DirecTV said its Spaceway satellites, initially designed to provide high-speed Internet access, would be used instead to provide additional bandwidth for high-definition TV.
Howard Stern might be making enemies at the Federal Communications Commission and Clear Channel, but he has a new, more indulgent friend in Hollywood.
John Wayne lives. The 1954 pic "The High and the Mighty" is one of four Wayne pics for which Paramount's video and TV units have acquired rights for distribution beginning in May.
The Motion Picture Assn. is making headway in the battle against Asia's video pirates. The org's report card on anti-piracy in the first six months of the year shows a 380% increase in the number of…
The struggling stocks of Netflix and TiVo got boosts Tuesday on reports that the two companies could soon hook up for a video-on-demand deal.
Florida is starting to recover from Hurricane Frances, as the state's media and communications industry tally up the damage. The state's theme parks closed for the last major travel weekend of the…
The upcoming DVD release of the third season of "24" will include a mini-prequel that lays the groundwork for the drama's fourth season.
The first full day of sales of "The Passion of Christ" on DVD resulted in about 4.1 million copies being purchased directly by consumers, according to Fox.
The first 12 hours of sales for a movie about the last 12 hours of the life of Jesus Christ have proved near-miraculous.
The name of the Burbank-based film studios that was eventually purchased by Warner Bros. is being revived as a line of value-priced DVDs.
Aptly cast as rambunctious swashbucklers, Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy are bound to please both long-time fans and newly-introduced toddlers. One of the better Disney-produced made-for-video…