Disney Feature Animation has committed to make "Toy Story 3" -- without Pixar -- basing the next installment of the blockbuster animation franchise on a script by young writer Jared Stern.
Fox is stepping up to the plate in the made-for-DVD movie arena with "The Sandlot 2" on April 26. This is the first of Fox's planned slate of original movies based on studio properties produced…
ESPN and Electronic Arts have signed a 15-year deal that includes in-game and on-air partnerships. Financial details weren't disclosed, but similar deals for major entertainment brands have included…
Festival Consulting Group partners Jon Fitzgerald and Mitch Levine have announced the launch of the Programming Bureau, a Web-based subscription service.
Customs officials broke ground when they arrested a man suspected of illegally distributing movies on the Web through BitTorrent technology.
Disney's Buena Vista Home Entertainment is the first U.S. studio to agree to slash DVD movie prices by around 40% in Thailand.
China's TV regulator is looking for good, locally produced animated programs. The State Administration of Radio, Film & Television announced Jan. 11 that it is seeking nominations from municipal and…
Online piracy is now as easy as programming a TiVo. Videora, the hottest new piracy application to hit PCs, lets users automatically download any video file that hits the Net and matches a certain…
Fox is hoping to make some money online from its cancelled reality skein "Playing It Straight." In a first, net is putting all eight episodes of the show online Monday.
Employees of DPS Film Roman have ratified a contract that mirrors animation agreements at Disney, DreamWorks, Warner Bros. Animation, Cartoon Network, Fox TV Animation, Nickelodeon and Universal.
Apple Computer's first-quarter profit more than quadrupled as sales of iPod digital music players and iMac personal computers surged in the holiday gift-buying season.