Online rental is changing the face of the video business in the U.K. While rentals from standalone stores are cratering, the online subscription biz is booming.
Spurred by a 14-week (and counting) streak of down weekends, the media and Wall Street are claiming people have stopped going to the movies and offering all sorts of explanations, including the…
Fox is giving an early Father's Day gift to the producers of "American Dad," greenlighting another round of episodes of the animated laffer. Net has given the thumbs up to 13 more segs of the skein…
Jeffrey Katzenberg may be headed back to court. The DreamWorks Animation CEO is the target of a new class-action lawsuit over the toon studio's failure to meet estimated DVD sales for "Shrek 2" last…
Hollywood's effort to capture the broadcast flag may have been made more difficult by a recent report prepared for Congress. "Copyright Protection of Digital Television: The Broadcast Flag," prepared…
As the third season of "Chappelle's Show" remains an uncertainty, fans are getting their fix by purchasing a record number of DVDs of the skein's second season.
Jack Waterman, the former president of Paramount Worldwide Pay TV, has joined VitalStream, a streaming media solutions and content delivery provider, as its chief executive officer.
Hollywood may be happy with "Madagascar," but Wall Street isn't: Despite meeting industry expectations, the pic's $61 million bow sent DreamWorks Animation stock tumbling 9% on Monday.
Long Beach, Calif.-based DVD distrib Geneon Entertainment has acquired a series of Japanese anime and live-action properties.
Buena Vista Home Entertainment prexy Bob Chapek has been re-elected president of the board of DEG: the Digital Entertainment Group.
Japan's Pony Canyon and Phantom Film have taken Japanese DVD/video and theatrical rights, respectively, to "Real, the Movie." Pic is the official film of Real Madrid, the second richest soccer club…