The video download biz is getting a big shakeup courtesy of two of the country's biggest DVD retailers. With Wal-Mart -- which sells about 40% of the country's DVDs -- entering the arena Tuesday…
Kiefer Sutherland will spend his “24” hiatus starring in “Mirrors,” a supernatural thriller to be directed by Alexandre Aja.
Adrien Brody and Rinko Kikuchi are joining Rachel Weisz in Endgame Entertainment’s “The Brothers Bloom,” written and directed by Rian Johnson.
Jason Weiss has been appointed veepee of MGM's new division dedicated to the development and production of direct-to-video product.
Robert Zemeckis and his producing partners Jack Rapke and Steve Starkey are partnering with the Walt Disney Studios to form a film company to specialize in performance capture films.
Seeking to maintain a competitive edge against Nickelodeon and Disney, the Cartoon Network made a major grab for the 6-11 demo on Monday by inking a first-look deal with Hallmark Cards.
Dominant Mexican telecom company Telmex has launched a preliminary, free version of an online TV service as it preps to compete with media conglom Televisa for Web auds.
After nearly two decades of discord, the Beatles and Apple computers are singing the same song: "We Can Work It Out." Apple Corps, the record company the Beatles founded in 1968, and Apple, the…
MySpace is teaming with Film4 and Vertigo Films to bankroll a £1 million ($1.96 million) British movie, with the director to be chosen via a competition on the social networking Web site.
Biz for most pics, whether wide studio holdovers or Oscar hopefuls, went slip-sliding away over the Super Bowl weekend as ticket sales dropped sharply from the same frame a year ago. After winning…
Electronic Arts' and New Line's prolific partnership for "The Lord of the Rings" vidgames is slowing down. Vidgame publisher disclosed in its earnings conference call Thursday that it has…