Big Entertainment last week said it has partnered with Steeplechase Media to begin selling entertainment-related merchandise through interactive TV providers such as WebTV or Wink.
Visual-effects studio Cinesite Inc. ("The Mummy," "Pleasantville") said Monday it has expanded its London-based operations, acquiring f/x shop Effects Associates for around $3 million.
Iwerks Entertainment Inc. has tapped Marti Boone as veep, large-format theater sales and development for the motion simulation and specialty film company.
In an effort to keep its stranglehold over the digital music player market on the Internet, Netcaster RealNetworks is unveiling its latest player, RealJukebox, which not only plays but records and…
After months of idly watching its competitors set up shop on the Internet, Virgin Megastores said it will open its doors online May 11, an effort it hopes will establish itself as a major music…
Lower prices, growing consumer demand and the introduction of recordable DVDs could boost the number of players in homes to a better-than-expected 3.5 million by the end of the year, according to a…
With visions of a market for films on the Internet, Always Independent Films has pacted with Broadcast.com to begin screening full-length indie pics through both sites. A slate of movies is now…
Hollywood Entertainment, which operates Hollywood Video, the nation's second largest video retail chain, has reported that first-quarter earnings rose a healthy 53%, while profits surged 92%, driven…
Justin Albert has been tapped as prexy of Mandalay Media Arts, the two-year-old indie pic and TV production company co-formed by co-chairman Peter Guber.
In its effort to stay current with filmmaking trends, the 52nd Cannes Film Festival has gone digital, adopting digital cinema as the theme for its International Market of Technologies and Innovation…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media