British box office is up 7% in 2004. DVD sales rose 46% by volume in the first nine months, far outstripping any other European territory. The U.K.'s pay TV market is the second largest in the world.
Blockbuster tried Wednesday to take some of the joy out of Christmas for rival Netflix by again slashing the price of its online rental subscription, this time to just $14.99 a month.
NBC News tapped veteran news producer Jeff Gralnick to revamp NBC News' Internet strategy, prexy Neal Shapiro said Wednesday.
The Luxembourg-based European Court of First Instance has turned down an appeal by Microsoft to delay sanctions that had been imposed on the company for abusing the market dominance of its Windows…
Sony has skedded a screening of "Spider-Man 2" using its new 4K digital projection system -- the first-ever public showing of a feature film in 4K digital.
The Washington Post Co. announced Tuesday that it's reached a deal to buy online mag Slate from computer titan Microsoft. Both sides stressed that Slate will remain editorially independent from other…
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.