Giant investment bank Merrill Lynch made history Friday by settling with a former client who claimed that overly bullish comments by the firm's high-profile Internet analyst Henry Blodget cost him a…
Strong sales of DVD players in the first half of the year pushed the 4-year-old format into nearly 20% of all TV households.
Making a counter pitch to a deal struck in recent days by Sony Pictures and Warner Bros., the other five majors want digital TV set makers to include technology preventing over-the-air broadcast…
Universal has broken away from its major-studio brethren and signed the first movie-company deal to funnel its theatricals to cable systems through video-on-demand.
Finnish-based Riot Entertainment said last week it had secured the exclusive handheld wireless interactive game rights for the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy.
America Online plans to add two content services to its cluster of Internet music properties, which combined draw nearly 25 million unique users a month.
Indie homevid label Anchor Bay Entertainment has inked an exclusive DVD distribution agreement with helmer Wim Wenders.
The American Guild of Musical Artists announced that it has reached an agreement with opera companies on an industrywide pact covering the Web release of past, present and future video operatic and…
Pressplay, the digital music company formed by major labels Universal and Sony, will use backend technology from recently acquired Universal unit MP3.com to power its forthcoming online music…
The 1965 Oscar-winning epic "Doctor Zhivago" will sweep onto DVD as a double-disc set from Warner Home Video on Nov. 6.
AOL Time Warner shares tumbled 10% Wednesday and dragged other showbiz stocks down with them on disappointing revenue numbers and amid a hazy outlook for advertising and the economy.