MusicMatch has hired four new executives to round out its team as it expands operations in the burgeoning online music market.
Netflix has entered into a distribution agreement with documentary-feature supplier Docurama, a label of New Video, with both hoping to capitalize on the online DVD rental giant's unique ability to…
More than 200 retailers, replicators, suppliers and others in the home entertainment industry received a surprise letter this month claiming that two inventors own a patent relating to the process of…
Video retailers and vidgame publishers filed suit Friday to overturn a just-passed Washington state law that bans sales or rentals to children of vidgames depicting violence against law enforcement…
Program guide purveyor Gemstar-TV Guide Intl. is slowly digging out of its legal and financial hole.
Yes, the Hulk is big, and yes, his much-awaited movie should open really big. But just in case, Universal is working several new angles -- including an unusual deal with Yahoo! and tight integration…
A year ago digital terrestrial television was an expensive embarrassment in Blighty as ITV Digital, with losses of $1.5 billion, threatened to bring down joint owners Carlton and Granada, the…
Norwegian director John Sullivan's feature debut "Play" will be the first film in Norway theatrically released on DVD.
Miramax, which earlier this year said it would re-release "Confessions of a Dangerous Minds" in August, now plans to return Oscar best pic "Chicago" to theaters in July. In both cases, theatrical…
The nation's biggest seller of DVDs has decided to get more aggressive in its challenge to online rental retailer Netflix.