This week's season-four DVD release of "24" contains an ambitious bonus mini-episode of the show -- but the seg didn't cost 20th Century Fox TV a dime. In order to build buzz for next month's…
"Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" garnered 15 noms at the 33rd annual Annie Awards, announced Monday by the Hollywood arm of the Intl. Animated Film Society (ASIFA-Hollywood). The…
Shanghai Media Group and the Shanghai unit of China Telecom have launched the country's first commercial Internet Protocol TV (IPTV) service in two districts of China's biggest city.
It may forever be remembered as the origin of the term "Brangelina," but "Mr. & Mrs. Smith" still holds up as a stylish, charming spy thriller. Unsurprisingly, the DVD release steers clear of the…
Par gave its bigscreen adaptation of "The Honeymooners" a family friendly makeover for its DVD release, trimming saucier comments in pursuit of a PG rating -- and, the studio hopes, greater sales.
Spain's relatively uncluttered TV landscape is suddenly filling up thanks to digital terrestrial television, and the country's main players are hurriedly taking positions in content production to…
All too often, nonfiction filmmakers set out to document what they already believe to be true. Ross McElwee allows himself to be distracted from his goal, taking pleasure in getting sidetracked along…
Is Russia finally moving toward seriously enforcing intellectual copyright protection -- or not? Developments over the last week, as law enforcers launched a large-scale operation dubbed Counterfeit…
Universal has made no secret of its Oscar dreams for "Cinderella Man," a well-reviewed box office disappointment when it bowed this summer. And the studio takes its best shot at Acad riches with…
London Eye: Rupert Murdoch hates them. The home entertainment toppers of the Hollywood studios regard them as a disaster for the DVD business. And they drive video retailers crazy.
Three years ago, motion capture was being touted as the hot trend in digital visual effects. But the onscreen results have so far been a little, um, cold.