Carl Rosendahl, founder and former CEO of animation and f/x studio PDI ("Shrek"), has joined Internet video developer iVast as chairman of the Santa Clara -based company's board of directors.
Movie Magic Technologies, formerly known as Creative Planet, has launched Movie Magic ScriptLog, a software package that manages script submissions.
French vidgame maker Ubi Soft Entertainment has inked an exclusive deal to create several gaming titles based on CBS' popular drama "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation."
Billy Crystal and John Goodman have already returned to the studio to record the voices of Mike and Sulley for a follow-up to "Monsters, Inc."
Delivering Hollywood majors a boffo victory, an influential Senate panel on Thursday blasted the tech industry for refusing to play ball and figure out a way to stop pirated pics from being zipped…
Director David Lynch officially launches his subscription-only online site, davidlynch.com, today.
The country's top computer execs on Wednesday appealed to studio toppers to rely on private negotiations -- vs. government intervention -- in solving the difficult question of how to protect content…
TDK Mediactive will release a vidgame title in April based on "Dinotopia," just ahead of the ABC/Hallmark Entertainment miniseries, debuting May 12, created from the popular children's book series…
Former IFilm exec Dan Baker has joined Absinthe Pictures as prexy and partner of the Los Angeles-based broadcast design and marketing company.
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The Super Bowl earlier this month was not only a hit in TV ratings, it has also generated the highest number of retail orders for the video of any sports event, according to USA Home Entertainment.