Disney drops all claims of free speech in political vendetta lawsuit against DeSantis

Disney drops all claims of free speech in political vendetta lawsuit against DeSantis

A man wearing a rat costume holds a poster of Governor Ron DeSantis, where supporters of Florida’s Republican-backed “Don’t Say Gay” bill, which bans classroom instruction on sexual orientation and gender identity for many young students, wal gather for a rally outside Disney World. April 16, 2022 in Orlando, Florida, US. Octavio Jones | reuters […]

Disney, charter blackouts continue to battle as NFL season resumes

Disney, charter blackouts continue to battle as NFL season resumes

Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images the kickoff of the NFL season is Thursday night, and charter communication does not seem to be moving forward in his conversation with disney, Last week, Charter and Disney’s negotiations over contract fees became public after the two were unable to reach an agreement and millions of consumers […]

Barbie wins the summer box office, Taylor Swift can’t survive the fall

Barbie wins the summer box office, Taylor Swift can’t survive the fall

A scene from “Barbie”. Courtesy: Warner Bros. Hollywood bet big on blockbuster franchise sequels to revive its summer cinema business, but it was new movies like “Barbie” and “Oppenheimer” that delivered the industry’s $4 billion in revenue, up from the previous year 19% more. Starting on the first Friday in May and lasting through Labor […]

Comcast, Disney extend deadline to decide on future ownership of Hulu

Comcast, Disney extend deadline to decide on future ownership of Hulu

Hulu Raphael Heinrich | Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Deadline to decide Hulu’s ownership fate has been extended comcast CEO Brian Roberts said on Wednesday. comcast and disney Those discussions are set to begin on September 30, a few months before the initial January 2024 deadline. Negotiations will include the evaluation process. Below […]

Football, the NFL has shifted away from regular TV, towards streaming

Football, the NFL has shifted away from regular TV, towards streaming

Aaron Rodgers, No. 8 of the New York Jets, practices before a game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium on August 26, 2023 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Mike Stobe | Getty Images On any given Sunday, there will be more National Football League games available on streaming services than ever before — […]

Apple unlikely to buy Disney

Apple unlikely to buy Disney

About 10 years ago, I invented a rule about covering mergers and acquisitions that still hasn’t failed me. Here it is: Will Apple Purchase [insert company of your choice here], –>No. Apple almost never buys name-brand companies. was its biggest acquisition $3 billion deal for Beats Electronics in 2014. Apple is strict about its culture […]

Taylor Swift Eraze Tour concert film could open to $100 million

Taylor Swift Eraze Tour concert film could open to $100 million

Taylor Swift | Taylor Swift performs on stage during the Eras Tour at Lumen Field on July 22, 2023 in Seattle, Washington. Matt Hayward/tas23 | Getty Images Entertainment | Getty Images Taylor Swift is already a superstar. Now, she is all set to present superhero genre songs in theatres. Days later the pop icon announced […]

Women are boosting the box office in China, Hollywood should take note

Women are boosting the box office in China, Hollywood should take note

Fans watch the film at a cinema in Shanghai, China. Future Publications | Future Publications | Getty Images Despite being a small share of the population, women are boosting China’s box office – and Hollywood should take note. While women make up less than half of China’s population, they represent 52% of monthly movie viewers, […]

Charter serves notice to media companies to save pay-TV bundle

Charter serves notice to media companies to save pay-TV bundle

In this photo illustration, the Charter Communications logo is displayed on a smartphone screen. Raphael Heinrich | Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images charter communication CEO Chris Winfrey wants the pay-TV bundle to stay. He also believes that the industry should engage with a new model. The CEO of one of America’s largest cable […]

Horror movies will dominate theaters through Halloween

Horror movies will dominate theaters through Halloween

Kenneth Branagh plays Hercule Poirot in 20th Century Studios’ “A Haunting in Venice”. Disney | 20th Century Studios it’s time to add Pumpkin Spice Latte With some popcorn. Scary Movie Season is officially here. Starting Friday, movie theaters will see a steady stream of horror, scary monsters, and gore — and that’s it. great news […]