Key Capitol Hill politicos on Wednesday sent a letter urging colleagues to reject legislation that would force recording labels to offer the same price and terms when cutting licensing deals with…
New Zealand's biggest video rental chain is going to court to try to stamp out non-franchised importers of homevideos and DVDs.
With only one animated video premiere title this year in "Lady & the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure," Disney will make up for lost time in 2002, beginning with the introduction of "Cinderella II: Dreams…
Marking his first business trip since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy-CEO Jack Valenti is scheduled to meet Thursday with tech execs in Silicon Valley to discuss…
Fireworks TV, a division of Canada's CanWest Entertainment specializing in sci-fi and the supernatural, has inked a licensing agreement with Hasbro to develop a live-action TV series based on the…
Universal Music Group has tapped Webcasting technology firm RadioWave to produce, host and distribute online radio programming with content from several UMG labels.
The BBC's plans to expand its digital TV channels have been greenlit by the British government. But in a setback for the pubcaster, approval for its proposed BBC3 web has been withheld.
Sept. 15 is looming as D-Day for the pirates who dominate the homevideo industry in Malaysia.
For years, small-screen fans have turned to the Internet to share commentary and insight on their favorite shows. Lately, however, one site -- MightyBigTV.com -- has been drawing attention from a…
GoldDerby.com Emmy gurus have watched the tapes submitted for Emmy consideration and offer predictions for winners in the major awards categories.
Media dot-coms shifted into emergency mode Tuesday, radically curtailing all other coverage and simplifying the layouts of their Web sites, as Netizens turned to the Internet in full force to learn…