The top films at the North American box office
Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting March 7, led by "300: Rise of an Empire," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
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Comcast's Freewheel Acquisition: the Start of a Stack or a...
Last week Comcast, the most powerful player in the US cable market, acquired Freewheel, a video ad technology business, for $320 million.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Charlize Theron Sets Karen Croner-Scripted Universal Pitch Based On 'Everything Nice'
EXCLUSIVE : Universal Pictures has acquired a pitch inspired by the Ellen Shanman novel Everything Nice that will be written by Karen Croner as a potential star vehicle for Charlize Theron .
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Should You Take a Chance With Comcast?
The company operates in five segments: cable communications, cable networks, broadcast television, filmed entertainment, and theme parks.
Comcast extends low cost internet for low income families
AMERICA'S LARGEST internet service provider Comcast is on a charm offensive, having announced an indefinite extension to its subsidised internet scheme for low income families.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Universal Sets Max Botkin To Lend Scripting Hand On 'Prosthesis'
EXCLUSIVE : Universal Pictures has set Max Botkin to write Prosthesis , the visually-driven science fiction film created by Arvind Palep, who's attached to direct.
Oscars Red Carpet: Executive Arrivals
The Weinstein Co.' s Harvey Weinstein and DreamWorks Animation's Jeffrey Katzenberg flank their wives, Georgina Chapman and Marilyn Katzenberg.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
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Is a 'Birds' Remake a Bad Idea for Universal?
In general, Alfred Hitchcock's films tend to stand alone. While sequels, remakes, and adaptations have been made of his work, they typically pale in comparison to the originals and are sometimes even met with hostility from Hitchcock fans.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The top films at the North American box office
Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting Feb. 28, led by "Non-Stop," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters.
'Son of God' Blows Away Expectations with $26M Box Office Weekend
"Non-Stop," featuring Liam Neeson as a sky marshal battling a ransom-seeking terrorist in-flight, opened as the top-grossing film in U.S. and Canadian cinemas, toppling "The Lego Movie" from a three-weekend run as No.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Shailene Woodley lauds Theo James' kissing skills
Speaking about the intimate scenes during an interview with People, the 22-year-old American actress said that the 29-year-old English actor is "an incredibly masculine man with beautiful soulful heart - and he was a great kisser", Universal Pictures reported.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Purge: Anarchy Moved Back to July
Universal Pictures announced today that the release for The Purge: Anarchy has been moved from June 20, 2014 to July 18, 2014.
The Birds Remake to be Directed by Diederik Van Rooijen
Universal Pictures has hired Dutch helmer Diederik Van Rooijen to direct the remake of the Alfred Hitchcock classic The Birds , which Platinum Dunes and Mandalay Pictures are producing.
'Non-Stop' starring Liam Neeson cures the winter blues
Tired of the humdrum films of winter? Universal Pictures 'Non-Stop' starring Liam Neeson will cure your winter blues with an adrenaline rush.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Fast & Furious 7 to Resume Production in April
Universal Pictures is getting ready to resume production on or near April 1 for Fast & Furious 7 , says The Hollywood Reporter .
New Poster for Seth MacFarlane's A Million Ways to Die in the West
Following a bunch of character posters, Universal Pictures has released the new poster for Seth MacFarlane's A Million Ways to Die in the West ! You can check the poster, as well as the previously-released ones, in the gallery viewer below.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
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Review: Neeson keeps 'Non-Stop' from crashing
This image released by Universal Pictures shows Lupita Nyong'o in a scene from "Non-Stop."
'Iron Man 3,' 'Sleepy Hollow' among Wilmington Saturn Award nominees
The Saturn Awards, honoring the best science fiction, fantasy and horror film and television, announced their yearly nominations Tuesday and several Wilmington productions were among the nominees.
Outkast headlining Summerfest on 20 year anniversary tour
AUGUST 21: Actor/rappers Antwan A. Patton and Andre Benjamin attend Universal Pictures & HBO Films premiere of 'Idlewild' at the Ziegfeld Theatre August 21, 2006 in New York City.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
New York Magazine
Julianne Moore Wore a Prabal Toga Dress
Actress Julianne Moore attends the premiere of Universal Pictures and Studiocanal's "Non-Stop" at Regency Village Theatre on February 24, 2014 in Westwood, California.