Paramount's getting the blues, acquiring film rights to vintage cartoon characters the Smurfs and setting up development of a 3-D CGI feature with producer Jordan Kerner and Nickelodeon Movies.
Twentieth Century Fox and Loews Theaters are working with digital content distributor WideRay to offer moviegoers the ability to download movie trailers, ringtones and wallpapers to their mobile…
Rupert Murdoch is spending over half a billion dollars to try to turn the Web's most popular meeting place for teens and twentysomethings into a profitable part of his media empire.
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Cabler IFC has inked a first-of-its-kind pact with Netflix that will give the online DVD service exclusive windows to 10 original IFC titles over the next two years.
Marking its first studio partnership outside of Walt Disney, the Weinstein Co. has pacted with Warner Bros. to distribute the first all-CGI-animated "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles." As-yet-untitled…
News Corp. has announced the creation of Fox Interactive Media to oversee the conglom's collection of Web sites including Foxsports.com, Foxnews.com and Fox.com. Ross Levinsohn, general manager of…
Dedicated entirely to digital filmmaking, the second Skip City Intl. D-Cinema Festival got under way Saturday in Japan. Proving the capacity of modern communications and exhibition technology the…
For years now, experts have touted the arrival of high-def TV as the Next Big Thing. And the way things are going, five years from now high def might still be more promise than delivery. For…
Despite mountains of hype, it turns out the late Marlon Brando may not be making a final performance as Don Vito Corleone after all. Vidgame publisher Electronic Arts confirmed last week that even…
As part of its 10th-anni festivities, online retail giant Amazon.com has enlisted such Hollywood heavyweights as Harrison Ford and Jeff Bridges for its "Special Deliveries" promotion.
With only slight fanfare in the United States, "Howl's Moving Castle" has joined an elite group of hit pics from non-English-speaking countries.