Home shopping giant, Amazon is to begin offering movies online in Japan from this week. Its initial lineup includes some 26,000 titles.
For sellers at the American Film Market, the value of video on demand and other forms of digital content remains very much up in the air in overseas territories.
DirecTV is officially in the film biz: The satcaster is teaming with indie studio A24 to jointly acquire films for U.S. distribution, with DirecTV getting rights to offer the films on-demand 30 days…
The Walt Disney Studios has promoted Janice Marinelli to oversee how the company releases its films, TV shows and other projects across physical and digital platforms. It's the latest move by a…
If TV networks have their way, advertisers will soon see fewer differences between placing their spots on a show viewers watch live at 9 p.m. on a Tuesday night and that same show viewed via…
Many in the film industry believe that current tracking systems, which have been loudly criticized this summer for considerable inaccuracies in predicting opening weekend box office, are in dire need…
With the Toronto Film Festival a little over a month away, Paramount Pictures' looks to be prepping its acquisition strategy by upping Syrinthia Studer (pictured) to senior VP, marketing and…
Another all-out battle may be brewing between studios and U.S. exhibitors over release of blockbusters on video-on-demand while pics are still playing in theaters. In recent months, Disney and Sony…
Looking into their crystal ball, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg predicted the imminent arrival of a radically different entertainment landscape, including pricey movie tickets, a vast migration of…
Italy will commemorate the 20th anniversary of Federico Fellini's death with a tribute pic from his friend and fellow helmer Ettore Scola.