In Demand, the dominant distributor in the U.S. of pay-per-view movies and events, has promoted its executive VP, Rob Jacobson, to the post of chief operating officer.
A majority of Indian movie distribbers had agreed to a compromise with producers that allowed for a six- to nine-month gap before new Bollywood pics are sold to cable or homevideo.
Bruce Feirstein, who helped pen three James Bond pics for MGM, is about to send 007 on another mission, with the secret agent once again using gadgets and his Aston Martin to battle baddies. But this…
"Shock and Awe" turned into embarrassment and backpedaling last week for Sony, which yanked its application to trademark the phrase.
A woman named Wendy found an old set of Weight Watchers photo recipe cards from 1974 while cleaning out her parents' basement. She scanned them into her computer and on March 13, posted them online…
A bad case of crossed wires on Wednesday marked the latest episode in a string of acquisition-related drama for Vivendi Universal, as comments reportedly made by one of the French conglom's board…
"Films That Time Forgot" is a Web feature that reviews bottom-shelf videos, and it's only one poignant part of the Onion A.V. Club site, itself an off-shoot Web site of The Onion that is mostly…
Online movie service Movielink has signed a deal to create a co-branded service that would run on entertainment site Hollywood.com, a first step in the studio-backed download service's attempts to…
TLA Releasing is launching the Intl. Film Festival series on DVD and VHS, covering films that played in fests including Berlin, Toronto, Cannes, New York and Montreal but did not get a wider release.
Shareholder wrath against AOL Time Warner is getting more vicious by the day, as the University of California and Amalgamated Bank's Longview Collective Investment Fund become the latest shareholder…
Ex-cellent news: After several delays, Fox Home Entertainment has set an Aug. 26 street date for the release of the third season of "The Simpsons" on DVD.