An underdog movie if there ever was one -- even a video release was in doubt -- "Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure" defied expectations to spawn a sequel and a quintissential slacker dude persona star…
Large-screen exhibitor Imax has sealed a deal for an Imax 3-D day-and-date release of CGI-animated film "The Ant Bully." Pic, featuring the voices of Nicolas Cage, Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep and…
Legal online music still trails far behind piracy, but record companies are latching onto the relatively good news that iTunes and its ilk are growing faster than the illegal competition.
Universal specialty film arm Focus Features is getting into the animation biz, backing Tim Burton-produced "9," from helmer Shane Acker. Based on Acker's short of the same name, surreal fantasy takes…
Turns out there's a dark side to the geeks. At last week's San Diego Comic-Con, where nearly every studio put on a major presentation to woo an estimated crowd of more than 100,000 fanboys, pirated…
The bestselling videogame of 2004 will soon largely disappear from the shelves. In response to an uproar over sexually explicit hidden material in the game, "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" has been…
The seemingly golden Terry Semel has taken his first blow atop Yahoo!: Netco saw its stock plunge 11% Wednesday after reporting second quarter earnings that fell squarely within its guidance but…
The robust salad days of homevideo growth are starting to look like a distant memory. Homevid spending through July 2 grew just 1.1%, a record low. Fox Home Entertainment says new DVD consumers are…
The entertainment industry will today announce a campaign to promote a Web site advocating parental responsibility as the main line of defense against children's exposure to inappropriate material.
Former ABC Kids and Toon Disney marketing VP Elizabeth Bohannon has been appointed VP of kids and family marketing for Paramount Home Entertainment.
Echo Bridge Entertainment's wholly owned subsidiary Platinum Disc Corp. has picked up domestic DVD distribution of the films of L.A.-based West Coast Film Partners.
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