Miramax Films

  1. Warner/Chappell Purchases Music Rights to All Miramax-Owned Films

    July 31, 2012 2:08 PM EDT Warner/Chappell Music Publishing and Miramax film and television studios today announced an agreement under which Warner/Chappell will acquire the masters and publishing rights for all film music owned by Miramax. The agreement builds on the compa ...

  2. Media Execs: Grow Slow, Smart

    October 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT While some investors think there are cheap opportunities in times of financial turbulence for patient companies with deep pockets, other executives speaking at the Media & Money conference in New York urged businesses to proceed with caution. ...

  3. TFD Music Opens

    July 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Downtown Music Publishing and The Film Department (TFD) announced the formation of a new film music company and partnership, TFD Music. Through the partnership, Downtown Publishing will serve as the exclusive, worldwide administrator for the TFD M ...

  4. Sale Heads New Paradigm Artist Marketing Unit

    March 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Lori Sale has been named head of Paradigm Artist Marketing, a new division within the agency that will seek out marketing and 360 degree deals for their clients. Sale previously was head of global branded entertainment at ICM. Paradigm Artist Mark ...

  5. Weinstein, Enloe Join Live Nation

    December 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Live Nation, the world's leading live entertainment company, has added some major players to its board of directors. Harvey Weinstein and Robert Ted Enloe, III, are two new additions to the board of Live Nation, which has notched its first ye ...

  6. Weinsteins Pick Cherry Lane

    December 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Some of the top indie-minded entrepreneurs in entertainment are finding their way to Cherry Lane Music Publishing. On the heels of Quincy Jones's move to the indie publisher is the company formed by hit film producers Bob and Harvey Weinstein ...

  7. Schmidt Joins MSG Entertainment

    October 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Film, theater vet named exec VP, biz development. MSG Entertainment, the New York-based entity overseeing Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall and the Theatre at Madison Square Garden, has named Tim Schmidt, a veteran of the film and theat ...

  8. Buena Vista Preps Blu-ray Releases

    July 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Titles to hit shelves September 19. The first wave of Blu-ray releases from Buena Vista Home Entertainment will hit stores September 19. Titles available on that date will include "Dinosaur" and "Eight Below," from Walt Disney ...

  9. Genius To Distribute Weinsteins

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST titles expected to be released each year. DVD producer/distributor Genius Products will now serve as the exclusive U.S. distributor of titles from The Weinstein Company, a film production firm formed by Bob and Harvey Weinstein, the founders of ...

  10. Landsbaum Tapped As Panavision Moneyman

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Panavision has hired former Miramax finance executive Ross Landsbaum to lead the camera company's financial efforts. (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Panavision has hired former Miramax finance executive Ross Landsbaum to lead the camera company&# ...

  11. Moore Moves To Paramount For New Prez Post

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rob Moore, who has been overseeing day-to-day operations at Revolution Studios, has been named president of worldwide marketing, distribution and operations at Paramount Pictures by Paramount chairman (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Rob Moore, who has ...

  12. Disney, Weinsteins Are Done

    April 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT After a prolonged, months-long negotiation, Bob and Harvey Weinstein and the Walt Disney Studios announced March 29 that they are ending their 12-year exclusive relationship, under which the Weinstein (The Hollywood Reporter) -- After a prolonged, ...

  13. Iger To Succeed Eisner As Disney CEO

    March 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Robert Iger was officially anointed as CEO of the Walt Disney Co. on March 13, ending months of speculation about who would follow the 20-year reign of Michael Eisner at the helm of the media giant. NEW YORK (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Robert Iger ...

  14. Nielsen Bows Service For Indie Film Research

    January 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Nielsen National Research Group, a division of Nielsen Entertainment, announced Jan. 10 the launch of Nielsen NRGi, a division set up to provide the independent film market with Nielsen's research ser (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Nielsen Natio ...

  15. Miramax Stuck In Lawsuit Over An 'Idea'

    September 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Miramax Film continues to defend a lawsuit over its film "Rounders" after the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on Sept. 8 held that an "idea," although not copyrightable, can be the basis of a claim for NEW YORK -- Miramax Film c ...

  16. Saul Zaentz Sues New Line Over "Lord Of The Rings"

    August 31, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Saul Zaentz Co. has filed against New Line Cinema, seeking more than $20 million in unpaid compensation from "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy. The suit was filed Aug. 18 in the Los Angeles Superior NEW YORK -- The Saul Zaentz Co. has ...

  17. Miramax Names VP Of Home Entertainment

    July 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Miramax Home Entertainment has named Randy Wells as VP of home entertainment. Miramax Home Entertainment has named Randy Wells as VP of home entertainment. Wells will be in charge of marketing all Miramax and Dimension DVDs. Based in Los Angeles, ...

  18. Miramax Unit Names Fink Sr EVP

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Miramax Home Entertainment in Los Angeles appoints Jeffrey Fink senior executive VP. NEW YORK-- Miramax Home Entertainment in Los Angeles appoints Jeffrey Fink senior executive VP. He previously was president of sales and marketing at Artisan Home ...

  19. McCartney To Release Animation DVD

    March 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Miramax collection includes three original shorts. Miramax collection includes three original shorts. News ...