For all the impact that DVDs have had on expanding viewers' knowledge of films and filmmaking, few discs have had the potential to alter cinema history. This is what makes 19-hour homevid release of…
Season one of teen detective series "Veronica Mars" plays even better on DVD than it did on TV. That's because unlike another year-old serial drama that continues to overshadow it (read: "Lost")…
"Office Space: Special Edition With Flair" gets by on the same roguish slacker charm as the film itself.
Candidly calling the collapse of traditional distribution windows "the worst idea I have ever heard," writer-helmer M. Night Shyamalan is taking a public stand urging exhibs and studios to keep the…
Comcast, the biggest cable operator in the U.S., is so gung ho about video-on-demand movies that, as of November, it will offer its digital subscribers a record 800 VOD titles each month.
Comedy Central has engineered the biggest series rerun buy in its 14-year history, laying out $400,000 a half-hour for exclusive cable-TV rights to Twentieth TV's animated comedy "Futurama."
Soaring advertising expenditure in the world's emerging markets and the arrival of the Internet as a mainstream media platform are fueling continued growth in global ad revenues, according to the…
Fledgling production and financing outfit the Mayhem Project has made its first two writer deals, inking scribe Todd Farmer to adapt Capcom vidgame "Clock Tower 3" and Ronnie Christensen for his…
Lucasfilm Animation has tapped four creative execs for its U.S. operations and three key hires for its Singapore operation. Catherine Winder has joined the company as executive producer; Dave Filoni…
House Commerce Committee Republicans passed their version of a major digital television transition bill Wednesday, successfully fending off Democratic attempts to increase the bill's federal subsidy…
Tuesday is the deadline to submit entry forms and supporting material in the animated feature film category for Oscar consideration, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences announced.