Rapidly growing DVD sales are reviving interest in homevideo in general, with year-to-date sales of VCRs up 7% in 2000, according to Charles Van Horn, president of the Intl. Recording Media Assn.
A month after Disney presents the first DVD releases of both the original and sequel versions of "Toy Story," the studio will do the same with "Fantasia." Both "Fantasia" and "Fantasia 2000" will be…
Excite@Home, the nation's largest broadband service provider, has pulled even further ahead of the competish, including Road Runner, announcing Wednesday that it has topped 2 million subscribers.
Japanese movie production and distribution company Omega Project and the South Korean government will set up a movie and game software development fund that will help finance joint projects between…
Former EMI exec Larry Stessel has been tapped prexy of the music division for MCY.com. Stessel will be in charge of acquiring music for the site, which sells MP3s and pay-per-view Webcasts of…
DotTV, the registrar of Internet domain names that end in .tv instead of the traditional .com, has tapped James Ross as veep of business affairs.
Former Samuel Goldwyn exec John Bard Manulis and producer Michael Kastenbaum have launched digital production company Visionbox Pictures, a low-budget outfit that offers filmmakers creative rights…
NBC said Tuesday that it has invested $140.8 million in San Francisco-based Quokka Sports, which provides interactive sports programming over the Internet.
Digital rights management firm Massive Media Group has tapped Tara Zanecki director of marketing, a newly created post. Zanecki will oversee the company's marketing strategy, outbound communications…
BBC Worldwide has partnered with U.S. Internet investor TH Lee Global Internet Managers to help develop its Web presence.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media