"Seabiscuit" sold 5 million video units in its first six days and raked in more than $80 million in consumer spending, Universal Studios Home Video said Monday.
In an effort to build interest for its upcoming motorcycle racing pic "Torque," Warner Bros. has launched a free Internet game giving players the ability to simulate action sequences from the film.
Walt Disney Internet Group, the Mouse House's online media division, has launched a Web site featuring its content offerings for cellular phone users. DisneyMobile.com includes games, ringtones…
America Online has officially integrated Apple's iTunes Music Store into its AOL Music category, giving members the ability to purchase tracks they read about with a single click.
The fierce battle between RealNetworks and Microsoft for dominance in the growing digital media market moved from the computer to the courtroom last week, as Real filed an antitrust suit against the…
The legal losing streak continued for the music and movie industries Monday when a Norwegian appeals court said 20-year-old Jon Johansen had not broken any laws when he created the DeCSS program for…
Tim Kuik, the director of Holland's anti-piracy enforcement agency, Brein, says the organization will warn and then prosecute users who upload music from file-sharing software provider Kazaa.
DVD sales continue to grow much faster internationally than in the U.S. -- and distribs say the best is yet to come overseas.
The Sept. 5 bow of U.K. Film Council-funded "This Is Not a Love Song" was a watershed moment in film distribution: It marked the first-ever simultaneous online and electronic cinema release of a…
Dealing a serious blow to the recording industry's controversial anti-piracy campaign, a federal appeals court Friday nixed the method music labels use to track down identities of online music…
Liquid Digital Media has begun a test release of a music downloading service at Wal-Mart's Web site. Consistent with its overall strategy of deep discounting, Wal-Mart is offering downloads at 88¢…