Topper Brian Roberts said Monday that Comcast's digital video-on-demand cable customers will have free access to 200 MGM and Sony movie titles by the end of the year, along with numerous TV shows…
Wildly courted video retailer Hollywood Entertainment greenlit a buyout offer Monday worth about $850 million -- or $13.25 a share -- from smaller rival Movie Gallery in a deal that would create a…
The Securities and Exchange Commission has reached a settlement with a former CBS MarketWatch.com columnist it had accused of fraud. The columnist, Thom Calandra, agreed to pay more than $540,000 to…
One of Blighty's most enduring children's characters has taken a step toward global domination. U.K. rights outfit Chorion will distribute the "Noddy" series in Japan, the world's second-largest toy…
In a move intended to extend its business into imaging, Digital Theater Systems has acquired image restoration and enhancement shop Lowry Digital Images for $11 million and stock.
The U.K. video retail market rose by 12% in 2004 according to British Video Assn. figures.
Bravo has partnered with AOL to promote the upcoming makeover show "Queer Eye for the Straight Gal" with television's first-ever on-air/online simulcast.
Hollywood Entertainment, the vidstore chain that's the target of takeover bids, said it has been notified by the Nasdaq Stock Market that its shares may be delisted by the exchange Wednesday.
The respective backers of the competing high-definition DVD formats had their first public spat last week in the closing days of the Consumer Electronics Show, as Jeffrey Katzenberg became the…
"The Matrix" has a new lease on life. Warners, which last year became the first studio with its own inhouse vidgame division, will this year become the first film studio to fund, develop and publish…
Concerned about the quality of music playback systems, eight prominent music engineers and producers have formed an org to evaluate and certify gear as well as educate professionals and enthusiasts…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History