There's a tipping point in sight for the home-entertainment business, one in which consumer spending on titles delivered digitally as purchases, rentals and through subscription streaming will edge…
For a film steeped in controversy — including recently surfaced tales of a nightmarish set and feuds between talent on the festival trail — the domestic trailer for “Blue Is the Warmest Color” is…
Amy Jo Smith has been promoted to president of the Digital Entertainment Group, the industry organization overseeing the growth of DVD, Blu-ray and UltraViolet. Promotion comes as the DEG is kicking…
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VH1 has appointed Susan Levison to lead its programming division. As exec veep of original programming and production for the Viacom cabler, Levison will oversee teams on both the East and West…
Blu-ray is showing healthy sales for Hollywood’s homevideo divisions, with revenue generated from the discs up 15% during the first half of the year. That’s as overall consumer spending on home…
Twentieth Century Fox has enlisted Walmart to go green for the homevideo launch of Blue Sky Studios’ “Epic” in what’s considered to be the biggest push for a homevideo title by the world’s largest…
4K won't get anyone excited if there's no way to get the format into homes, or worse, if it looks no better than today's HDTV.
As Hollywood figures out ways to make its DVDs and Blu-rays more attractive to consumers who are gravitating more toward digital platforms for their TV shows and movies, Sony and Panasonic are about…
Blue Ant Media and Smithsonian Networks, a joint venture between Showtime Networks and the Smithsonian Institution, are partnering up to launch the Smithsonian Channel in Canada this fall. The deal…
Showtime drama "Ray Donovan" continued its hot ratings start Sunday night, becoming the network's first drama ever to build upon its series premiere.
Ray Manzarek, the keyboardist who was a founding member of The Doors, has died. He was 74.