Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) said Thursday he will most likely hold congressional hearings if Rupert Murdoch clinches a deal to add DirecTV to his vast empire.
Santa Monica-based Web design shop Media Revolution has been tapped by Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment and Columbia Pictures to develop the official dot-com for "Spider-Man."
Netcaster AtomShockwave has launched a pay-per-play service through online gaming division Shockwave.com.
Independent Digital Entertainment, the New York-based digital video collective whose "Chelsea Walls" is screening in Directors Fortnight, has appointed Danish outfit Trust Film Sales as its worldwide…
Steven Spielberg's upcoming cyberkid pic "A.I." has created a media frenzy over its groundbreaking promo campaign of mock online news reports and linked dummy sites purporting to provide info on…
With the threat of an actors strike looming, the film "Final Fantasy" would seem a corporate dream: a movie with characters who look and talk like actors, but are merely digital imaginings. And this…
Songwriters Randy Newman, Tom Waits and sisters Ann & Nancy Wilson of the '80s group Heart jumped on the MP3.com litigation bandwagon Tuesday, suing the embattled Netco for $40 million in damages…
SightSound Technologies will distribute a version of its direct-to-Internet film release "The Quantum Project" for Compaq's iPAQ handheld device, using the PocketPC format.
Jason Hirschhorn has been upped to senior veep and general manager of the VH1 Group at MTVi.
Castle Rock Entertainment has inked a deal with TRW's Picture PipeLine under which it will use the service to digitally deliver dailies from Australia to producers on the Warner Bros. lot during…