More than four years after the system launched in the U.S. and Japan, Microsoft's Xbox is a surprising success Stateside and an abysmal failure in the Land of the Rising Sun. In America, consumers on…
From "Scarface" to "The Godfather" and "Reservoir Dogs" to "Dirty Harry" and "Taxi Driver," classic movies will be getting new life via high-profile games in the next year.
The late Marlon Brando liked the idea of being a videogame star. At a February press event for Electronic Arts' upcoming game based on "The Godfather," exec producer David DeMartini recalled speaking…
Vin Diesel and Cos LazourasPosition: Partners, Tigon StudiosWhy: Diesel’s the only movie star to take games seriously. Tigon oversaw production on “Chronicles of Riddick: Escape From Butcher Bay,”…
The major agencies continue to expand their presence in the videogame world, though each is taking a different path. . .
DoomStudio: UniversalDirector: Andrzej BartkowiakCast: Dwayne Johnson, Karl Urban, Rosamund PikeThe Game: The 1993 PC title gave rise to the first-person shooter genre with players taking on the role…
While many in Hollywood are still figuring out what to make of videogames, Adam Goodman is one of a younger generation of execs with a social affinity. The head of production at DreamWorks has been…
Titles gamers can't wait to play
Chatsworth, Calif.-based indie distrib Image Entertainment has acquired the first DVD rights to more than a dozen comedy titles produced by Just for Laughs.
Warner Home Video will debut Sept. 6 the first two straight-to-DVD movies from DIC Entertainment featuring the Trollz dolls.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment is the latest studio to hop on the PlayStation Portable bandwagon, with plans to release six movies for the handheld device in its first wave of titles July 26.