Industry reps have bowed out of a congressional hearing skedded for today that would explore the right of businesses to sell software products that edit sex and violence out of movies.
Vidgame and entertainment industry vets Tim Langdell and Geoff Brown have formed an agency that will target the increasing convergence of the movie biz and games.
In a push to rekindle an international ancillary life for the work that first put Killer Films on the map, Fortissimo Film Sales has acquired distribution rights to select titles from the New…
Hart Sharp Video has acquired domestic home entertainment distribution rights for Morgan Spurlock's "Super Size Me," with plans for a fall release.
Spain was the fastest-growing theatrical market in Europe for the U.S. majors last year, while France posted the region's biggest jump in homevideo revenues.
Australians are rapidly embracing digital TV. Paybox Foxtel Digital announced Sunday it has signed 250,000 subscribers since it launched March 14.
According to a new report released today by market research group NPD, paid online music downloads have more than tripled among regular CD buyers so far this year.
New peer-to-peer service Qtrax has signed a deal with BMI to pay artist royalties on songs illegally downloaded on the Internet.
Focus Features has come onboard to handle international sales on a live-action feature based on Capcom's bestselling vidgame "Onimusha."
Miramax is releasing "Kill Bill Vol. 2" on DVD just four months after its theatrical preem, which itself was just three days after "Vol. 1" debuted on DVD.