Brittany Murphy, Jason Lee, Giovanni Ribisi, Jim Broadbent, Tim Roth and Lili Taylor are signed for Myriad Pictures’ fantasy comedy “The Other Side,” to be directed by producer David Michaels. Script…
Turner Broadcasting has smushed together the digital ad-sales units for animation, entertainment and sports into one operation and hired Walker Jacobs to run it.
Chinese helmer Jiang Wen's "The Sun Also Rises," originally due for a Cannes' berth, will now be released Sept. 21 and is expected to get a playdate at the Venice Film Festival.
Starbucks is adding to its in-store DVD collection: The coffee retailer's entertainment arm has inked a deal with NBC Universal Television Distribution to begin selling a compilation of "Saturday…
At its best, user-generated video may be amusing, but it's not a business, at least by the standards of a Hollywood major.
"The Magic Gourd," Disney's first locally made Chinese film, has topped RMB16 million ($2 million) at the mainland B.O. in its second week of release.
Last year, after the smash success of "Guitar Hero," Activision acquired the game's publisher, RedOctane, giving it rights to the music-simulation franchise's name, while MTV bought its developer…
Consumer spending on home entertainment sales and rentals slipped 4.8% to $10 billion during the first half of 2007, according to Video Business research.
The race between indie suppliers used to be wide open, with dozens of small labels quietly earning a good living in what was a rental-dominated homevid market.
Starting as a tiny coastal enclave on the shores of British Columbia in the late 1970s, Lionsgate has grown into a publicly traded powerhouse that -- producing nearly a billion dollars in revenue…