ShoWest honoring Warner Bros. benchmark
Award will recognize the studio's record of $4.01 billionWarner Bros. will be honored with a special award at ShoWest in recognition of the studio's record world boxoffice of $4.01 billion in 2009.
The award will be presented as part of a gala set to close the annual exhibition confab on March 18. ShoWest opens March 15 at the Bally's and Paris hotels in Las Vegas.
"They have drawn in moviegoers with films whose appeal spans generations and demographics," ShoWest managing director Robert Sunshine said.