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Skyfall Box Office Sky High

13th November 2012

After a four-year absence, James Bond has made what can only be described as a triumphant return. Skyfall, the latest Bond movie starring Daniel Craig, opened ahead of even the studio's Sunday estimate, earning $88.4...

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Lady Gaga And Sarah Jessica Parker Animated For Holiday Window Display

13th November 2012

Lady Gaga, Sarah Jessica Parker and Naomi Campbell have been immortalised in cartoon form for a unique collaboration between animation legends Disney and American department store Barneys New York.The animated short, titled Electric Holiday, will...

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Theme Parks Work Magic On Disney's P&l's

9th November 2012

The Walt Disney Co. on Wednesday reported a 14-percent jump in quarterly profit but it came from two unexpected sources, theme parks and cable-TV fees. Everything else, including its film division, its ABC television network,...

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Moviegoers Go Back To The Movies

6th November 2012

Moviegoers along the East Coast, after battling Hurricane Sandy a week earlier, returned to theaters in droves over the weekend, pushing the box office up 53 percent above the previous week. It was up 20...

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After A Wrecked Weekend, Wreck-it Saves The Day

5th November 2012

Parents clearly wanted to reward their kids for coping with last weekend's terrifying storm by taking them to the movies to see Disney's animated Wreck-It Ralph. In many areas of the East Coast, schools were...

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After A Wrecked Weekend, Wreck-it Saves The Day

5th November 2012

Parents clearly wanted to reward their kids for coping with last weekend's terrifying storm by taking them to the movies to see Disney's animated Wreck-It Ralph. In many areas of the East Coast, schools were...

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George Lucas Eyes Personal Films

5th November 2012

Star Wars creator George Lucas wants to concentrate on small-scale "personal" projects after selling his Lucasfilm empire to Disney last month (Oct12).Lucas' statement follows the release of Red Tails, a World War Ii drama starring...

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Dreamworks Animation To Launch Its Own Cable Network

2nd November 2012

The Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, and the Cartoon Network may soon have a new rival -- a channel run by DreamWorks Animation. In a conference call on Thursday, DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg said that the...

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Movie Reviews: Wreck-it Ralph

2nd November 2012

The reviews are overwhelmingly positive for the videogame-themed Wreck-It Ralph, something that will come as a welcome relief to the workforce at Disney Animation, who have had to endure years of negative comparisons with their...

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Wreck-it Beset By Wreckage

2nd November 2012

ox office pundits are predicting that Disney's Wreck-It Ralph will become a smash this weekend. But they're hedging their predictions for the box office as a whole given widespread power outages and theater damage still...

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Dreamworks Animation To Launch Its Own Cable Network

2nd November 2012

The Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, and the Cartoon Network may soon have a new rival -- a channel run by DreamWorks Animation. In a conference call on Thursday, DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg said that the...

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Disney Buys Lucasfilm; Star Wars Saga To Resume

31st October 2012

In an announcement that surprised -- if not astonished -- the movie industry, the Walt Disney Co. announced on Tuesday that it has acquired George Lucas's Lucasfilm LTD in a stock-and-cash deal worth $4.05 billion....

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Disney Buys Lucasfilm; Star Wars Saga To Resume

31st October 2012

In an announcement that surprised -- if not astonished -- the movie industry, the Walt Disney Co. announced on Tuesday that it has acquired George Lucas's Lucasfilm LTD in a stock-and-cash deal worth $4.05 billion....

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Star Wars Fans Score Lucas/disney Deal

31st October 2012

As expected, Twitter and Facebook comments focused not on the $4 billion that Disney is paying to buy Lucasfilm, but on the announced plans to release three more Star Wars movies. According to reports, the...

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Star Wars Fans Score Lucas/disney Deal

31st October 2012

STAR WARS FANS SCORE LUCAS/DISNEY DEALAs expected, Twitter and Facebook comments focused not on the $4 billion that Disney is paying to buy Lucasfilm, but on the announced plans to release three more Star Wars...

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Netflix Earnings Plunge -- As Does Its Stock

24th October 2012

Netflix, which continues to show ambivalence in support of its original DVD-by-mail operation, reported an 88-percent drop in third-quarter net income Tuesday, triggering another sell-off of shares by investors. At mid-morning Netflix shares were down...

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Pundits Need More Esp As Pa4 Debuts Below Forecasts

23rd October 2012

Paranormal Activity 4 didn't even come close to selling as many tickets over the weekend as box office pundits had predicted. Most of them had forecast on Friday that the movie would earn $50-55 million....

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Actor/activist Russell Means Dead At 72

23rd October 2012

ussell Means, who first rose to prominence as a leader of the 1973 Wounded Knee uprising of Native American activists and who later was cast in a major role in the movie The Last of...

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Marvel Studios' Mandarin Isn't -- Mandarin, That Is

23rd October 2012

In what appears to be Hollywood's latest effort to avoid offending the Chinese, the super villain in Disney/Marvel's Iron Man 3 known as The Mandarin will not be a Mandarin at all. In an interview...

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Marvel Studios' Mandarin Isn't -- Mandarin, That Is

23rd October 2012

In what appears to be Hollywood's latest effort to avoid offending the Chinese, the super villain in Disney/Marvel's Iron Man 3 known as The Mandarin will not be a Mandarin at all. In an interview...

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Pundits Need More Esp As Pa4 Debuts Below Forecasts

23rd October 2012

Paranormal Activity 4 didn't even come close to selling as many tickets over the weekend as box office pundits had predicted. Most of them had forecast on Friday that the movie would earn $50-55 million....

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Actor/activist Russell Means Dead At 72

23rd October 2012

ussell Means, who first rose to prominence as a leader of the 1973 Wounded Knee uprising of Native American activists and who later was cast in a major role in the movie The Last of...

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Disney Is Sued For Billions, But It's Not Them That Needs A Hero

By Michael West | 10th October 2012

Stan Lee Media Inc (SLMI) is definitely wishing that Lee had come up with some kind of jurisdictory-super-hero in their many times of need over many years of many law suits... alas, no such entity...

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Barnes & Noble Launches Latest Streaming Division

26th September 2012

arnes & Noble is the latest company to sell movies online that can be viewed on TV sets or mobile devices virtually anywhere or anytime. Although it is being called Nook Video, the service will...

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Barnes & Noble Launches Latest Streaming Division

26th September 2012

arnes & Noble is the latest company to sell movies online that can be viewed on TV sets or mobile devices virtually anywhere or anytime. Although it is being called Nook Video, the service will...

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Crew Member Dies On Set Of Johnny Depp Movie: The Lone Ranger

By Joe Wilde | 23rd September 2012

Johnny Depp's latest film, The Lone Ranger is already facing it's first backlash and courting with controversy as a crew member died whilst working on a set for the film. A spokesperson for the local...

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The Master Sets Box Office Record

18th September 2012

As if to prove that people will go to the movies in September if you give them something worthwhile to see, a little film from The Weinstein Co., titled The Master, sold out virtually every...

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Box Office Finals: The Top Ten

18th September 2012

The top ten films for the weekend, according to studio estimates compiled by Box Office Mojo: 1. Resident Evil: Retribution, Sony, $21,052,227, (New); 2. Finding Nemo, Disney, $16,687,773, (New); 3. The Possession, Lionsgate, $5,766,378, 3...

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Evil Wins; Nemo Flounders

17th September 2012

Ticket sales at the box office were not so dismal as they were the past two weeks, but they were hardly anything to cheer about. Most films wound up well below predictions. Resident Evil: Retribution...

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Joss Whedon Couldn't Say No To Avengers 2

15th September 2012

Joss Whedon has admitted that agreeing to write 'The Avengers 2' wasn't a difficult decision.It has taken a while for the writer and director to sign on for the sequel, but he insists it was...

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