With "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," Electronic Arts is trying something different. "Order of the Phoenix" is a more sophisticated creation that bring the open world experience of "Grand…
In a dramatic portent that Voldemort is truly back, an unseasonable hail and thunderstorm swept over London Tuesday just before the European premiere of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix."
A former sales representative for Mantra Films and Girls Gone Wild has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the two companies, their founder, Joe Francis, and another individual.
Most successful videogames focus on controls that let players kill, shoot or score in new and exciting ways. Plot and characters are typically an after-thought or non-existent. 2K Games' new shooter…
Nintendo's Wii game console outsold Sony's PlayStation 3 in Japan in June by more than six to one, according to figures compiled by game mag publisher Enterbrain. From May 28 to June 24 Japanese…
Blockbuster on Monday tapped 7-Eleven vet Jim Keyes to take the reins from embattled chairman-CEO John Antioco, who agreed to step down earlier this year.
Pay TV channel Sony Entertainment Television and local producer Moonshot Pictures are making a local version of CBS reality show "America's Next Top Model."
There is a touching moment in Pixar's new toon "Ratatouille" about the power of inventiveness -- how making something isn't the same as creating it. That's a lesson that the developers of THQ's game…
MTV is making a play for a familiar genre but in an unusual arena: Cabler is developing three pics in the spirit of "American Pie" and "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" that would get their first airing on…
FremantleMedia's mobile channel Atomic Wedgie is launching later this month on Helio's nationwide service. The channel, which offers original and repurposed shortform comedy programming, is also…
Cable networks are reporting double-digit ad rate gains in this year's upfront advertising sales frenzy, which heated up for cablers last week as broadcasters concluded the bulk of their business…