After two years of restructuring, Splendid Medien is stocking up on film rights and will finance other ventures thanks to a e7.5 million ($9 million) credit line.
Hisao Kurosawa has launched the Akira Kurosawa School for filmmakers in Tokyo. It's named after his father, the late helmer.
Just when it looked like cable operators and satcasters would beat TiVo at its own game, TiVo has hit pause. In a ruling in a Texas courthouse late last week, the company won a $73 million judgment…
Fox has sealed a new deal with its affiliates that finally allows it to enter the iPod age. The six-year pact -- an extension of affils' previous agreement to contribute to Fox's costly NFL rights…
Michael Jackson is close to giving up on the Beatles. In an attempt to avoid financial collapse, the tarnished superstar has agreed to give Sony a chance to purchase half his stake in the Sony/ATV…
An expanded results show edition of "American Idol" powered Fox to another easy primetime victory in key demos Wednesday, a night that saw lower than usual ratings pretty much across the board.
Tibetan comedy "The Silent Holy Stones" won the FIPRESCI Prize Thursday at the Hong Kong Film Festival.
Usen Corp., parent company of distrib Gaga, has pacted with Korean cable player CJ Media. But Usen denied reports that it will buy all the shares of troubled Internet startup Livedoor.
With most schools out Friday, Easter weekend is all about kids, as Dimension and Disney aim “Scary Movie 4″ at teens and the Mouse House targets toon “The Wild” at a younger set. Both films will get…
"Fear Factor" showrunner Matt Kunitz has left NBC Universal for reality powerhouse Endemol USA, ending a six-year run at the Peacock.