Writers and studios are on a collision course over the red-hot DVD market. The Writers Guild of America, responding to rising ire among members over their slim slice of the revenue pie, has elevated…
"Lost" has found its DVD date, smack in the middle of awards season. Universal Studios Home Video will bow "Lost in Translation" on video Feb. 3; pre-book is Jan. 6. It has a suggested retail price…
National Geographic has partnered with Sydney-based Rainbow Products to distribute homevideos and DVDs in Australia and New Zealand. Multiyear agreement, beginning this month, will include the…
Madonna and Guy Oseary's Maverick Films has teamed with online script scouting service ScriptShark to launch the Maverick Blueprint Screenwriting Competition.
"Seabiscuit" sold 5 million video units in its first six days and raked in more than $80 million in consumer spending, Universal Studios Home Video said Monday.
In an effort to build interest for its upcoming motorcycle racing pic "Torque," Warner Bros. has launched a free Internet game giving players the ability to simulate action sequences from the film.
Walt Disney Internet Group, the Mouse House's online media division, has launched a Web site featuring its content offerings for cellular phone users. DisneyMobile.com includes games, ringtones…
America Online has officially integrated Apple's iTunes Music Store into its AOL Music category, giving members the ability to purchase tracks they read about with a single click.
The fierce battle between RealNetworks and Microsoft for dominance in the growing digital media market moved from the computer to the courtroom last week, as Real filed an antitrust suit against the…
The legal losing streak continued for the music and movie industries Monday when a Norwegian appeals court said 20-year-old Jon Johansen had not broken any laws when he created the DeCSS program for…
Tim Kuik, the director of Holland's anti-piracy enforcement agency, Brein, says the organization will warn and then prosecute users who upload music from file-sharing software provider Kazaa.