Entertainment News Archive - March 14, 2010

LOS ANGELES, March 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), today announced the weekend theatrical box office numbers for the weekend period of March 12 through March 14, 2010 according to the company's Box Office Essentials(TM) theatrical box office data collection and analytical service. The twelve estimated top producing motion pictures for the weekend, per data collected as of Sunday, March 14, 2010 include: Weekend Rank Title Distributor Gross Cume Locations 1 Alice In Wonderland Disney $62,000,000 $208,625,356 3728 2 Green Zone Universal $14,534,520 $14,534,520 3003 3 She's Out Of My League Paramount $9,600,000 $9,600,000 2956 4 Remember Me Summit Entertainment $8,281,000 $8,281,000 2212 5 Shutter Island Paramount $8,140

HOUSTON, March 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Washington Mutual shareholders (Stock Symbols: WAMUQ, WAHUQ, WAMPQ, WAMKQ) and WamuTruth.com staff were shocked to discover on Friday that Brian Rosen, council for WMI, has agreed to a proposed "settlement" with JP Morgan and the FDIC of all outstanding litigation and claims without consultation or discussion with the Official Equity Committee of Washington Mutual.

AUSTIN, Texas, March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at SXSW 2010, Brightcove Inc. announced that EMI Music, one of the world's largest music companies, will use Brightcove as its online video publishing and syndication platform in North America.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.