Consider it a low-tech compromise for a high-tech problem. Oscar campaigners are breathing a tentative sigh of relief after the MPAA decided last week to allow studios to send out VHS videocassettes…
Under assault from consumer groups, MPAA topper Jack Valenti Thursday defended the implementation of the broadcast flag, a new federal reg aimed at blocking Internet piracy of digital entertainment.
The first season of "Three's Company" will be released on DVD Nov. 11, with a portion of proceeds being donated to United Cerebral Palsy in memory of star John Ritter.
Blockbuster on Tuesday reported profits up 25% for the third quarter despite lower revenues and a sharp drop in same-store sales. Net earnings for the quarter grew to $63.7 million, compared with $51…
In another global campaign, former South African prexy Nelson Mandela and MTV Networks have joined forces to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS in South Africa.
Sketch comedy "In Living Color" and cult sci-fi hour "Roswell" will make the jump to DVD in February.
Illegal downloading of films via the Internet may not be the financial catastrophe many fear, at least not for some time.
Toppers from Germany's major broadcasters on Monday signed an agreement for the introduction of digital TV technology in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.
French TV and film producers can thank a hike in video sales for maintaining levels of public funding for production next year.
In one of the fastest online re-broadcasts of an entertainment TV show, Yahoo! Movies is offering streams of AMC's film industry talkshow "Sunday Morning Shootout" immediately after it airs.
The Recording Industry Assn. of America launched a second wave of lawsuits last week against individuals it suspects of using peer-to-peer networks illegally to swap at least 1,000 music files on the…