MGM has announced that it will support the Blu-ray Disc format, making it the sixth major studio to commit to releasing movies and TV titles on the platform that is competing to be the standard for…
On the heels of the recent Mipcom TV trade show in Cannes, L.A.-based indie kids distrib DIC has unveiled a bundle of foreign deals for its latest series, "Trollz" and "Strawberry Shortcake."
Blockbuster's problems continue to grow. A competitive market and its decision to eliminate late fees hammered the nation's largest vidtailer in its most recent quarter -- a period dismal enough that…
Cablevision Systems, the largest cabler in the New York City area, reported a third-quarter loss but posted healthy sales of telephone and high-speed Internet services.
Hellboy is getting animated. Upstart toon company IDT Entertainment has licensed animation rights to demonic superhero Hellboy from Revolution Studios and is starting production on a direct-to-DVD…
DreamWorks Animation is rounding out the cast of its upcoming CGI pic "Kung Fu Panda." Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan and Ian McShane are set to join Jack Black in the animated comedy, which will be…
Televisa, Mexico's No. 1 net, on Tuesday announced the launch of Latin America's first online musicstore with the backing of Universal Music, Sony BMG, Warner Music and EMI.
Is no news good news for Disney? Bob Iger is probably hoping so, after a third-quarter earnings call in which Pixar CEO Steve Jobs had little to say about progress toward a new distribution deal or…
Sparked by the upcoming launch of Microsoft's "next gen" Xbox 360 console, videogame publishers are gamely predicting their revenues and profits are set to grow by "King Kong" margins after what's…
John Lennon's solo catalog will be made available digitally next month, making his the first complete body of work from any of the Beatles to be available online.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar