Interactive television software firm OpenTV said Thursday it plans to acquire British gamemaker Static for $59 million in cash and stock.
The DVD picture keeps getting brighter, with "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Cast Away" setting new benchmarks for their respective studios this month.
"The Simpsons" are coming to DVD. On Sept. 25, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment will release an elaborate boxed set of the first season of the 10-year-old program that is TV's longest-running…
Andy Robbins has been promoted to Miramax veep of new media, reporting to executive veep of finance and operations Bahman Naraghi and exec VP of business affairs Steve Hutensky.
Cable operators may have to forget about obtaining theatrical pics in an early window in order to lure audiences to video-on-demand platforms.
Television and music vet Jim Noonan has been tapped senior veep and general manager of Warner Bros. Online, a newly created post.
Four people connected with failed Internet animator Stan Lee Media have been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of securities fraud.
Largely commending the cable biz for transforming itself from a frog into a prince, FCC topper Michael Powell on Tuesday nevertheless warned the industry against becoming too arrogant and risking…
Online DVD rental site Netflix.com has inked deals with the home entertainment divisions of DreamWorks, 20th Century Fox and Universal Studios, giving the company direct access to new DVD releases…
The dawning of digital cinema can now be glimpsed just over the horizon. A handful of execs from throughout the studio community are trying to fast-track the rollout of fledgling technology to…