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AT&T CFO Has No Regrets About HBO Max Film Release Strategy: ‘Real Success With It So Far’

AT&T seems pretty pleased with how its experiment of releasing new Warner Bros. movies in theaters and on HBO Max has gone so far, which has been mostly to the benefit of its young streaming service. “What we’ve seen is not only good viewership of those movies on HBO Max, but engagement that followed, that’s been encouraging. So real... go to Article >

As Most Studios Sit Out the Pandemic, Some Indies Are Scoring Surprise Box Office Hits

7 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

There was a point when screenwriters Chris Charles and Danny Kravitz didn’t know if their film, the Liam Neeson thriller “The Marksman,” was even going to hit theaters after it wrapped production in the fall of 2019. The coronavirus nearly... read more

WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar: Tentpoles Like ‘The Batman’ Will Get Exclusive Run in Theaters in 2022

11 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar on Thursday confirmed that Warner Bros.’ movies in 2022 will go back to playing in theaters exclusively before they hit HBO Max or the home media market. Speaking to Vox’s Recode podcast on Thursday, Kilar explained... read more

‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League': We Need to Talk About That Awful Joker Scene

29 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

(Below you will find spoilers for the Joker’s new scene in “Zack Snyder’s Justice League”) While nearly all of “Zack Snyder’s Justice League” is made up of footage he shot for the film when Zack Snyder was working on it the first time, there are... read more

‘Black Widow’ Move Delivers Warning to Movie Theaters: Recovery Will Be Slow

25 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Box office optimism is faltering after significant changes made to Disney’s movie slate, headlined by the two-month delay of “Black Widow,” have significantly soured the short-term outlook for the industry. Much of the reopening plans for... read more

‘Black Widow’ Move Serves Sober Reminder for Theaters: Recovery Will Be Slow

25 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Box office optimism is faltering after significant changes made to Disney’s movie slate, headlined by the two-month delay of “Black Widow,” have significantly soured the short-term outlook for the industry. Much of the reopening plans for... read more

What motoring's great minds do now after a life in cars

29 Days ago Motors Source: Autocar.co.uk

Alpine A110-tuning is how Pook now earns his bread Working in the car industry has real appeal, but eventually the time may come to move on. We spoke to those who left to find out what they're up to now The lure of the major automotive... read more

AT&T to Launch Ad-Supported HBO Max in June, Sets Much Loftier Subscriber Goal

38 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

AT&T will launch ad-supported HBO Max option in June, the company said on Friday ahead of its investor day. The WarnerMedia parent also updated its subscriber forecasts for the streaming service. They’re now much higher. The former Ma Bell... read more

Josh Holloway to Star in HBO Max’s ‘Duster’ From JJ Abrams, LaToya Morgan

41 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

“Lost” alum Josh Holloway has been tapped to star in the HBO Max period crime drama “Duster” from J.J. Abrams and LaToya Morgan, TheWrap has confirmed. Set in the 1970s Southwest, “Duster” follows the life of a “gutsy” getaway driver for a... read more

Chris Paul Recounts NBA Shutdown in HBO’s COVID Doc ‘The Day Sports Stood Still’ (Video)

39 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

On the one-year anniversary of the NBA’s COVID-related shutdown, HBO released the trailer for its upcoming doc about the sports world navigating through the pandemic and social-justice protests. “The Day Sports Stood Still” is directed by Antoine... read more

Jason Kilar Nets $52.1 Million in First Year as WarnerMedia CEO

39 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

In his first year as WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar earned $52.1 million, according to an SEC filing, though there is a pretty big asterisk on that value. Kilar took home more than $49 million in stock swards, on top of his base pay of $1.67... read more