MTV Networks is hatching a new brand to attract movie fans and the studios that want to reach them.
Visual effects company Rhythm & Hues Studio is gearing up to launch a Canadian branch and expand its operations in Asia.
Seamus Blackley, who helped Microsoft design and launch the first Xbox, is ankling as the head of Creative Artists Agency's games division.
Disney has set Sept. 16 to release a 3D version of its hit 1994 toon "The Lion King," a move that worked for the Mouse House after 2009 releases of 3D versions of "Toy Story" and "Toy Story 2."
The Senate Judiciary Committee passed an antipiracy bill on Thursday aimed at shutting down and choking support to websites dedicated to trafficking in infringing goods, including movies, music and…
Spanish arthouse Internet site Filmin has secured exclusive local online rights to more than 100 films distributed by Scandinavia's TrustNordisk.
While there are a handful of 3D videos on YouTube already, they're anything but cutting edge. The only 3D format the service supports is anaglyph – requiring the old-school red and blue glasses to…
In the 1960s, Arch Oboler, whose pic "Bwana Devil" had kicked off the 3D boom of the 1950s, spoke to Variety about what had gone so wrong with 3D in those years.
HBO has launched a social-TV website to serve as a companion experience to its TV shows.
Hit hard by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, as well as by the man-made catastrophe of continuing hacker invasions of its sites around the world, Sony said on Thursday that it has recorded a $3.2…
This week on Variety.com's tech chat, "Kung Fu Panda 2" visual effects supervisor Alex Parkinson discusses the state of the art in CG animation, the challenges of 3D for CG artists, and how vfx…