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Warner Bros. movies are coming to HBO Max

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Warner Bros. is planning to introduce a new payment structure with filmmakers, casts, and crews, based partly on HBO Max streaming fees

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Summary List PlacementWarner Bros. is agreeing to new payment structures for filmmakers and their crews based in part on HBO Max streaming fees, according to multiple reports.  The studio in December surprised Hollywood by announcing that its... read more

‘Godzilla Vs Kong’ Moves Up 2 Months to March Release

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“Godzilla Vs Kong,” the Warner Bros. and Legendary monster epic, will now open March 26 of this year, moving up two months from its planned summer release in May 2021. The schedule change comes after Warner Bros. and Legendary were reported to be... read more

WarnerMedia's ongoing shake-up has led to the exits of many respected execs. Meet 6 leaders who have left the company and are now free agents on...

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Summary List PlacementWarnerMedia has taken big steps to adapt its storied Hollywood studios and businesses for the streaming age since being acquired by telecom AT&T in 2018. Those steps include industry-shaking moves like streaming Warner... read more

Vuulr founder and CEO says direct-to-streaming movie releases could become standard practice and help to combat piracy

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Summary List PlacementIn line with many other businesses, 2020 was a year like no other for the movie distribution sector. The huge drop in movie theater attendance due to social distancing and other COVID-19 restrictions, coupled with a... read more

‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Added to Sundance Lineup

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Sundance has made two late additions to its 2021 festival lineup: an Egyptian soccer documentary called “Captains of Zaatari,” and Warner Bros.’ upcoming “Judas and the Black Messiah,” a rare example of a big studio film with ambitious Oscar... read more

AT&T Shuts Down AT&T TV Now TV Streaming Bundle to New Customers

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In another sign its Pay TV strategy is failing to win over viewers, AT&T has stopped offering AT&T TV Now, its live TV streaming bundle, to new customers. AT&T TV Now first launched in 2016 under the “DirecTV Now” banner, with about 100 channels... read more

Why a Hit Series — Rather Than a Hit Movie — Makes More Sense for Streamers

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Netflix this week announced a new star-studded slate of movies for 2021, including at least 70 titles as part of its plan to draw in subscribers with at least one movie every week. While this bold move suggests a strategic decision to lure and... read more

‘Soul,’ ‘Palm Springs’ Top Critics Choice Super Awards

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“Palm Springs,” “Soul” and “Da 5 Bloods” were among the top winners at Sunday night’s Critics Choice Super Awards, a curious awards show that was launched during a year in which the kind of movies it exists to celebrate were largely absent from... read more

4 Predictions for Digital Advertising in 2021 | PRO Insight

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2020 was a year like no other, and 2021 will very likely be a strong contender in its uniqueness. So many forces will be in play, including fear and strife, optimism and re-starts. While we may be leaving a year of “the new normal,” a new “new... read more

Warner Bros, Legendary Close to Reaching Deal Over ‘Godzilla vs Kong’ Release

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Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment are close to reaching a deal regarding the release of “Godzilla vs. Kong” following WarnerMedia’s decision to put its entire 2021 release on HBO Max, an individual with knowledge told TheWrap. Last month,... read more