If you build it, will they come? No, not necessarily.Plagued by tunnel vision during the dot-com heyday, the studios' strategy of creating pricey Web sites to promote their pics has all but proved…
Martha Stewart Omnimedia has upped Margaret Roach to editor-in-chief of all content for the company. Roach, previously executive veep of Internet and direct commerce, will oversee all editorial…
The Department of Justice has initiated an investigation into two partnerships formed by seven of the major studios to build Internet-based video-on-demand movie services.
While most media companies have issued profit warnings in the aftermath of Sept. 11, Brit kidvidder HIT Entertainment has bucked the trend by announcing that its business has been boosted since the…
GameWorks president-CEO Ron Bension has left entertainment center company Sega GameWorks to become CEO of Tickets.com.
Working Title Films is planning to make a movie about the collapse of Boo.com, one of Europe's most high-profile Internet disasters.
In what is believed to be a first for the video industry, Universal Studios Home Video's new releases this quarter have already generated more than $1 billion in consumer spending.
Don't get too used to all those embellishments on DVD versions of your favorite films. Many video vets believe such extra material could start to disappear thanks to escalating costs and demands by…
Even as the U.S. vidgame biz faces increased pressure to restrict marketing of violent titles to teens, its Oz counterparts are pushing the envelope for a little breathing room from censors.
Plagued by tunnel vision during the dot-com heyday, the studios' strategy of creating pricey Web sites to promote their pics has all but proved useless in a world where Netizens habitually visit the…
After a cavalcade of publicity and several months' delay, Pressplay is ready to open its doors to cyberspace.