In contrast with last year's furor, it's been mostly quiet on the screener front this year, but the calm's been broken by complaints from some Acad members that their officially sanctioned discs…
New York-area cabler Cablevision spread some holiday cheer on Wall Street Tuesday with plans to possibly disband or sell its money-losing Voom satellite service and to suspend a spinoff of Rainbow…
Microsoft's "Halo 2" and Rockstar Games' "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" were two of the biggest media events of 2004, with $200 million-plus grosses and young males drooling all year in anticipation…
Viewers who can't wait for next month's return of "24" can spend their time online pretending to be Jack Bauer. Fox and online game publisher WildTangent have pacted for "24: Countdown," a free…
As the vidgame biz continues to sizzle, the nation's premier player, Electronic Arts, announced plans Monday to buy a 19.9% stake in smaller French rival UbiSoft Entertainment.
In its annual year-end wrap-up, the National Cable & Telecommunications Assn. stressed cable TV's gains in digital subscribers and the volume of high-speed Internet modems.
The BBC is closing more Web sites to stem criticism from broadcast rivals who claim the pubcaster is moving too far from its public service mandate by creating sites that are too commercial.
Sony BMG and EMI Music Publishing will ring in the new year as digital dance partners, inking a deal to introduce a new wave of services and products that will include a disc that's a CD on one side…
Japanese audiences were waiting to see whether Hayao Miyazaki's new pic "Howl's Moving Castle" could top his Oscar-winner "Spirited Away." A month after its release, it looks like the animated…
Back in the 1980s, such ambitious Catalonian producers as Antonio D'Ocon and BRB's Claudio Biern Boyd created studios to export animation.
Rod Serling's role as one of the best and most prolific TV writers ever has been somewhat overshadowed by his legendary association with "The Twilight Zone." His six Emmys included awards for the…