The Walt Disney Co. has enlisted writing duo Derek Guiley and David Schneiderman to pen the straight-to-video sequel to "The Parent Trap," the remake of the 1961 Mouse House pic released in 1998.
Crown Media Holdings will shell out about $820 million to buy 700 titles from the Hallmark Entertainment miniseries and telepic library, which includes high-rated minis such as "Gulliver's Travels,"…
Ridley Scott's Oscar-winning "Gladiator" will get its U.K. TV premiere April 23 through the pay-per-view operators Front Row and U Direct.
Universal Studios Intl. has agreed to provide U.K.'s Video Networks' video-on-demand service with feature films as well as film and TV library titles for several years.
A "little" movie that grossed $171 million worldwide, won three Oscars and spawned a remarkably profitable franchise, "Rocky" is nonetheless rarely cited as a meaningful or masterful film. It does…
Having amassed $230 million at the box office, Fox will cast its net in the video waters to see how much revenue "Cast Away" can generate in that market beginning June 12.
El-Aurens rides for the first time in DVD -- but despite a generally spiffy transfer and a valuable photo archive, Columbia TriStar's latest outing of the 215-minute Restored Director's Cut fails to…
UPN has ordered a pilot for an animated sketch comedy series from Urban Entertainment. The untitled project will consist of toon shorts from the Internet that'll be introduced by cartoon hosts.