A homegrown contest inspired by New Line's upcoming Jack Black starrer "Be Kind Rewind" had wannabe filmmakers flooding Alamo Drafthouse Cinema with their own low-tech redos of famous films.
Even the beauty biz is giving HD DVD the brushoff.
While her directorial debut "Filth and Wisdom" bowed to mixed reviews at the Berlin film fest last week, Madonna isn't one to miss a trick when it comes to getting her work to the masses.
Last year, Disney's videogame unit Buena Vista Games joined the Mouse's brand-focused strategy and changed its name to Disney Interactive Studios.
Helmer Joji Matsuoka's "Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and Sometimes Dad," a mother-son relationship drama based on a memoir by illustrator Lily Franky, scooped five awards including best picture and…
Pre-buys of unreleased movies are back in vogue, and USA Network has landed a big one: Paramount and Lucasfilm's "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull."
MTV's "Rock Band" came roaring out of the holidays, as it broke into the game sales top 10 for the first time and was January's No. 1 game in terms of revenue.
Nintendo wants the feds to help put a stop to grand theft video.
Dwayne Johnson, Jessica Biel, Justin Long and Seann William Scott have been set to provide the lead voices in "Planet 51," New Line Cinema's first 3-D CG-animated feature.
France's Canal Plus Group has notched up 250,000 subscribers to its 3G/3GPlus and Edge mobile TV services, offered in France by telcos SFR and Bouygues Telecom.
Microsoft has a new competitor for Yahoo's affections: Rupert Murdoch.