Canuck distributor ThinkFilm is launching ThinkFilm Kids to widen its customer base. The specialty unit will focus on learning and educational product for the homevideo and DVD market aimed at kids…
Variety inaugurated on Tuesday a Web site, VLifeMag.com, as an online companion to its V Life magazine. V Life, which chronicles the people and passions of entertainment, premiered in March 2003 and…
Australia's dominant paybox Foxtel introduced personal digital recorders on Monday, aiming to further fuel demand for its digital channels. Dubbed Foxtel iQ, the devices will enable subscribers to…
TiVo got its first good news in a while as the beleaguered digital video recording company's stock rose more than 6% Friday on surprisingly good subscriber figures.
The state of New Jersey has sued Blockbuster Video, claiming that the vidtailer's new "no more late fees" policy is deceptive. Lawsuit alleges that the new fee scheme carries hidden charges and…
Catalog-dependent MGM ladles on the extras for "Raging Bull" in its latest Martin Scorsese Collection, an uneven boxed set that showcases the helmer's weaknesses as readily as his considerable…
"They're not incredible. They're just special!" So goes Anchor Bay Entertainment's tongue-in-cheek pitch for its super hero comedy, which arrives on disc this week, nearly a month before Pixar's…
Nanfang Carrefour, just outside Shanghai's inner ring road, was thronged with customers several weeks ago with families stocking up on food and fun for the Chinese New Year celebrations.
Life's about to get ugly for people who make their living scheduling programs on TV networks.
Better late than never. After two years of tests, Spain has a video-on-demand service -- Imagenio -- owned by giant Spanish telco Telefonica.
Stephen J. Cannell has created a number of hard-boiled antiheroes during his career. But Ralph Hinkley -- mild-mannered high school teacher turned "The Greatest American Hero"-- stands out as an icon…
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