France's Culture Minister Catherine Tasca on Tuesday said the government had "no intention" of taxing computers, contrary to her comments in a newspaper interview Monday.
Garth Brooks and Whoopi Goldberg are exec producing "Call Me Claus," an original two-hour musical Christmas telepic, in which Goldberg will star, that's set to air on TNT in December. Goldberg plays…
France's Culture Minister Catherine Tasca said Monday said she that she wants to extend a controversial tax on blank tapes, CDs and DVDs to any equipment with a hard disc drive. The money compensates…
With final agreement on a digital copy-protection system still pending, studio types cast a wary eye on the recordable DVD systems, digital VCRs and growing number of cable and satellite set-top…
DVD-projected Nodance Film and Multimedia Festival has announced its program lineup for this year's event in Park City, Utah, Jan 20-26.
A growing number of Polish films are being released on DVD, even though use of the new technology is still small in Poland.
OK, here's the real inside dope on Hollywood. The hot film of the year was not "The Grinch" or "Mission: Impossible-2," but rather "Tarzan." Yes, "Tarzan." And Universal didn't really threaten…
Amazon.com isn't slowing down to heed caution signs from USA Films over the video release of "Traffic." The e-tailer has posted on its site a street date of June 14, a suggested retail DVD price of…
Reflecting the broadening array of home entertainment products marketed and distributed by Sony's Columbia TriStar Home Video, the division has changed its name to Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment.
Lions Gate Entertainment is reorganizing its home entertainment unit into three separate video labels and has appointed several execs as part of the effort. Peter Block is to become president of home…
Just two months after buying back DIC Entertainment from Disney, longtime chairman-CEO Andy Heyward has created an inhouse home entertainment division under exec VP worldwide Don Gold, a homevideo…