As digital cinema starts to move from technical specs to reality, Disney has become the first studio to commit to providing its pics for the new format.
In a move that could deal a blow to MSNBC, Microsoft is in talks with Time Warner's America Online to join forces against the might of Yahoo! and Google.
Folks in the U.K. will never be "Lost" again. All they have to do is pull out their cell phones to catch the latest clips of the Mouse House drama. Deal is the first Disney has made with a mobile…
Walden Media has acquired "Tortoise and Hippo," a pitch for an animated film to be scripted by "Shrek" co-writer Roger S.H. Schulman. The film will mix live action and photo-real CGI animation, the…
Is "Madagascar" the next "Shrek"? Jeffrey Katzenberg is hoping so. DreamWorks Animation has selected its most recent release as its second franchise, greenlighting theatrical and direct-to-video…
Lions Gate is on the hunt again. Indie studio has purchased nearly 19% of Image Entertainment's stock with an eye toward a takeover of the Chatsworth, Calif.-based DVD producer and distributor.
Claxson Interactive Group has signed a deal with U.S. computer chipmaker Intel to develop a service for accessing Internet content via televisions and other devices. Claxson hopes the service will…
Five of the slapstick Ernest movies starring Jim Varney are back in circulation, thanks to a newly formed distribution company called Amity Entertainment.
Sirius Satellite Radio announced a deal with Sprint Nextel that will put 20 channels of commercial-free music on Sprint mobile phones. The Sirius music channel is the latest of three streaming music…
Carmichael Films partner Christopher Pizzo has left the company to become head of Independent Film Sales, a newly created division of New York-based Washington Square Films.
Warner Home Video has signed a distribution agreement with the Harlem Globetrotters that will result in original programming beginning with the Oct. 18 DVD release "The Harlem Globetrotters: The Team…