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Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale ... a tale of two networks picking up similar-sounding projects about castaways stranded on a deserted island. ABC greenlit the J.J. Abrams/Damon Lindelof…
Netflix is going global. The online DVD rental company said Wednesday that it will begin offering its service in Canada and the U.K. in 2005, or possibly late 2004, as a first step toward a broad…
After six years at sea, James Cameron is plotting his return to the megaplex. The director is preparing his next studio feature, a sci-fi film he hopes to shoot for 20th Century Fox with…
Warner Independent Pictures took its maiden voyage as an acquisitions force at the Sundance Film Festival Wednesday, nabbing North American and U.K. distribution rights to director John Curran's…
In a sign of how important videogames are becoming to the music industry for promoting new artists, publisher Electronic Arts is teaming up with Sony Music to launch the soundtrack for EA's new "NFL…
FoxNews.com and Microsoft's MSN portal have both launched new streaming video services on their Web sites.
In the wake of CNET Networks' acquisition of MP3.com from Vivendi Universal, indie music fans have been buzzing about what will happen to the 1.5 million-song library accumulated by the Web site over…
Educational channel Futura has introduced hosts with different regional accents, breaking away from the standard accent of national TV.
Jennifer Aniston, Josh Duhamel, Sarah Ferguson, Christina Ricci, Susan Sarandon and Gwen Stefani will serve as presenters for the 61st annual Golden Globe Awards, to be telecast live Sunday from the…
The Directors Guild of America has tapped five rookie candidates along with veteran Errol Morris as nominees for its top documentary award.