Cable operators should not hold their breath for a video-on-demand windfall anytime soon -- at least not unless they're prepared to give Hollywood studios a bigger share of the splits and pay them…
Fans looking for another dose of the "Rocky" saga can forget about the bigscreen and turn on the PlayStation.
"Blair Witch Project" co-writer-director Daniel Myrick is taking his bootstrap filmmaking style to the TV world, shooting a pilot with a significant online component.
Launching across the Atlantic may soon to get a lot simpler for online music companies like Napster, RealNetworks, and Apple's iTunes. The European Union is reportedly considering eliminating one of…
Holy smokes! Rocky and Bullwinkle are doing digital. MovieLink has signed a deal with Classic Media and its affiliate, Bullwinkle Studios, to bring episodes of "Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends" onto…
Warner Bros. has signed a deal with mobile content distributor Vodafone to develop games, ringtones and other cell phone applications based on the studio's content.
Paramount has renewed its first-look deal with producer Walter Latham for two years and agreed to launch a Latham Entertainment Media homevideo label as part of the agreement.
MGM, Time Warner and other film studios have sued ESS Technology for allegedly distributing DVD encryption decoders to unauthorized third parties.
The Sundance Channel has secured the world premiere of Margaret Cho's standup concert feature "Revolution."
Just for Variety: Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke will be back together in front of the cameras later this month. It's for the DVD for the 40th anni of "Mary Poppins," a film that received 13 Oscar…
Time Warner is making a multimillion-dollar investment in digital rights management technology company ContentGuard in a bid to help set copy protection standards for Hollywood and spur its own…