U.K.-based media research company Screen Digest has bought Californian outfit Adams Media Research for an undisclosed amount of cash and stock.
Kim Basinger has signed on to star alongside Charlize Theron in Guillermo Arriaga's directorial debut, "The Burning Plain," for 2929 Productions."Babel" writer Arriaga also wrote the screenplay for…
Twentieth Century Fox is sinking its claws into May 1, 2009, for the release of Hugh Jackman starrer "X-Men Origins: Wolverine," which director Gavin Hood begins shooting later this year."Wolverine"…
Akihabara, the Tokyo district that's paradise for purchasing electronics and toon-related DVDs and costume wear, has recently been undergoing a makeover. The smaller specialty shops that have made…
Utilitarian title aside, "The Orange Box" is a study in ingenuity. The video game compilation delivers classics "Half-Life 2" and "Half-Life 2: Episode One" to the Xbox 360 and, eventually, the PS3.
The Japanese DVD market was flat in the first half of 2007, according to figures released Wednesday by the Japan Video Software Assn. Total sales declined 2% compared with the same period the…
Sarah Roemer and Elisabeth Shue have signed on to star in the indie thriller "Waking Madison." Katherine Brooks wrote the script and will direct. The project's a joint production of Annapurna Prods…
Nicolas Cage will star in "The Vanished" for Focus Features. The film marks the studio directorial debut of Hany Abu-Assad, the Palestinian-born director of "Paradise Now." The thriller, written by…
Apple is lowering the prices of songs it sells online without copy protection to 99¢ from $1.29, a company spokeswoman said Tuesday.
As a sequel to arguably the most original videogame to come along in the past decade, "Beautiful Katamari" has a relatively simple task: bring the franchise into the hi-def, surround-sound, online…