Mobile phone giant NTT DoCoMo announced Tuesday that it will take a 3.78% stake worth ¥4 billion ($34.5 million) in Kadokawa Group Holdings, parent of the Kadokawa media group, on Dec. 12.
German toon distrib BKN Intl. has wrapped its fiscal year ended Sept. 30 with steady growth in revenue and net profit.
State-controlled telco Magyar Telekom has announced it will offer Internet-based commercial TV services. Hungarian Internet company TVnet already offers IPTV in Budapest to broadband subscribers, but…
Wal-Mart dipped a big toe into the download market Tuesday with a deal to sell downloads of "Superman Returns" along with the DVD.
Vivendi Games' adaptation of "Scarface" has sold more than 1 million units since its debut in early October, making it the top-selling vidgame for the month on the PlayStation 2, Xbox and PSP.
FremantleMedia Enterprises has inked an exclusive deal with celebrity chef Kylie Kwong, taking worldwide (excluding Singapore) distribution rights for TV, DVD and ancillary to culinary travelogue…
TV shingle Tagline Prods. is moving into films, acquiring Dust Bowl tale "The Worst Hard Time," by New York Times scribe Timothy Egan, for development as a feature.
Movie and TV downloads made their way to videogame systems for the first time over the holiday, but not without some major headaches. On the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, Microsoft launched its…
Magnolia has acquired Thai cowboy pic “Tears of the Black Tiger” from Miramax and will open the film in January, nearly six years after it was first acquired at Cannes. Movie, shot in bright colors…
Movie and TV downloads made their way to videogame systems for the first time over the holiday, but not without some major headaches.
MTV is developing more than 20 Web sites tied to specific interests and demo groups under the auspices of its music and Logo groups.