A day devoted to mobile television at the Mipcom TV mart on Wednesday was filled with hope, hype and even a few concrete examples of the technology's use.
NEC Electronics has started shipping chips able to handle both Blu-ray and HD DVD formats, paving the way for the production of hybrid players.
A Tokyo court has rejected Paramount Pictures' appeal of a lower court decision holding that cheap DVD knockoffs of its 1953 pic "Roman Holiday" were not a violation of copyright.
David Lynch is bringing “Inland Empire” into his fiefdom, buying the North American rights to the film from French producer Studio Canal as part of plans to distribute the pic himself. A number of…
Paramount Pictures has acquired screen rights to the Elizabeth Gilbert memoir “Eat, Pray, Love” and will develop it as a star vehicle for Julia Roberts. In the film, Gilbert plays a woman with a…
Warner Bros. Pictures has bought the film rights to satirist Neal Pollack’s new memoir “Alternadad.” Book, which hits the shelves in January, recounts Pollack’s hilarious and unorthodox attempts at…
Rachel Weisz will star in the indie adventure “The Brothers Bloom,” written and directed by Rian Johnson. “The Brothers Bloom” revolves around two brothers who are among the world’s best con artists…
A dust-up over day-and-date availability of content on multiple platforms took center stage Tuesday at Mipcom, suggesting a ticklish balance between old media players and new-media platforms. On one…
Warner Home Video has adjusted downward its projections for consumer spending on the new HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc formats this year, citing limitations on the availability of high-definition hardware.