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  1. Randy Newman Talks Film Scoring, New Studio Album, Kanye West's Orchestration Skills and Ego at Film & TV Music Conference (Video)

    October 30, 2013 1:36 PM EDT Singer-songwriter and composer Randy Newman made a rare appearance on the opening day (Oct. 29) of the 2013 Billboard & The Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference in Los Angeles, where he discussed everything from Kanye West' ...

  2. Chart Moves: 'Brave's' Mumford & Sons-Enhanced Billboard 200 Debut, Blood on the Dance Floor's Best Sales

    June 29, 2012 5:44 PM EDT The Billboard 200: This week on the Billboard 200, Justin Bieber crashed in at No. 1 with his "Believe" album, selling 374,000 in its first week according to Nielsen SoundScan. It marked the largest debut of the year for an album and Bie ...

  3. The Beatles' 'Yellow Submarine' Gets Digital Makeover

    March 20, 2012 3:17 PM EDT "Yellow Submarine," the Beatles' 1968 animated feature film, will hit shelves again on May 28, digitally restored for DVD and Blu-ray release. The DVD and Blu-ray releases will feature bonus material including a making-of documentar ...

  4. Disney Chief Bob Iger Joins Apple Board

    November 15, 2011 7:16 PM EST Apple has added to its board of directors Disney CEO Bob Iger, the man responsible for making the late Steve Jobs the media conglomerate's largest shareholder. Apple also said Tuesday it has made Arthur Levinson, the former CEO of Genentech a ...

  5. Steve Jobs Dies At 56

    October 05, 2011 7:45 PM EDT Steve Jobs, the Apple co-founder who used digital technology to resurrect animated feature films, reshape the music industry and shake up film and television distribution models, died Wednesday. He was 56. Jobs, a computer genius who, with fellow ...

  6. Analysis: Hollywood's Digital Struggle

    October 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Because many parts of the entertainment industry share the same travails and futures, it is worth keeping up with the goings on and the opinions of leaders in the film industry. Music and movie share painful transitions to digital from physical an ...

  7. iTunes To Start Selling Movies

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Apple Computer Inc. said on Tuesday (Sept. 12) its iTunes online music store would begin selling movies from Disney, Pixar, and Touchstone as the company makes its most aggressive move yet into the di Apple Computer Inc. said on Tuesday (Sept. 12) ...

  8. Universal's 'Virgin' Generates Healthy First-Week Sales

    December 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST Universal Studios Home Entertainment's 'The 40-Year-Old Virgin' is on its way to being one of the most successful DVD releases of the fourth quarter. Universal Studios Home Entertainment’s “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” is on its way to b ...

  9. Pixar Sued Over 'Incredibles' DVD Sales Forecast

    November 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Shareholders have sued Pixar Animation Studios in two proposed class actions that claim the company misled investors with inflated projections for DVD sales of its hit title "The Incredibles." (Reuters) -- Shareholders have sued Pixar An ...

  10. Feds Probe 'Incredibles' DVD Sales

    August 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT At 28 million units and counting, "The Incredibles" is the best-selling DVD of the year, but that hasn't deterred federal regulators from looking into disappointing sales of the hit movie. LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) -- At ...

  11. Lions Gate, Disney/Pixar Top VSDA Winners

    July 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT At last night's (July 27) Home Entertainment 2005 awards, Disney/Pixar's "The Incredibles" and Lions Gate Entertainment's "Saw" were the big winners with three awards each. At last night's (July 27) Home Ent ...

  12. 'Incredibles' Opens Big On Vid

    March 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST This year's Oscar winner for best animated film, Disney/Pixar's "The Incredibles," is proving to be a home-video home run. Upon its release Tuesday (March 15), the title sold 5 million units on DVD an This year's Oscar win ...

  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 ...