Dolby is getting into the booming digital 3-D biz. Digital cinema unit of the sound company has signed a deal with German company Infitec, a maker of virtual reality systems, to develop a 3-D system…
DreamWorks Animation is teaming with America Online for a new Internet series produced by Mark Burnett intended to promote the toon studio's upcoming release "Flushed Away."
Helmer Hayao Miyazaki, whose toon "Spirited Away" won the 2003 animated feature Oscar, has resigned from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences -- only weeks after becoming the third Japanese…
The ever-flattening DVD market may have already peaked, but some titles just keep on earning. With most movies, execs are happy if the DVD revenue approaches the film's box office tally. But some…
Who sent the videotapes? Those who were left scratching their heads after "Cache" will get no answer from the DVD -- no alternate endings, no spell-it-out commentaries, no hidden bonus videos. What…
Warners' Clark Gable box comes as a relative disappointment. The six MGM pics make welcome DVD bows, but the extras offered are unworthy of an actor called the King when Elvis was still in diapers.
While Kino's release of two mid-'70s Kinji Fukasaku Yakuza movies picks up the filmography of the Japanese crime master just after one of his career highlights -- the massive, five-pic "Battles…
Microsoft's decision to enter the digital entertainment market with its Zune brand players and software this fall will turn a lot of its partners into competitors.
An entrepreneur in Nanjing has launched an unusual campaign to stamp out Chinese piracy: He's offering pirate retailers the chance to swap fake DVDs for real ones.
E! Entertainment Television finally has hooked up with Apple's iTunes. Cabler announced Thursday that it will offer new episodes of its top-rated series for download at the online musicstore.