Former VP Al Gore has added his voice to the SAG Foundation's Storyline Online, a streaming video program featuring SAG members reading children's books.
MGM Home Entertainment said Tuesday it has reclaimed full control of video distribution in Australia, France, Germany and the U.K., putting the company in control of 75% of its international sales…
Viacom's MTV Networks Europe is playing a new game, buying 50% of French videogames channel Game One via a deal with French media company Atari.
ABC's online 24-hour news channel has named Alina Cho as its first on-air correspondent, anchoring live coverage and introducing news reports.
"The Sixth Sense Collector's Edition," "Captain Conan" and "The Paul Morrisey Collection" were selected for the second annual Cannes Film Festival DVD Awards for 2003.
Take an old film, tweak it with tech to seem like a new one, then release it on a hot distribution platform. That fueled the colorization fight a decade ago, when Ted Turner tried to tint…
For all the grumping about three-day box office for "The Matrix Reloaded" (which landed second in the record books behind "Spider-Man"), the pic can claim one definitive mark: best online sales ever.
No film deserves a top-shelf DVD arrival more than "West Side Story," and MGM's treatment comes close. As the original trailer intones, the 1961 Oscar winner "grows younger" each year -- especially…
It wasn't MTV's Video Music Awards, but that was precisely the idea behind creating the Music Video Producers Assn.'s own show in the first place, to honor those overlooked in the cabler's splashier…
Helmer Sam Peckinpah once described his unsettling thriller "Straw Dogs" as "the story of a bad marriage." Deliberately provocative and astonishingly multi-layered, pic reps a pivotal step in the…
Few films have sincerely captured the psyche of stand-up comics. Last fall, Christian Charles' docu "Comedian" filled the void, observing career angst from the p.o.v. of Jerry Seinfeld and rising…