Disney revved up its promotional machine for the first big test of its iTunes download movie pact with Tuesday's DVD debut of "Cars."
Using independent financing, producer Nick Wechsler has acquired film rights to Cormac McCarthy's new novel, "The Road." Australian director John Hillcoat ("The Proposition") will develop the book to…
After a breakout year for Bollywood movies in America, Bodvod and Time Warner Cable will bring New York and New Jersey subscribers a record number of Indian films through video-on-demand.
DIC Entertainment and American Greetings have expanded their DVD output deal with 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment. Under the new five-year, multimillion-dollar pact, Fox will distribute DIC…
Lindsay Lohan has set thriller "I Know Who Killed Me" as her next pic, with production set to start next month. Chris Sivertson is directing from a screenplay by Jeff Hammond; 360 Pictures prexy…
SingTel (Singapore Telecommunications) has started a six-month technical trial of Internet Protocol TV. SingTel intends to offer high definition pay TV content from partners, including MediaCorp…
News Corp. and Softbank have clinched a deal to jointly launch a Japanese version of MySpace, the companies announced Tuesday. Each partner will contribute ¥590 million ($5 million) in startup coin…
Looking to enhance the relationship between Warner Music Group artists and their fans, Warner has hired Dan Pelson as senior vice president, global consumer marketing.
Paramount's DreamWorks is polishing the table for Sacha Baron Cohen. DreamWorks has brought on "Used Guys" writing duo David Guion and Michael Handelman to work on the script for laffer "Dinner With…
Marvel is turning the summer of 2008 into the season of the superhero, setting June 27 as the release date for its new Hulk pic. Release of “The Incredible Hulk” will be the second in a two-month…