Interactive TV is catching on in Asia, and it has nothing to do with broadband Internet or specialized set-top boxes. It's all thanks to the mobile phone short messaging service (SMS).
As if being Red Bank, N.J.'s most prominent director and comicbook store owner weren't achievement enough, Kevin Smith is now an online entrepreneur, his Net profits financing a new entertainment…
It may be a computer game, but "Warcraft III" is getting a rollout worthy of a blockbuster film. And it could teach the studios a thing or two about day-and-date releasing worldwide.
In a huge victory for Blockbuster and the Hollywood majors, U.S. District Court Judge Edward C. Prado on Thursday morning dismissed the 3-year-old antitrust case brought by independent video…
One of the last remaining major movie trilogies never released on DVD -- the "Back to the Future" series -- will debut on Dec. 17 from Universal Studios Home Video.
Blockbuster Video reduced the number of titles it ordered from Fox while the two companies were trying to negotiate a revenue-sharing agreement in 1998, Fox executives admitted on the witness stand…
Fox is mounting a glacier-sized promotional push for the Nov. 26 video release of "Ice Age," the studio's biggest animated film ever.
Delaware's bankruptcy court on Tuesday approved Napster's plan for auctioning off assets in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy. But the court also bowed to concerns raised by the major labels and delayed the…
TV mart Discop opens Thursday in the Hungarian capital with an innovative program that includes sales and acquisitions of digital technology, a schedule of 30 conferences plus a program showcase that…
Eastman Kodak has tapped IBM as a key technology provider, delivering file servers, storage units and other digital solutions for its new Kodak Digital Cinema Operating System -- a key part of…
MGM is expanding its relationship with Media.net, using the com-pany to speed up the production of the studio's "Agent Cody Banks," the spy laffer starring Frankie Muniz from "Malcolm in the Middle."