Not only will the great ape be making his way back to theaters this fall, he'll also be on DVD for the first time in the U.S. Warner Home Video will unleash the original RKO "King Kong" in a two-disc…
Sumner Redstone's Midway Games reported disappointing earnings and lowered its guidance for the year, sending its stock plunging in after-hours trading. Midway was just one of several big vidgame…
Apple has launched its iTunes Music Store in what may be the toughest market yet: Japan.
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"The Incredibles" has lost its superpowers. Problems in the homevideo market led Pixar to disclose that total unit sales of the title last quarter have been reduced. Animation studio said Thursday…
Market-leading satcaster DirecTV swung to a profit and saw revenue surge 21% as subscribers paid more for premium channels, including local stations in high-definition.
As Soundbuzz, which claims to be Asia's largest online music retailer, on Wednesday became the third company to offer legal downloads in Hong Kong, analysts and executives were queuing up to beat the…
Napster is going to Japan. Digital music company has signed a deal with Tower Records Japan to create Napster Japan as a joint venture in the next year. Company will be funded by a $7 million…
Blockbuster on Tuesday became the second major rental chain to warn investors of disappointing quarterly results, saying that the box office slump is extending into the vidtailer market as well.
As if falling ratings weren't enough for the Oscars to grapple with, digital filmmaking is giving the Academy a silicon-fueled headache. Each year the Acad finds more movies confounding traditional…
Online media company RealNetworks saw fast growth in its music and games offerings last quarter, driving its swing into profit. Company reported net income of $4.7 million, though that included a…
Comcast, the nation's largest cabler, saw quarterly earnings surge 64% to $430 million as total revenue for the second quarter ended in June rose 10.5% to $5.6 billion.