Is big media really ready for the world of blogging? Time Warner is about to find out now that AOL has acquired Weblogs for a reported $25 million. Founded just two years, privately held Weblogs runs…
Voiceover: Is it just me or has the pace of technological change picked up dramatically? The progeny of Hal the computer in Stanley Kubrick's "2001" have become smarter, faster and more versatile…
Blockbuster reassured investors Thursday that its third-quarter financials would reflect compliance with debt covenants for the period. Facing a cash crunch, Blockbuster had risked default by not…
China plans to have its own DVD standard on the market by 2008 to break foreign companies' monopoly on DVD manufacturing.
Three longtime business partners -- Paul Rich, Bob Bennett and son Casey Bennett -- have set up an HDTV distribution company called Bennett Media Worldwide (BMW) and will exhibit at the upcoming…
Sony is releasing a Ray Harryhausen three-disc gift set on Dec. 13 that will include science-fiction cult classics "It Came From Beneath the Sea," "20 Million Miles From Earth" and "Earth vs. the…
First National Pictures has obtained the DVD rights to DLT's "The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin."
Matthew Brown has been named to the newly created position of senior VP of worldwide franchise properties at Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Warner Bros. has set "The Shield" co-executive producer Kurt Sutter to write "Species X," a drama about a police detective who realizes he might be from another world.
Chuck Dolan's Gallery HD, one of 10 high-def cable networks packaged under the name Voom, will carry a live auction on Oct. 29 of celebrity memorabilia drawn from the estates of personages such as…
Peter Jackson is joining the "Halo" covenant. Jackson and his wife Fran Walsh have signed on as exec producers for Universal and Fox's "Halo." Details on Jackson and Walsh's deal weren't available…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History