Kevin Dersley has been appointed managing director of Elevation Sales, the sales and distrib company jointly acquired by Studiocanal U.K. and Lionsgate U.K. in 2007.
Just one day after HMV, the U.K.'s biggest entertainment retailer, went into administration, home entertainment rental firm Blockbuster U.K. has announced that it has also gone into administration…
British music and entertainment retail chain HMV has sought insolvency protection by going into administration, the U.K. version of Chapter 11.
Sitar maestro and Oscar winner Ravi Shankar, dubbed the "godfather of world music" by George Harrison, who helped popularize North Indian classical music in the West, died today at San Diego's…
Derek Luke is set to star opposite Paula Patton in Fox Searchlight's "Baggage Claim."
In a test to see whether it can sell more DVDs and Blu-rays to consumers on the go, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment has teamed with British retailer HMV to create a virtual store on city streets.
U.K. exhibition loop Curzon Cinemas has inked a pact with entertainment retailer HMV to open up to 20 upscale multiplexes in urban center locations.
New chart rules in the U.K., including the sale of download-only tracks, are forcing retailers to compile their own lists of the country's most popular songs.
Tired of watching helplessly as the number of small shops renting out movies meant for sale spiralled upwards over the past year and a half, 15 major distributors have banded together to form the…