DirecTV will add Peruvian programming to its Spanish-language package DirecTV Para Todos in the summer, as part of an exclusive multiyear agreement with the SUR Corporation.
The U.K.'s fast-growing digital terrestrial platform Freeview added another 466,000 new subscribers in the first quarter of the year, according to Blighty's media regulator Ofcom. This confirms that…
Covering the gamut of user interests from a used iPod in Boston to a willing transvestite in Las Vegas, Craigslist has become both a cultural phenomenon and a community touchstone.
Sundance Channel has bought the homevideo and pay TV rights to "Omagh," a 2004 Anglo-Irish movie based on the true story of an IRA bombing that killed 31 people.
Don't tell the Covenant, but the enigmatic "Halo" protag Master Chief may soon be arriving in theaters, thanks to a deal taking shape at Universal Pictures and 20th Century Fox.
Portland-based R2 Entertainment is releasing the DVD debut of the "Tony Orlando and Dawn" variety TV show in a three-disc DVD set on Sept. 13.
After launching DVD series "The Directors Label" --featuring collected odds and ends by hip helmers Michel Gondry, Spike Jonze and Chris Cunningham -- Chris Blackwell's Palm Pictures will bow further…
Warner Home Video's DVD edition of "The Outsiders" will get a limited theatrical run prior to its Sept. 20 release. Director Francis Ford Coppola has added 22 minutes of footage and a rock soundtrack…
Video-on-demand content provider Jupiter VOD has reached a licensing agreement with Warner Bros. Intl. TV for a package of current and library titles for its VOD and SVOD service in Japan. WB titles…
The Dept. of Justice has secured its final guilty plea resulting from the first federal investigation that specifically targeted illegal peer-to-peer file-sharing. The plea of Bryan F. Tanner, also…
The Federal Communications Commission has dealt a setback to the consumer electronics industry, denying its request to nix a mandate that 50% of midsize TV sets made after July 1 contain tuners to…