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  1. Analysts Still See Disney Stock as a 'Buy' Despite 'John Carter' Loss

    7:08 am PDT 03/20/2012
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    "We view any pullback in the stock around this higher film loss as an enhanced buying opportunity," says Nomura analyst Michael Nathanson, but the stock didn't drop much in early trading. READ MORE

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  2. 'Battleship' Director Pete Berg on 'John Carter' Star Taylor Kitsch: 'He's Got the Right Stuff'

    4:14 pm PDT 03/19/2012
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    Despite Disney's announcement that "John Carter" effectively bombed at the box office, Kitsch's director on his next blockbuster insists he's capable of commanding movies of any size. READ MORE

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  3. 'John Carter' Will Cost Disney $200 Million in Operating Losses

    1:43 pm PDT 03/19/2012
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    As a result of the catastrophic performance of the Mars-set action film, the studio should lose as much as $120 million in the quarter. READ MORE

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  4. ‘Turkish For Beginners’ Ends ‘Intouchables’ German Box Office Reign

    2:29 am PDT 03/19/2012
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    French laffer pushed into second place but still ahead of “John Carter.” READ MORE

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  5. Foreign Box Office: 'John Carter' Repeats as No. 1 for Second Consecutive Weekend But Slips in Key Overseas Markets

    1:32 pm PDT 03/18/2012
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    "21 Jump Street" sparks offshore action while "Dr. Seuss' The Lorax" jumps to No. 2; "Journey 2" hits $300 million worldwide while "Mission: Impossible" grosses more than $100 million in China. READ MORE

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  6. Box Office Report: '21 Jump Street' Wins Weekend Crown With Record $35 Mil

    9:24 am PDT 03/18/2012
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    UPDATED: The Jonah Hill-Channing Tatum film adaptation of the classic TV show scores the top opening ever for a nonsummer, nonsequel R-rated comedy; New Line and Warner Bros.' "Journey 2" crosses $300 million worldwide. READ MORE

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  7. Box Office Report: '21 Jump Street' Wins Friday With $13.1 Mil, Dethrones 'Lorax'

    9:06 am PDT 03/17/2012
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    The R-rated comedy is headed for a stellar $34 million to $36 million weekend if business holds up; Disney's ill-fated "John Carter" falls 60 percent on its second Friday. READ MORE

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  8. 'John Carter' Debacle: Inside the Fallout for Disney (Analysis)

    5:00 am PDT 03/15/2012
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    The sci-fi debacle opens up new questions about the studio's weak pipeline and overall movie strategy. READ MORE

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  9. Analyst: Disney's 'John Carter' Write-Down 'May Not Be as Bad as Feared'

    5:43 am PDT 03/14/2012
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Janney's Tony Wible says the writedown of the expensive film may only end up being around $53 million, and it could even end up profitable in a best-case scenario.

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  10. Disney Shareholders Elect Board Nominees; Bob Iger Talks 'Muppets' Sequel, 'Avatar' Theme Park Land

    10:24 am PDT 03/13/2012
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    At the company's annual meeting, CEO Bob Iger also talks "Newsies," "Phineas and Ferb," "Pirates" and "Cars" -- but not so much of "John Carter" READ MORE

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  11. 'John Carter' Debacle: Analysts Predict $150 Mil Write-Down for Disney

    2:53 pm PDT 03/12/2012
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    In the aftermath of the sci-fi tentpole's anemic worldwide opening, Wall Street has been assessing the damage for Disney. READ MORE

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  12. Utah Thanks 'John Carter' For Creating Jobs, Infusing Almost $20 Million into State Economy

    10:40 am PDT 03/12/2012
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    Andrew Stanton's much-hyped Disney film cost more than $250 million to make, but only scored $30.6 domestically in its opening weekend. READ MORE

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  13. Foreign Box Office: 'John Carter' Dominates Overseas, Bagging Nearly $40 Million More Than Its Domestic Gross

    2:25 pm PDT 03/11/2012
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    'Journey 2' Drops To No. 2 While 'This Means War' Takes Third Place; 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game Of Shadows' opens gamely in Japan. READ MORE

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  14. Box Office Report: 'John Carter' Earns Weak $30.6 Mil Domestically, $101.2 Mil Globally

    8:58 am PDT 03/11/2012
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    Industry experts say Andrew Stanton's pricey $250 million spectacle will still be a substantial loss for Disney; "Dr. Seuss' The Lorax" easily beats "John Carter" in North America with $39.1 million. READ MORE

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  15. Box Office Report: 'John Carter' Earns Weak $9.8 Mil on Friday, Younger Fanboys Largely AWOL

    8:46 am PST 03/10/2012
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    Andrew Stanton's big-budget spectacle headed for disappointing $27 million debut, while holdover "Dr. Seuss' The Lorax" eyeing $40 million haul in its second outing; Eddie Murphy comedy "A Thousand Words" D.O.A. READ MORE

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  16. Disney Developing Sci-Fi Space Adventure 'Paladin' (Exclusive)

    5:30 pm PST 03/09/2012
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    The studio behind 'John Carter' has set Max Borenstein to write the space-set sci-fi adventure. READ MORE

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  17. Box Office Report: 'John Carter' Stumbles, 'Lorax' Likely to Win Weekend Crown

    3:47 pm PST 03/09/2012
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    Andrew Stanton's $250 million only on track for $25 million to $30 million debut unless business turns around; Eddie Murphy comedy "A Thousand Words" and horror pic "Silent House" also soft. READ MORE

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  18. 'John Carter': What the Critics Are Saying

    3:27 pm PST 03/09/2012
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    One reviewer called the pricey Disney sci-fi movie, in theaters this weekend, "messy and chaotic." READ MORE

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  19. 'John Carter' Earns Soft $500,000 in Midnight Runs Domestically But Scores Big in Russia

    8:55 am PST 03/09/2012
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    Disney's 3D tentpole grossed an estimated $6.5 million in Russia, marking the biggest opening day in that country's history; Europe and Australia are soft. READ MORE

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  20. 'John Carter' Producers Reveal Sequel Plans and Why They Cast Taylor Kitsch (Video)

    2:47 pm PST 03/08/2012
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    Jim Morris and Lindsey Collins spoke to THR during the premiere for Disney’s sci-fi adventure film. READ MORE

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  21. Box Office Preview: 'John Carter' Battles 'Lorax' for Weekend Crown

    12:35 pm PST 03/08/2012
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    Andrew Stanton's pricey sci-fi epic has picked up in tracking and could cross $30 million; Eddie Murphy comedy "A Thousand Words" eyes muted bow. READ MORE

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