Margarethe von Trotta’s “Hannah Arendt” confines itself to the period in the early 1960s, when the German-born thinker covered the trial of Nazi chief Adolf Eichmann for the New Yorker magazine and weathered the firestorm that followed.
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., maker of the “Twilight” teen vampire movies, rose the most in six months after posting fourth-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates, helped by home-video sales from the series.
Colony Capital LLC, owner of the Miramax film library, is in talks to acquire a stake in Summit Entertainment LLC, maker of the “Twilight” vampire movies, two people with knowledge of the situation said.
MGM Holdings Inc., the Hollywood studio that exited bankruptcy in 2010, is seeking to complete an initial stock sale before the October release of its next James Bond film, a person with knowledge of the situation said.
Movie rental chain Blockbuster Inc. may be running out of cash or might liquidate, if papers filed last night by the landlords for 38 stores are correct. Or, Blockbuster may be on the cusp of another round of store closings.