The biggest movie of the year hit paydirt on its first day in video stores. Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" -- expected to be the biggest seller in an already busy holiday…
BSkyB, Europe's leading paybox, has announced a deal with Google aimed at improving its broadband offering. Move comes as U.K. telco British Telecom this week launched its BT Vision broadband…
Giant Catalan infrastructure group Abertis has bought a 32% stake in French satellite operator Eutelsat Communication, listed on the Paris stock exchange.
Lawyers representing residents of a Romanian village in a $30 million lawsuit against the “Borat” filmmakers have been told that for their lawsuit to proceed, they must make more specific legal…
Time Warner chairman-CEO Richard Parsons said the giant conglom is on the prowl for Internet deals to help speed the transformation of AOL.
Warner Independent Pictures and Smoke House partners George Clooney and Grant Heslov are buying screen rights to John Grisham’s nonfiction book “The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small…
After two embattled years on the job, Lloyd Braun has ankled his post as head of Yahoo's Media Group amid a massive reorg at the world's biggest Internet company.
An international animation festival has been set to launch June 25-30 in Portland, Ore., with sole sponsorship from Cartoon Newtork.
It's not the glut of animated pics but the glut of animated pics about wise-cracking animals that caused the downturn in average box office for toons this year, Jeffrey Katzenberg said at the UBS…
Universal chair -- and Bruin fan -- Mark Shmuger got the last laugh on Video Hall of Fame inductee Craig Kornblau Monday night during a playful salute to U's homevid topper.
The Japan Society for Rights of Authors, Composers and Publishers has sent a letter on behalf of 23 Japanese orgs and companies ordering YouTube to remove video clips that infringe copyright.