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Box-Office 50/2014: Rentrak estimates per December 7

The top 12 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as ofSunday, Dec. 7, 2014, are below.

1. Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1, The - Multiple - $53.2M

2. Penguins Of Madagascar - 20th Century Fox - …

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on December 8, 2014 at 3:23pm — No Comments

Filmecho 49/2014: Warner Bros. steht zu "The Stand"; Stephen King epic has four-part potential

Published in Germany: 4 December 2014

** U.S. Box-Office: As friends and families gobble up the turkey, “Mockingjay” flies to top of charts again as the “Penguins of Madagascar” waddle to number two, joining the line-up of DreamWorks Animation titles debuting lower than $33…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on December 7, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Annie denkt international; ASIFA-Hollywood announces nominations

Th e International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations for its 42nd Annual Annie Awards™ recognizing the year’s best in the field of animation. For a complete list of nominations, please visit the Annie Awards website

Annie denkt international

Der Fachverband…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on December 5, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Freie Bahn für U.S. Barrierefreiheit; NATO and advocay groups reach joint agreement on theatre accessibility

The Alexander Graham Bell Association (AG Bell), the Association of Late Deafened Adults (ALDA), the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA), the National Association of the Deaf (NAD), and the National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO) today announced an agreement to file joint recommendations with the Department of Justice regarding its Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on captioning equipment in U.S. movie theaters.



After several weeks of discussions, the five…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on December 4, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

Rentrak 12/01/14 Cross-platform entertainment rankings

Audiences around the world have a seemingly insatiable appetite for "The Hunger Games" as "Mockingjay, Part 1" has impressively earned $480.1 million globally in its first 10 days of release, passing the $250 million mark in 86 international markets and solidifying its position at the top of both the North American, international and worldwide box office charts.

Movies on Demand again features two summer hits in the top…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on December 3, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Casting Nachrichten: Leading Ladies

In „The Light Between Oceans“ tritt Rachel Weisz an die Seite von Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander („The Fifth Estate“, „Anna Karenina“). In Neuseeland inzeniert Derek Cianfrance („The Place Beyond the Pines“, „Blue Valentine“) inzeniert die Adaption des 1920 erschienenen Buches um einen Leuchtturmwärter, seine Frau und ein Waisenkind, das an Land geschwemmt wird. David Heyman („Harry Potter“) und Jeffrey Clifford produzieren für DreamWorks Studios.…



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Added by Andreas Fuchs on December 2, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Box-Office 49/2014: Filmecho Analyse; Rentrak estimates per November 30

Während amerikanische Familien die Truthähne verzehrt und nach Thanksgiving mit ihren Festtagseinkäufen begonnen hatten, flog „Mockingjay Part 1“ bei 56,97 Millionen Dollar erneut an der Spitze ein und watschelten die „Penguins of Madagascar“zur zweiten Position der Charts. Im Vergleich zum Wochenende von 25,45 Millionen (35,44 Mio. in fünf Tagen; „Rise of the Guardians“ buchte zum gleichen Termin vor zwei Jahren 32,3 Mio.), waren die letzten beiden „Madagascar“-Filme mit mehr als 60…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on December 1, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Media Equities Technical Notes 11/25/14: News Corp., Regal, Lions Gate, DreamWorks Animation

LONDONNovember 25, 2014 Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: News Corporation (NASDAQ: NWSA), Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: LGF), DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. (NASDAQ: DWA), and Cumulus Media Inc. (NASDAQ: CMLS). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: …

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on December 1, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Filmecho 48/2014: DreamWorks Animation, Hasbro, Hearst; NATO; MPAA

Published in Germany: 28 November 2014

** U.S. Box-Office: “Mockin Jay” easily flies to top of charts; even though $121.9 mil. is 23% lower as “Catching Fire” and Katniss could not beat the openings of the other split-in-two finales of “Harry Potter” and “Twilight Saga”; “Big…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 29, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Rentrak 11/25/14 Cross-platform entertainment rankings

Rentrak, the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the top weekly cross-platform entertainment rankings for Nov. 25, 2014.

The global phenomenon that is "The Hunger Games" continues with the latest installment "Mockingjay, Part 1" launching in 85 international markets this weekend on 17,000 screens. This is the biggest day-and-date release of the year and Lionsgate's widest release ever. With an international weekend…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 29, 2014 at 10:51am — No Comments

Zweiter Deal geplatzt DreamWorks zwischen Hearst und Hasbro

Following SoftBank debacle, DreamWorks Animation loses Hasbro as buyer and wins Hearst as investor in AwesomenessTV

Erst Ende September sorgten Übernahmegespräche zwischen DreamWorks Animation (DWA) und der japanischen SoftBank für heisse Nachrichten mit einem kalten Ende. Mit dem Bekanntwerden von laufenden Verhandlungen zwischen DWA und Hasbro wiederholte sich das rasante Spiel und wurde, dank der Umwägbarkeiten auf der Wall Street,…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 28, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Filmecho 47/2014: Lionsgate verleiht CBS Films; new distribution alliance

Published in Germany: 20 November 2014

** U.S. Box-Office: “Dumb and Dumber To” confirms audience's need to revisit favorite characters, best for Carrey since “Bruce Almighty” and best-ever for Farrelly Bros.; Universal scores seventh number-one release, a success only…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 25, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Filmecho 46/2014: Änderungen beim Fremdsprachen-Oscar; changes coming to Foreign Language category

Published in Germany: 13 November 2014

** U.S. Box-Office: Baymax beats Astronaut Cooper as top 12 record $146.71 mil. for eleventh best weekend of the year; “Big Hero 6” betters “Wreck-It-Ralph” by 15% and should collect more than $215 mil. when done; Imax records 28% of…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 22, 2014 at 7:17pm — No Comments

Euro Update 12/14: European Film Awards, seductive French films and more

'After their respective success as Palme d’Or and screenplay winners at the Festival de Cannes, Winter Sleep (from Turkey) and Leviathan (Russia) joined the ranks of Ida (five nominations in major categories for Poland, photo at left) andForce Majeure (from Sweden) as…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 21, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

Strich durch die Werberechnung

U.S. Justice Department opposes merger of NCM and Screenvision

Die amerikanische Justizbehörde hat den geplanten Zusammenschluß der beiden größten U.S. Anbieter von Kinowerbung aus kartellrechtlichen Erwägungen blockiert. National CineMedia (NCM) und Screenvision, die zusammen 3 900 Kinos mit mehr als 34 000 Leinwänden in 250 Märkten und 1,1 Milliarden Kinogänger abdecken würden, planen natürlich gegen die Klage anzugehen.…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 20, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Seattle's Cinerama receives major tech and service upgrades

Vulcan Inc. announced that Seattle's Cinerama will reopen on November 20 at 8 p.m. for the premiere of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1. The theatre has been upgraded to a world-class experience with the best sight and sound offerings available.

"Cinerama has been a cornerstone of Seattle's arts and culture history for 50 years and I'm proud to…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 19, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Rentrak 11/18/14 Cross-platform entertainment rankings

Rentrak, the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the top weekly cross-platform entertainment rankings for Nov. 18, 2014.

"Interstellar" continued its solid orbit around the globe in 63 territories, topping both the international and worldwide box office charts for the second straight week as it easily eclipsed the $320 million mark.

Universal's "Dumb And Dumber To" easily topped the…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 18, 2014 at 4:13pm — No Comments

Tickets mit Musik

MovieTickets.com and TouchTunes bring movies to juke boxes

In Deutschland macht das mobile Ticket grosse Fortschritte. In Nordamerika wird das Publikum die Kinokarten nun auch per Handy-aktivierter Musikbox bekommen können. Der mit 250 Kinoketten in 22 Ländern zweitgrößte Onlineanbieter MovieTickets.com schloß eine Vereinbarung mit TouchTunes, wonach deren in mehr als 60 000 Bars und Kneipen installierten High-Tech Jukeboxes nicht nur Filme bewerben werden,…

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Added by Andreas Fuchs on November 17, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

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