Investors trounced Blockbuster Wednesday after the company slashed its fourth-quarter and full-year financial forecasts, citing a sudden and surprising slump in video rentals in the three weeks since…
TNN wants to prove it's got game in the awards show business, rolling out the first televised kudos for the fast-growing vidgame industry with such over-the-top categories as best all-around badass…
Longtime Rhino Home Video senior VP Arny Schorr will exit the specialty music and video distributor this week for Sofa Entertainment, where he will serve as president of the new Sofa Home Video…
In a case that could bear on studio efforts to police DVD hacking software, a jury in San Jose acquitted Russian software firm ElcomSoft on charges of violating provisions of the Digital Millennium…
Federal Communications Commission topper Michael Powell wowed telecom lawyers -- and even reporters -- last week with a spoof of the Christmas perennial "It's a Wonderful Life."
The special edition of "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" and a sequel to "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" dominate this year's DVD Premiere Awards nominees. "Rings" drew six mentions…
Fox Home Entertainment is planning an aggressive rollout of TV-on-DVD releases for the first half of 2003, setting launch dates for first season collections of five primetime skeins.
Hollywood's majors have decided it's time to put the CleanFlicks genie back in the bottle. The studios have filed copyright and trademark infringement claims against CleanFlicks and 14 other…
A couple of years ago, magazine publishers Ziff Davis and Future Network looked like they were destined to hit the showers. Now they've got game.
Hollywood studios are expected to back the Directors Guild of America in a legal move today against companies and stores that rent and sell sanitized versions of films.