Paul Sweeting: Backend
IFilm has bolstered its management roster, hiring Yahoo! entertainment duo Adam Frank as senior veep of business development and Adam Stein as senior veep, strategic alliances and sales.
The first fruit of the 1960s "Czechoslovak Film Miracle" to register in the West, 1965's foreign film Oscar winner "The Shop on Main Street" now leads the charge to DVD of what came to be known as…
Digital video recording service TiVo has landed a deal with Sony that will put the service in millions of the latter's consumer products. TiVo stock closed up 21.76% Thursday to $5.54 on the news.
Pressplay, the digital music offering backed by media congloms Vivendi Universal and Sony, has racked up content licensing deals with six independent labels, repping an eclectic range of artists from…
Japanese animated fantasy "Spirited Away" will enter the record books this week by becoming the first foreign film in history to hit $200 million, excluding North America.
Based on stellar opening-day returns, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment says "Star Wars: Episode I -The Phantom Menace" is on track to better the first-week DVD sales record set just last week by…
A group of entertainment and online orgs, including the National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers, fired off a letter to Congress Tuesday, urging support of recent legislation aimed at speeding the…
Internet audio and video software maker RealNetworks on Tuesday blamed the sour economy for a fall in third-quarter revenues to $45.2 million, compared with $67.1 million a year ago.
Video-on-demand service Intertainer has partnered with minority investor Microsoft to launch its subscription service, which bows today on high-speed broadband networks in the nation's top 35 markets.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%