Los Angeles-based Afterburner Films is setting up a joint venture with Nostromo Wireless in Prague to produce a mobile videogame -- playable on Java-enabled cell phones -- for "Fast Glass," its…
Microsoft Corp. said Friday it will buy online advertising firm aQuantive Inc. for about $6 billion in cash, paying a premium to catch up with major ad deals by its competitors over the last six…
The Reference des Equipments Multimedias, a thrice-yearly report issued by market research groups Mediametrie and GfK, cites a major jump in ADSL box usage in France.
Bold Films is pairing with visual effects company the Orphanage to produce “Legion,” a supernatural thriller that marks the directorial debut of Scott Stewart. Shooting begins in the fall. Story…
Robert De Niro and Al Pacino will team onscreen for just the second time in “Righteous Kill,” a $60 million independent production put together by Nu Image's Millennium Films and Emmett/Furla Films…
After “Spider-Man 3″ kicked off the season with record-breaking box office, the pressure is on for Paramount and DreamWorks Animation's third “Shrek” installment to deliver. While “Shrek the Third” —…
"Pokemon" and the Wii helped Nintendo trounce the competition in the videogame biz in April, dominating hardware and software sales for the month, according to NPD Group.
Three weeks after relaunching itself as a full-service studio, Summit Entertainment has signed a homevideo output deal with Universal Studios Home Entertainment.
Universal Pictures has acquired “The Remarkable Fellows,” a pitch for an action buddy comedy that Joe Carnahan will write to direct. Jason Bateman, who hatched the film's premise, will produce with…
Lakeshore is “cranking” it up again. Company headed by chairman and CEO Tom Rosenberg is reteaming with “Crank” creators Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor on “Game,” a high-concept futuristic thriller…