IFC and the Weinstein Co. are teaming to buy North American rights to “Out of the Blue,” which played this year's Toronto Film Festival. IFC will release the film, the true story of a New Zealand…
As the videogame industry continues to surpass the film industry in revenue, one thing has become very clear: Gaming isn't just for geeky guys in their basements anymore. Today, consoles are…
Most DVDs come with dire warnings about sharing discs with others. However, Paramount's encouraging it for "An Inconvenient Truth."
Cartoon Network has signed animation vet Sam Register to a first-look deal to develop programming for the network.
A cadre of singing and dancing penguins beat out the monkey-suited international superspy James Bond at the B.O. this weekend, as Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow's CG-animated “Happy Feet” skipped…
CBS News has a legendary past, but until recently its position in the digital future seemed cloudy at best. While CBS has news written into its DNA, it has no cable play and very little profile on…
Six Hollywood studios are poised to see their movies distributed in China via the Internet. BestTV, the Internet Protocol TV unit of Shanghai Media Group, is expected to sign deals with Warner, Buena…
Now you see it. Now you don't. Online encyclopedia Wikipedia emerged from a yearlong ban in China last week to be accessed again by millions of Chinese Internet users. But within a matter of days…
Italians next year will receive a rebate of up to 3200 ($256) off the purchase of new digital-ready TVs under a $43.4 billion budget law passed Sunday afternoon.
Universal Music is taking on its biggest opponent yet in its battle against user-generated sites: MySpace. Diskery on Friday sued the News Corp. company for copyright infringement, seeking up to…