Japanese web TV Tokyo, leading telecom NTT, financial daily Nihon Keizai Shimbun and four other companies will set up a video distribution company for broadband networks that will launch in March.
New FCC chairman Michael Powell said Tuesday there's no question that wealthier Americans will be the first to benefit from fancy new digital gadgets, but that this so-called digital divide is part…
Video-on-demand service Intertainer has pacted with Warner Music Group in a licensing agreement that will allow the company to stream new releases of musicvideos from the Atlantic Group, Elektra…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
The light is going out in the fridge on Friday. Unable to secure sufficient funding, Netcaster Icebox.com announced that it will shutter by the end of the week.
Universal Pictures subsid Hypnotic has acquired exclusive worldwide distribution rights to four shorts that bowed at this year's Slamdance Film Festival, which the Netco sponsored.
Entertainment marketing and branding powerhouse Pittard Sullivan has laid off 11% of its staff as the company restructures its operations. Most of the layoffs come out of the company's Culver City…
Internet consultancy Razorfish slashed 400 jobs, or 27% of its workforce, on Monday.
BMG and Universal Music Group-backed GetMusic.com has upped creative director Lynn Thomlison to the post of vice president, creative director.
The inaugural Animation Business Marketplace will be held March 1-2 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. The confab will include panel discus-sions, a job fair and career improvement forums.
Irvine-based Interplay Entertainment has been awarded the videogame license to "The Matrix," one of the hottest movie licenses and the crown jewel of Warner Bros. Properties.