Snoop Dogg and a bevy of rappers are joining MTV and the Hip-Hop Gaming League to orchestrate a vidgame tournament that will air in segments both on air and online.
Focus Features genre division Rogue Pictures has picked up distribution rights to writer-helmer Roger Avary's bigscreen adaptation of Atari vidgame "Driver." Pic centers on a getaway driver for hire…
NBC thinks it has found a better way to share digital revenues with its 200-plus local affiliates: start a business with them. On Wednesday, the network and leaders from its local affiliates…
When it comes to the Internet, News Corp. just loves to shop. Conglom on Wednesday dipped into its new-media war chest to buy a stake in jobs site SimplyHired -- the first of what could be several…
Trading house Sojitsu Holding will take a 17% stake in distrib Klockworx with the aim of developing and marketing content for the international market, including live-action films and animation.
U.S. communications tech company Lucent Technologies has inked a deal with leading Spanish telco Telefonica under which Lucent will market the international rollout of Telefonica's broadband TV…
Score the first round for HD DVD. After months of jockeying between two rival camps to roll out high-def DVDs, a handful of discs from Warner and Universal in the HD DVD format hit stores Tuesday.
Shares in Yahoo! were up 6% in after-hours trading as the online media giant reported a solid quarter in line with guidance. Revenue rose a healthy 34% in the first quarter at $1.57 billion, while…
Time Warner's AOL Chinese-language Web site has started broadcasting news online supplied by Shanghai Media Group's broadband unit, the Chinese firm said Tuesday.
Former BAFTA chairman Simon Relph and media business expert Robin Miller have joined the board of Arts Alliance Media, Europe's leading provider of digital film distribution services.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%