Theater Chain Won’t Play Lionsgate Film

By | Friday January 27, 2012 @ 2:04am PST

Lionsgate-Summit Offers Discounted Tickets For Films This Weekend

EXCLUSIVE: To movieogers on the coasts, the Marcus Theatres chain isn’t a household name. But people in flyover country go to the more … Read More »

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UPDATE: Lionsgate-Summit Offering Discounted Movie Tickets For 2 Films Opening This Weekend

By | Wednesday January 25, 2012 @ 12:50pm PST

Summit Entertainment Living SocialBREAKING… EXCLUSIVE: This is a fast-moving story so it’s hard getting all the facts straight. Summit Entertainment is pacting with Living Social to offer discounted movie tickets for Man On A Ledge. While its new parent company Lionsgate has Read More »

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Is Facebook Worth More than $100B?

By | Tuesday November 29, 2011 @ 7:23am PST

That’s the valuation that the king of social media hopes investors will accept as it considers whether to make one of the biggest public stock offerings ever this spring, The Wall Street Journal reports. The paper says that Mark Zuckerberg’s company wants to raise $10B and could file documents at the SEC to begin the process by the end of this year. Visa, General Motors, and AT&T Wireless are the only U.S. companies that have collected more than $10B in an initial public offering. Up to now, Zuckerberg has been cool to the idea of going public, which would require Facebook to disclose a lot of information about its finances. But he may have to give the public a peek even if he keeps the company private: He’ll have more than 500 investors by year end, the Journal says, and the SEC requires companies that cross that threshold to open up about some of their numbers. The figures are sure to be impressive: The company is believed to generate more than $4B a year in revenue. Read More »

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UPDATE: Hollywood’s Desperate Discount! Lionsgate-Groupon Deal For $1 Movie Ticket To ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ Opening Weekend

By | Friday March 18, 2011 @ 2:21pm PDT

UPDATE, 2:20 PM: This is what Lionsgate just advised me about reporting this weekend’s box office grosses with the The Lincoln Lawyer ticket deep discount which the studio is funding: “When any discount or coupon is used at a … Read More »

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Universal Promotes ‘Hop’ Through Walmart, Lionsgate Taps Groupon To Sell ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’

By | Wednesday March 16, 2011 @ 8:08am PDT
Mike Fleming

Studios are getting more and more enterprising in promoting their films, online and on store shelves. Universal Pictures launched a retail program with Walmart tied to the Illumination Entertainment film Hop that will include Hop-themed Easter baskets and other holiday … Read More »

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