The Ministry of Heritage has asked the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission to consider regulating TV and radio on the Internet, a move that could shut down the loophole that…
U.K. video sales are up 31% in 2002 to date, thanks largely to the blockbuster figures posted by "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone."
The third trial day in the antitrust case against Blockbuster and the Hollywood studios opened with accusations of jury tampering by the plaintiffs.
The introduction of a revenue-sharing model with studios kept Blockbuster from "going down the tubes" in 1997, Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone testified Thursday in the antitrust suit against the…
President Bush Thursday called on the media and tech biz to speed broadband deployment, as AOL Time Warner chair Steve Case and other industry leaders recognized that Hollywood and the computer biz…
Veteran colorist Marc Wielage has joined Kodak-backed f/x facility Cinesite following more than a dozen years at Complete Post, where his experience ranged from color-timing episodic TV shows to…
Toshiba Semiconductor and Toshiba America Electronic Components have inked a deal with TiVo to license the company's digital video recorder technology. With the license, Toshiba will be able to…
The Walt Disney Internet Group has upped Attila Gazdag to managing director of European operations. Gazdag will manage all aspects of WDIG's European operations.
Charlton Heston will reprise his role of "Ben Hur" for an upcoming remake of the movie. But instead of the months of work he put in on the first one in 1959, his role this time required only a couple…
About 60 million homes in the U.S. will have the ability to play DVDs by the end of the year, and more purchasers than ever will be parents buying special editions of movies intended for the whole…