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…
Shares in Netflix rose 5% Tuesday after it released subscriber figures for the third quarter and substantially increased its earnings estimate. Online DVD rental shop said it had 2,229,000 subs as of…
Legitimate online file-sharing is flourishing on college campuses, but students don't have the music biz off their backs yet. That's the message the Recording Industry Assn. of America and music…
Shares in Netflix were up nearly 15% in after-hours trading after it released subscriber figures for the third quarter and substantially increased its earnings estimate.
As the vice presidential candidates prepare for tonight's debate at Case U. in Cleveland, Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 9/11" will be released today on DVD, along with two books tied to the hit…