Anti-piracy technology company Cinea on Thursday ended speculation over who would pay for encrypted DVD screeners for Oscar voters this year by confirming it will bear the multimillion-dollar cost.
"The Shawshank Redemption" will get a limited theatrical rerelease in eight cities for two weeks this fall in celebration of the film's 10th anniversary and to promote Warner Home Video's two-disc…
Kevin Smith will receive the first DVD Visionary Award at the Video Software Dealers Assn.'s annual convention in Las Vegas next month.
Time Warner put its money where its mouth is in supporting its struggling America Online unit Thursday, purchasing interactive marketing company Advertising.com for $435 million in cash in a bid to…
In a move to fight piracy, Warner Home Video will no longer distribute presale theatrical release screeners to retailers, effective immediately.
Fox has upped Peter Levinsohn to prexy, digital media and worldwide pay television. He continues to report to Mark Kaner, prexy of 20th Century Fox Television Distribution.
Jack Valenti couldn't have received a better parting gift from Capitol Hill before he exits the Motion Picture Assn. of America. Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), chairman of the Judiciary Committee, and…
Danish pubcaster DR-TV's Web site www.dr.dk recorded almost 1.3 million hits last week, more than Microsoft Denmark's www.msn.dk, normally the country's most popular page, up 52% on the previous…
Velvet Revolver's "Contraband" may be the No. 1 album in America, but you won't see many hipsters bopping their head to it on an iPod.
Digital media company Loudeye has acquired European online music distributor On Demand Distribution (OD2) in a deal worth up to $57 million.
DVD producer/distributor Image Entertainment and comicbook-based media company Dark Horse Entertainment have teamed to create a partnership to produce and distribute genre movies, music and other…