In a business that loves to replicate success stories, Hollywood industryites trying to travel the same immortalized marketing trail as Artisan's campaign for "The Blair Witch Project" are stumbling.
Cabler MediaOne Group Inc. said its fourth-quarter net income rose to $3.65 billion, compared with a loss of $338 million a year ago, while revenues rose to $693 million from $643 million for the…
Former Sundance Channel exec Tom Harbeck has joined Netcaster IFilm as senior veep of programming, marketing and creative director. He becomes the first exec with a film background to join the…
Cabler Comcast Corp. said Monday that it has taken a controlling stake in the Golf Channel, increasing its holding from 40.1% to 54.7% with hopes of upping that number to 60.5% in the coming months.
Already involved in e-commerce and Webcasting, e-tailer CheckOut.com said Friday that it plans to begin producing official Web sites for Hollywood pics, with the first for Dimension Films' "Reindeer…
Creative Artists Agency has signed ExtendMedia, a producer of interactive television services for the Internet, to expand its ties with major broadcasters.
DreamWorks has sold its vidgame subsid, DreamWorks Interactive, in a move that suggests the studio has not found hoped-for synergies between gamemaking and filmmaking.
In the midst of moving to Los Angeles, San Francisco-based Netcaster IFilm said Wednesday that it has restructured its top management ranks, tapping Internet vet Kevin Wendle CEO and E! Online…
Netcaster AtomFilms announced this week it has added indie distributor Forefront Films' catalog of 125 live-action shorts to its library. As part of the acquisition, Forefront founders Megan O'Neill…
Cabler Liberty Media Corp. said Tuesday it plans to expand its holdings by buying pay-per-view TV provider Ascent Entertainment Group Inc. for $460 million in cash, which also adds the Denver Nuggets…