Has James Murdoch, the new-media-savvy head of Europe's biggest pay TV outfit, BSkyB, anything to fear from a man who made a fortune retailing car phones from low-rent stores in unglamorous…
Attendees at the Digital Cinema Summit will find plenty to take in at NAB, whether their interest is in technology or the broader entertainment business.
As the entertainment world embraces digital distribution, the major studios have been reluctant to join in, fearful that piracy would render their product -- and their libraries -- essentially…
Ira Rubenstein has been upped to exec VP of Sony Pictures Digital marketing and production.
At a recent digital cinema event in Hollywood, a speaker joked that it was no accident exhibs had dubbed nonfeature content "Other Digital Stuff." That's O-D-S for short. Pronounced odious. The line…
He's logged more programming time than any other television personality in history -- he's closing in on 16,000 hours -- and his career has spanned a vast evolutionary period of the tube medium.
"There isn't a film that I've got in my queue -- and I'm four deep right now in projects that I've got scripted and want to shoot -- that I wouldn't want to make in 3-D," James Cameron says. "I'm…
Over the years, digital cinema has been promised as the cure for everything that ails the film business. Lower costs, higher picture quality and complete antipiracy protection were all mentioned as…
Beth Comstock thinks affiliates need to get with the Web and with wireless -- and fast.
Warner Bros. has signed onto Christie/AIX's digital cinema rollout plan, leaving Paramount as the only major not yet aligned with the effort.
Snoop Dogg and a bevy of rappers are joining MTV and the Hip-Hop Gaming League to orchestrate a vidgame tournament that will air in segments both on air and online.