The future of peer-to-peer fileswapping is coming into focus, and Hollywood isn't happy with what it's seeing. P2P company Grouper launched last week as the first to commercialize the Net's…
Adult-film helmer Joone made history last week, becoming the first porn director to release a movie in high-definition DVD.
Michael Moore's dream of getting "Fahrenheit 9/11" onto television the night before the presidential election is close to fruition. Documaker is producing a three-hour pay-per-view event that will…
Charter Communications said Thursday it would miss the revenue targets it set for itself this year as satellite competition eroded the cabler's subscriber rolls.
Midway Games may not be for sale, yet, but the Sumner Redstone-owned vidgame publisher and his media conglom Viacom are playing very nicely. Both companies confirmed that Midway CEO David Zucker will…
Fox is hoping to rake in some holiday d'oh by releasing a special "Simpsons Christmas 2" DVD on Nov. 2 and a collector's edition of "The Simpsons" fifth season on DVD Dec. 21.
The vidgame biz is going Hollywood, golden-age style. In the first deal of its kind, game publisher Ubisoft has signed writer-producers Corey May and Michael "Dooma" Wendschuh to a one-year pact…
Santa Monica-based distrib Xenon Pictures will bow two sudsers from Mexican powerhouse producer Televisa on DVD Stateside Oct. 18.
Video rental chain Blockbuster Mexico has been forced to close seven stores and cancel ambitious expansion plans here due to rampant piracy.
Former Paramount Home Entertainment president Eric Doctorow has been named chief operating officer of 11-year-old indie video company Ventura Entertainment.
Ever-increasing competition from satellite TV has become the top strategic concern at Time Warner, which is planning a get-tough strategy to win back subscribers from Dish Network and DirecTV…
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