DVD is starting to take over the world. Homevideo has long been the studios' ace in the hole when it comes to pic profitability, accounting for more than half the majors' global revenues for feature…
Asia's homevideo pirates are extremely efficient, well-financed and occasionally violent criminals -- and they're getting wealthier. Piracy levels continue to grow throughout the region, although…
IBM will convert 10,000 National Geographic magazine photos taken over the past century into digital form, part of a new e-commerce system for the nonprofit org that will make its fabled photography…
AOL will premiere an exclusive scene today from corporate cousin New Line's upcoming feature "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers." The sneak peek, at 6 a.m. Pacific time, is part of AOL's First…
Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment will supply a range of games, ring tones, news, reviews and other material for cellphone customers of AT&T Wireless' mMode system under a deal to be announced…
Cellphones, digital cameras and DVD players are the three categories of electronics consumers said they are mostly likely to buy in the next three months, while HDTV is unlikely to find broader…
Efforts by the major studios to halt the spread of software that allows copying of DVDs suffered a major setback this week from the California Supreme Court.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Italia will release on DVD a slate of restored classics from legendary Italian producer Franco Cristaldi.
Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Beth Berke has been named head of a new inhouse policy group designed to work out corporation-wide issues connected with the rise of digital recording and…
Buena Vista Television has inked a five-year deal with MGM Home Entertainment for exclusive DVD distribution of 66 classic films.
Swiss license trader and distributor Falcom Media Group has inked a deal with the RTL Group to distribute its DVD/video releases in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.