Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Beth Berke has been named head of a new inhouse policy group designed to work out corporation-wide issues connected with the rise of digital recording and…
Buena Vista Television has inked a five-year deal with MGM Home Entertainment for exclusive DVD distribution of 66 classic films.
Swiss license trader and distributor Falcom Media Group has inked a deal with the RTL Group to distribute its DVD/video releases in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Paramount Home Entertainment's Nov. 26 DVD debuts of "Sunset Boulevard" and "Roman Holiday" come after a painstaking two-year restoration process, pricier than any previous restoration undertaken by…
AOL Time Warner CEO Richard Parsons urged execs Friday to stop moaning about the conglom's stock price and work on rebuilding the company. Parsons was a keynote speaker at an all-day conference in…
Jamie Kellner, chairman and CEO of Turner Broadcasting Systems, predicted on Friday that within a few years the repurposing of primetime TV shows would expand into added runs each week on broadcast…
It's only a matter of time before Hollywood Boulevard and Madison Avenue merge, but that's not likely to happen until the entertainment and advertising worlds stop treating themselves as competing…
Mandalay Pictures topper Peter Guber said that Madison Avenue money would help Hollywood offset its own financial risk.
Producer Thom Mount doesn't mince words about the need for entertainment to generate passion in its audience -- whether the goal is to fill theater seats or sell products for a marketing partner.
It's easy to talk about Madison Avenue and Hollywood getting into bed together. But it's much more difficult for the producers, advertisers, talent agents and the networks to get beyond the first…
The Xbox Live online game service has dialed in hot sales in its first week, moving 150,000 units, Microsoft said. Sales of the 14 Xbox titles configured for the service shot up as much as 120%, and…