Barry Diller's ticketing service Ticketmaster plans to lay off about 17% of the staff that runs entertainment guide CitySearch Online in the next several months as part of an effort to cut costs.
M&F Worldwide Corp., the parent of camera and lens maker Panavision, has acquired EFILM, a digital laboratory that services the film, television, commercial, musicvid and large-format entertainment…
Kidvid outfit Entertainment Rights has set up a new home entertainment division, Right Entertainment.
Napster has been shut down ... if only for a little while. The music file-sharing company voluntarily pulled the plug on its network late Sunday -- not because of its ongoing trouble in the courts…
Paul Allen's Charter Communications, the fourth largest cable operator in the U.S., has accused ESPN of dispensing "inaccurate and misleading information" to the media during a contract dispute over…
File-sharing network Aimster has been slapped with two new copyright infringement suits -- one on each coast -- even as it continues its battle with the record industry.
FX will present a featurette on the making of the DVD version of "Die Hard" when it runs a special edition of the movie Wednesday. Both already ran Sunday.
New Line Cinema has partnered with top audio, video and software manufacturer JVC in a three-year, $40 million cross-promotional arrangement involving JVC consumer video products and the theatrical…
The new Democratic chair of a key Senate panel is likely to hold a hearing next month on violent vidgames, including whether retailers are living up to their promise not to sell mature-rated…
"Citizen Kane," the movie often called and voted the best film of all time, will be introduced on DVD for the first time in a 60th anniversary collector's edition on Sept. 25.