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Was ‘Glass Onion’ a Success? Peeling Back the Layers on Netflix’s Box Office Gambit

Ahead of Thanksgiving, cinema owners, increasingly dismayed by the lack of compelling movies to screen and painfully aware that this fall’s only blockbuster, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” wouldn’t…

Bob Iger Talks Disney Hiring Freeze, Streaming Spending and ‘Don’t Say Gay’ in First Town Hall Back as CEO

Bob Iger officially returned to his post as CEO of the Walt Disney Company on Monday — sealing it with a tweet and addressing a rapt audience of…

‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ tops box office for third consecutive Friday

“Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” took home over a staggering $18 million at the box office on Friday alone.

Disney Exec and Bob Chapek Confidante Arthur Bochner Next to Exit

The shakeup inside the Walt Disney Co. continues, following the return of CEO Bob Iger less than a week ago. The next exec to exit is Arthur Bochner,…

Bob Iger’s Second Act: The Risks and Rewards of Returning as Disney’s CEO

F. Scott Fitzgerald once wrote that “there are no second acts in American lives.” By returning to the Walt Disney Company and resuming his former role as chief…

How Bob Iger’s Return to Disney Sent Shockwaves Through Hollywood in Real Time

Is this a hoax?  That was the reaction from many Disney employees on the evening of Nov. 20, as the stunning news spread that Bob Iger would return…

‘Disney Adults,’ Grown-Up Fans of Magic Kingdom, Are Rapturous Over Bob Iger’s Return as CEO

It’s not just executives, filmmakers and talent agents doing cartwheels over the news that Robert Iger has returned to The Walt Disney Co. as CEO. A formidable sect…

DISNEY SHAKEUP: Bob Iger Back as CEO, Bob Chapek Out; Board Cites ‘Complex Industry Transformation’ for Shocking C-Suite Shuffle

UPDATED with Bob Iger’s full memo: Bob Iger has replaced Bob Chapek as Disney’s CEO, a shocking turn of events for the world’s largest media company that has…

‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ continues its box office reign

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever earned almost $18 million on Friday. Since it’s Nov. 11 release, it’s already surpassed $400 million in global sales.

New ‘Lord of the Rings’ Owner Embracer Gives First Hint of What’s to Come During Q2 Overview

Embracer Group, the new owners of Middle Earth Enterprises — the holding company that owns the “Lord of the Rings” among other J.R.R. Tolkien titles — have given…

Writers’ Guild of Great Britain Sounds Alarm Over Grave Cost-of-Living Crisis Impact on Its Members

The Writers’ Guild of Great Britain has warned that its members are set to face the sharp edges of the U.K.’s cost-of-living crisis this winter, with 55% of…

Japan Box Office: Shinkai Makoto Sets Personal Best With $13 Million Opening for ‘Suzume’  

Shinkai Makoto’s new anime feature “Suzume” has earned $13.5 million (JPY1.88 billion) in just three days since its Nov. 11 opening at the Japanese box office, a personal…