Four-part British period drama “New Worlds,” starring Jamie Dornan (“50 Shades of Grey,” “The Fall”), will premiere exclusively in the U.S. on subscription video-on-demand service Acorn TV on…
RLJ Entertainment, created by BET founder Robert L. Johnson, is launching the Urban Movie Channel digital subscription VOD channel, with a mix of comedy, drama, horror and documentary titles. While…
While Halloween mazes and haunted houses may be par for the course for most in October, the fun turns into horror in new indie “The Houses October Built.” A recently released trailer for the film…
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. Riddick Distributor: Universal Having been left for dead in more ways…
Another blandly competent, thoroughly forgettable low-budget sci-fier assembled from the stray parts of countless other, better movies.
This aggressively terrible horror quickie is conclusive proof that the found-footage horror cycle has finally reached its low ebb.
YouTube, which has built an Internet video empire based on free, ad-supported content, has not signed up many paying customers for the 50-odd subscription channels since they launched more than two…
Bob Johnson, who created BET in 1980, is banking on YouTube's pay-channel platform as a way to produce a host of new programming aimed at African-American audiences -- movies and shows he says would…
YouTube is betting Internet users will pay a couple of bucks per month to select from a broad range of genre content — from "Sesame Street," "Inspector Gadget" and NatGeo Kids content to UFC…
Avi Lerner has officially hung out the "for sale" sign on his distribution shingle Millennium Entertainment after a potential deal to unload the company fell through earlier this year.
The Sundance Film Festival attracts a wide variety of independent and studio-affiliated distributors. Meet some of the nearly 40 companies that are shopping for pics at this year's fest.