There's a new king in Hollywood, but few studio execs dare utter the name publicly. Wal-Mart, the "everyday-low-prices" retail juggernaut, today rings up a hefty 37% of all new DVD purchases in the…
Animation studio DPS Film Roman has licensed vidgame series "Ty the Tasmanian Tiger" from Aussie developer Krome Studios and plans to turn it into a direct-to-DVD and syndicated cartoon series.
A federal judge in San Francisco has denied Bertelsmann's motion to dismiss a lawsuit by music labels and songwriters who claim the German conglom aided, abetted and directed music piracy when it…
Long-awaited PC game sequel "Doom 3" will hit retail shelves August 3. Game is third installment in the best-selling "Doom" series, known for its intense action and realistic violence.
Music and film industryites, the heads of Internet service providers and senior French politicians huddled Thursday to thrash out measures for a Gallic antipiracy charter to be revealed later this…
Warner Vision Intl. has won the rights to release the long-awaited DVD of 1985's Live Aid, the biggest concert in rock 'n' roll history.
New Line Cinema has optioned feature rights for the role-playing game "Vampire: The Requiem" from White Wolf Publishing for producer Adam Fields. New Line's eyeing the property as a potential…
In a bid to stop rampant illegal copying of DVDs, Warner Bros., Disney and Sony are teaming with a number of tech companies to design new technology that will limit piracy on the next generation of…
Lions Gate Entertainment is joining with two venture capital funds to make a $1.2 million investment in digital asset management company Dax Solutions.
After eight years of losses, NBC/Microsoft joint venture MSNBC.com has finally made it into the black.