Variety and 411 Publishing Co. have launched Variety411.com, a national online production directory.
Regent Media has acquired gay-focused publishing concern PlanetOut.
Swedish animated kidpic "Gnomes and Trolls: The Secret Chamber" has sold to 69 countries, according to NonStop Sales.
Customers in China of Apple Inc.'s iTunes online music store were unable to download songs this week, and an activist group said Beijing was trying to block access to a new Tibet-themed album.
In a first, Fox will stream the premiere of "Fringe" and season opener of "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles" online at the same time as they bow on TV. But there's a catch: Only computer users…
"Citizen Kane" and "The Godfather" top the American Film Institute's list of the greatest movies ever made. James Cameron's "Titanic" still holds the record for biggest box office take, and "Annie…
Hayao Miyazaki's toon "Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea" has passed the Yen 10 billion ($93.2 million) mark at the Japanese box office, the first local pic to pass this milestone since Miyazaki's 2004…
Indian video rentals firm Seventymm has raised $12.5 million from U.S. and other investors to expand its business.
The Intl. Olympic Committee is poised to award itself a gold medal for coordinating record-breaking coverage of the Beijing Games -- set to be the most watched in the event's 112-year history.
In less than two years, Yahoo Music has become a distinctive repository of exclusive concerts and a significant part of marketing plans for veteran acts with new albums. Nissan Live Sets, shot in HD…
A few weeks ago, an album called "Video Games Live: Volume One" debuted at No. 10 on Billboard's Classical Crossover Chart. Within a week, it had muscled out John Williams' latest "Indiana Jones"…