1986 was the year of Oliver Stone, when the writer-director blasted out of murky obscurity with "Salvador," his Central American civil war drama released to sputtering results, and "Platoon," filmed…
Clive Barker is embarking on yet another novel adventure, one so spine-tingling, he said, it made "every hair on my body stand on end, including the curly and crinkly ones."
Very jolly indeed about its new green giant, DreamWorks Pictures has announced it's preparing a theatrical sequel to "Shrek" and will rehire scribes and co-producers Ted Elliott and Terry Rossio to…
In what would mark Dimension's first TV project, the studio will develop with Abandon Entertainment a television drama based around online game "Dark Age of Camelot."
Even Jack Valenti hates his cable company. The Motion Picture Assn. chief said Thursday the introduction of studio video-on-demand services is being hampered by an overly slow rollout of broadband…
FirstLook.com has inked a content syndication deal with Carlton Interactive Media, the parent of British online film guide popcorn.com.uk. Deal marks the company's first expansion into Europe.
Lions Gate's CinemaNow.com has inked a pay-per-view deal with Hollywood Media Corp., which calls for CinemaNow to make select pics of its 250-pic library available on a co-branded section on news and…
RealNetworks has inked a lucrative deal with Intel that packages the Seattle-based company's Internet video and audio software with the main circuit cards that power most PCs. Deal is a coup for…
AOL must have been drooling when it realized Warner Bros. had a computer-hacking movie hitting theaters called "Swordfish."
Reflecting the growth of DVD and catalog video sales, Artisan Home Entertainment has promoted three executives under Jeff Fink, president, sales and marketing.
Blockbuster officially will launch its pay-per-view business Friday when it takes over the branding of nearly all of DirecTV's 44 PPV movie channels.