Large-screen theater company Imax has inked a deal with Latin American media and entertainment companies Circuito Alba and Repretel to bring the first Imax systems to Guatemala and Costa Rica.
Nicktoons, Nickelodeon's 24-hour digital home for animation, has acquired Xilam Animation's "Shuriken School." Net has purchased 26 half-hours that will premiere in 2006. Xilam produced the series…
New Sony chairman-CEO Howard Stringer on Tuesday made his first dent against Steve Jobs with the announcement of a line of digital music players that sent Sony shares up and Apple stock down.
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Broadway Video Enterprises and GoodTimes Entertainment have jointly acquired domestic and international television, merchandising and licensing rights to "ThunderForce," a popular Taiwanese martial…
DirecTV topper Chase Carey is taking more direct control of the satcaster, as No. 2 exec Mitch Stern has ankled after only 14 months on the job. Stern's job as prexy-CEO of DirecTV, which had him…
Digital Theater Systems has opened subsidiaries in Paris and Rome to serve its expanding European biz. "We have reached a stage where local commitment is essential to support the growth of DTS'…
The Malaga Spanish Film Festival, the country's biggest fest, is launching a TV Market and minimart ArtTV, the latter focusing on alternate tech content such as video art, Web sites and vidgames.
DirecTV has launched a $16.2 million lawsuit against alleged satellite pirates in Canada following a raid at nine locations that uncovered what the company deemed "extensive fraud."
In a deal both groundbreaking and curious, vidgame scribes/producers Flint Dille and John Zuur have signed a two-year first-look deal with Dimension Films.
As "Shrek 3" nears pre-production, DreamWorks is already plotting another ogre encore. Studio has begun developing "Shrek 4," hiring Tim Sullivan to write the script.
Universal Pictures is restructuring its various home-entertainment production units in a plan that will see the studio producing more pics, with a revved-up focus on family fare.