Phasers have been powered down. Vidgame publisher Activision and Viacom Consumer Products have settled a 2-year-old lawsuit over a license to make "Star Trek" games.
Releasing a freshly packaged special edition of a hit film just in time for the theatrical release of its sequel has gone from trend to nearly de rigueur practice in the DVD world. There's little…
During a recent tax audit, playwright Susan Miller got a surprising question. "What," asked her IRS agent, "does a play writer do?" Thus came a swift reminder that to the uninitiated, the theater can…
It wasn't the glitz that lured Sony Pictures Entertainment topper Michael Lynton back to studio land. It was the economic stability DVD brings to an otherwise volatile business.
"How Far Will You Go?" blares Infinity's new $2 million in-your-face ad campaign, urging advertisers to jump aboard. The downtrodden radio group -- which bonked parent Viacom with a huge $11 billion…
Vidgame publishers are betting crime pays, at least when it comes packaged by Hollywood. Some of the biggest criminal and crime fighting properties from Hollywood are making their way to gamers.
Late-to-the-DVD-party Fox restorers have emerged from the vaults with three of their more vivid and anticipated film noir titles. Chief among them is Otto Preminger's multi-layered "Laura," which Fox…
Unreleased movies never die. Now, they end up on the Internet. Ten years after production wrapped on the $3 million "Dead Girl," a dark drama about necrophilia, the Val Kilmer starrer is finally…
Still not sold on a home theater system? Then get thee to a Best Buy, pony up for some speakers and buy "The Incredibles," Pixar's superhero romp that pops with every frame and looks and sounds as…
Not long after dismissing the possibility of snarky gossip site Gawker.com being the target of a lawsuit, Gawker founder Nick Denton is facing just that: an $80 million suit from Limp Bizkit crooner…
Warner Home Video and Road-show Entertainment have dissolved their sales co-venture in Australia, opting to establish separate sales ops.