TV shingle Tagline Prods. is moving into films, acquiring Dust Bowl tale "The Worst Hard Time," by New York Times scribe Timothy Egan, for development as a feature.
Movie and TV downloads made their way to videogame systems for the first time over the holiday, but not without some major headaches.
MTV is developing more than 20 Web sites tied to specific interests and demo groups under the auspices of its music and Logo groups.
British Telecom will soft launch its long-awaited broadband VOD service BT Vision on Dec. 4, to be followed by a fully fledged marketing push next spring.
Italy's main movie industry orgs agreed Monday to open up the window between a film's theatrical and homevideo releases from 12 to 15 weeks but stopped short of making the decision binding.
"Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" won the BAFTA for best film at this year's British Academy Children's Film and TV Awards. But it was beaten by "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire"…
If you were an animal -- any kind of animal -- chances are you appeared in an animated film in 2006. "Animals naturally lend themselves to animation, and bands of talking animals setting off on…
The penguins are powerful. Warner Bros.' “Happy Feet” crossed the $100 million mark after just two weeks in release, dancing to a five-day Thanksgiving take of $51.5 million. Three-day perf of $37.9…
Fox Reality has partnered with Apple to deliver the first episode of all of its upcoming original series to iTunes -- for free -- one week prior to their premieres.
The Peacock is pumping up a pair of portal players, tapping Stephen Andrade and Carole Panick for key roles at NBC.com. Andrade has been named senior VP of digital development and general manager of…