Pixar Animation Studios on Tuesday announced the May start date for "Monsters, Inc.," its next computer-animated co-production with Disney, tentatively skedded for 2001.
Joshua Rose has ankled the executive veepee post at f/x house VisionArt Design & Animation to launch his own indie production shingle, Whisdom Entertainment Inc.
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.
E! Online is entering the foreign market, inking its first international content deal with Tricast Ltd., Asia's leading Internet content provider to create regional Web sites for Web users in…
New Line's comedy "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me" will be the second major pic to screen using the Dolby Digital Surround EX sound format.
Iwerks Entertainment Inc. has tapped Marti Boone as veep, large-format theater sales and development for the motion simulation and specialty film company.
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.
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…
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…
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…