Film and television post-production house Todd-AO has reported reduced first-quarter profits of $1 million compared with $2.1 million a year ago on revenues of $33.5 million vs. $33.9 million a year…
Only a week after Steve Jobs dropped the "interim" from his CEO title at Apple Computer, Bill Gates shocked Wall Street and his industry by announcing plans to step down as CEO of software giant…
Strong holiday sales for the Sony PlayStation, Nintendo 64 and Sega Dreamcast gaming consoles helped the vidgame industry hit the $7.2 billion point in hardware and software sales in 1999, inching…
Bertelsmann Music Group prexy and CEO Strauss Zelnick is skedded to provide the keynote address at this year's Variety Interactive Summit, to be held Feb. 2-4 at the Loews San Diego Resort.
Neil Feldman, prexy of Dallas-based Video Post & Transfer, has opened Pacific Data Post, an expansion post-production facility in Santa Monica, to focus on film-to-digital transfers for commercials…
Warner Home Video said Wednesday it is promoting several key executives and realigning its divisions in a major global move attributed to the success of DVD.
Visit Variety.com's Academy Central From a mouse to a mummy, James Bond to Jim West, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday tapped the seven pics that will face off Feb. 9 in an…
IFilm said Wednesday it has acquired entertainment industry directory house Lone Eagle Publishing, giving the Netcaster a much-needed revenue stream outside of online advertising.
Score one for the freaks and geeks: NBC has picked up an additional four episodes of the frosh DreamWorks dramedy "Freaks and Geeks."
A day after behemoths America Online and Time Warner agreed to merge, Checkout.com said Tuesday it has inked a deal with AOL-owned property Moviefone, becoming the film listing and ticketing…