Lindsay Foster Thomas
Jun 7, 2013 A futuristic horror film called "The Purge" opens at the box office this weekend and to survive the horror, you have to have... enough money.
Jun 7, 2013 A new comedy opens at the box office this weekend. It's called "The Internship," and its a hilarious take on starting over in the workforce.
May 31, 2013 The summer concert tour season is under way. How important financially are these tours for bands?
May 13, 2013 Television executives pitch advertisers on their new lineups this week in elaborate presentations called upfronts. But can the networks still compete with cable?
May 6, 2013 In her new book, Jennifer Keishin Armstrong takes a look at Mary Richards and the rest of the gang from the WJM newsroom and the real-life people behind the "Mary Tyler Moore Show."
May 1, 2013 A look at the finances behind the author of "The Great Gatsby" and its film adaptations.
May 1, 2013 Disney is releasing two distinct versions of "Iron Man 3" this week: The international version and the Chinese version. How is Hollywood tailoring movies for the growing Chinese audience?
Apr 19, 2013 The latest Tom Cruise sci-fi thriller, "Oblivion," hits theaters this week. Will American audiences be in the mood to see it?
Apr 18, 2013 The MPAA responds to calls for better policing of violence in movies, by increasing the TYPE SIZE on existing explanations. Why? To protect its business at the PG-13 level.
Mar 19, 2013 "Dancing with the Stars" meets the diving board. The new reality show "Splash" tries to grab viewers with a lineup of C-list celebrities. We look at the show, but also at the reality TV equation: There’s not a whole lot to lose on these shows. They’re cheap to produce and if they hit, they can be worth a fortune.