The battle between Netflix and Blockbuster ratcheted up Tuesday, as the homevid chain announced a promotion targeted at Netflix customers -- literally.
ContentFilm has launched a new digital media division and hired Jonathan Ford as VP, digital distribution. Ford was previously director, digital initiatives, Europe for Sony Pictures TV Intl.
Pedro Almodovar is eyeing the vengeance drama “La piel que habito” as his next film, with Penelope Cruz considered for a starring role. The project had originally been talked up as teaming Cruz with…
Disney and Pixar's "Cars" led the way with the most individual nominations for a feature at this year's "Annie" awards while DreamWorks Animation had the most of any studio, garnering a total of 17…
Thai mobile content company MovieSeer has pacted with Japanese animation house Tokyopop to distrib manga content in Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
News Corp. chief operating officer Peter Chernin on Monday laid out the next phase of the company's digital strategy, saying this phase is what prompted a surprise executive switch last month and…
Luxembourg-based, pan-European broadcaster SBS Broadcasting announced the appointment Monday of Bart Becks as senior vice president of new media across the group.
Global advertising revenues are set to rise more than 5% annually to reach $495 billion in 2009, according to the latest report by Paris-based ZenithOptimedia.
In a customarily slow frame following the Thanksgiving movie feast, auds were more in the mood for second helpings of penguins, 007 and Denzel Washington than for any new fare. Warner Bros.’ B.O…
Just a month after it demanded that YouTube take them down, Comedy Central has put two of its most popular shows back online, but this time at a destination that's in the family.