Four years ago, Sumner Redstone made a bold move into videogames by accumulating enough shares to take control of Midway Games.
When Hulu bowed in March, naysayers questioned its ability to compete against YouTube or network sites without having original material of its own.
YouTube has been on a charm offensive in Hollywood -- and it seems to be working. Jordan Hoffner, the vidsharing site's director of content partnerships, attributes the softening of the biz's…
The president's message is going viral. Barack Obama's transition team announced Friday that the president-elect will begin over the weekend to tape the weekly Democratic address to the nation for…
Europe's biggest entertainment group, Vivendi, is riding out the economic storm, and remains on course to hit its financial targets.
An "Incredible Journey" or "Homeward Bound" updated for the superhero era, "Bolt" is an OK Disney animated entry enhanced by nifty 3-D projection. The first inhouse feature from Disney Animation…
"Guitar Hero" hit a sour note in its October launch as the videogame biz saw its formerly stratospheric growth tempered.
"Legendary" has the heart of a great monster mash-up: it throws together mythical beasts that span the globe, from the Greek griffon to Jewish golems to Slavic pixies, and marries them to a cornball…
Cinetic Rights Management, the digital arm of John Sloss' Cinetic Media, will put some of its catalog of independent films on Amazon's video-on-demand service and CreateSpace, the online retailer's…
"Grand Theft Auto IV" is likely to mow down a few Video Game Awards. Rockstar Games' top-selling title will speed to the Spike TV ceremony with eight nominations in categories such as best…
When NPD releases October sales figures for the videogame biz later today, the industry will be looking closely to see how much the economic crisis has affected growth in the sector.