Paramount Pictures has acquired screen rights to the Elizabeth Gilbert memoir “Eat, Pray, Love” and will develop it as a star vehicle for Julia Roberts. In the film, Gilbert plays a woman with a…
Warner Home Video has adjusted downward its projections for consumer spending on the new HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc formats this year, citing limitations on the availability of high-definition hardware.
Get ready for Stewie Griffin, object d'art. The Museum of TV & Radio in Beverly Hills next month will host the world premiere of "What the Deuce Are You Staring At!?! A Collection of Interpretive…
Comcast, the biggest cable operator in the U.S., is going bananas with high definition, offering all six "Star Wars" movies in HD on Cinemax on Demand, plus dozens of musical performances in a…
Scrawny upstart YouTube now has a buff big brother in Google to protect the video-sharing site in copyright squabbles. Google's army of attorneys is standing by to defend YouTube, but the video…
Buena Vista Worldwide Home Entertainment said consumers bought 4 million copies of its two-disc platinum edition of "The Little Mermaid" in North America during its first week in stores.
Fremantle Home Entertainment, the homevideo arm of the FremantleMedia conglom, has just inked a DVD distribution deal with Paris-based Elephant Films, which will see its catalog expand into new…
David Lynch is bringing "Inland Empire" into his fiefdom, buying the North American rights to the film from French producer Studio Canal and making plans to distribute the pic himself.
Lionsgate has lost the battle, but perhaps not the war, in its fierce fight to control Image Entertainment. Image shareholders voted Tuesday to keep the indie DVD supplier's incumbent slate of…
Marsha King has been appointed executive vice president of business affairs for Paramount Worldwide Home Entertainment. King will be responsible for managing business and legal affairs for all areas…