Prime.
Reports are the next-generation Apple TV set-top box will debut in September.
*To sell TV plant, license Aquos brand to China's Hisense. TOKYO, July 31- Japan's Sharp Corp on Friday announced it was exiting the TV business in the Americas to shore up its finances, after booking a deeper-than-expected quarterly loss on weak smartphone display sales. The company, which sought a bank-led bailout in May, said it would sell its TV manufacturing...
July 30- Apple Inc will launch the next generation of its Apple TV set-top box in September, with a new remote and support for Siri voice control, online publisher BuzzFeed reported on Thursday. The device will be launched with its own App Store and a software development kit for app developers, the website said. The iPhone maker was expected to unveil a new version...