SAG has launched a probe into eBay auctions of 8-by-10 headshots of actors without the consent of thesps.
Vidgame publisher Take Two Interactive, maker of the blockbuster "Grand Theft Auto" franchise, has agree to purchase smaller competitor TDK Mediactive in a combined cash and stock deal worth…
F.W. Murnau's "Sunrise" is seeing daylight again. The 1927 silent drama, notable as the first and only Academy Award winner in the category of best picture, unique and artistic production, was a DVD…
Sony is getting into the online music game, making it the 11th such service set to launch in the next year.
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of "Scarface" and promote a new DVD edition of the pic, Focus Features and Universal Pictures plan a limited release of the gangster film.
The Motion Picture Assn. is seeking a ban on the U.K. sale and distribution of software from U.S. company 321 Studios that enables users to circumvent the anti-copying protection on DVDs.
The IFA, Europe's largest consumer electronics fair, opened to good news Friday as signs of an economic recovery and record numbers of exhibitors boosted hope for a strong market response to the…
Beleaguered Egyptian video production and distrib companies are fighting rampant video piracy by offering low-priced videos with magazines on the newsstands.
The RIAA has sounded the music piracy alarm again, blaming illegal CD copying and Internet file-sharing networks for a nearly 16% decline in total U.S. music shipments in the first six months of the…
Universal and DreamWorks have inked with Deutsche Telekom's Internet provider T-Online for its new video-on-demand service.