Having amassed $230 million at the box office, Fox will cast its net in the video waters to see how much revenue "Cast Away" can generate in that market beginning June 12.
Interactive TV venture Mixed Signals Technologies has tapped Christoph Pachler as chief financial officer and senior veep, while Tim Ordaz has been named veep of product marketing.
Recent financial troubles at MediaTrip.com have forced founders of Adam Sandler's comedy Web site Shnorff.com to shelve the project before it could ever launch on the Internet.
ReelPlay has inked a deal to build an online management tool for 20th Century Fox Television Distribution that will enable the latter to track programming and streamline outbound sales and marketing…
El-Aurens rides for the first time in DVD -- but despite a generally spiffy transfer and a valuable photo archive, Columbia TriStar's latest outing of the 215-minute Restored Director's Cut fails to…
Kurt Anderson's Powerful Media is about to become a tad less powerful.
Variety has relaunched Variety.com, featuring a cleaner look, easier navigation and continuous news updates throughout the day covering the film, TV, international, business, music, homevid…
The U.S. Supreme Court grilled the country's media heavies and a group of freelance writers on Wednesday about whether publishers should be forced to secure a freelance writer's permission before…
In the Academy Awards race for best picture, there can be only one winner. But online voters want a split decision.
Napster's efforts to block copyrighted files from its system have done very little to stop users from accessing protected music, the Recording Industry Assn. of America claimed in a filing made…
There's nothing unusual about journalists being inside the U.S. Supreme Court. What's unusual is for scribblers to be pleading their own case before the Supremes, which is what's scheduled to happen…