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Hollywood studios are expected to back the Directors Guild of America in a legal move today against companies and stores that rent and sell sanitized versions of films.
Emmy-winning gameshow host Ben Stein will host the DVD Premiere Awards Jan. 14 at L.A.'s Wiltern Theater.
Four people face pornography charges after police raided the Vancouver offices and production studios of Sweet Entertainment Group, which feeds adult material to hundreds of Web sites around the…
America Online confirmed that it laid off about 300 of its 18,000 employees Wednesday, part of the Netco's previously announced efforts to cut costs and redirect operations.
Millions of consumers will have an opportunity to participate in this year's annual DVD Premiere Awards as the result of a partnership between the awards, produced by Daily Variety sister publication…
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The Ultimate Gaming Expo, the first U.S. videogame show for consumers instead of the booming biz's buyers, trade press and analysts, was unveiled Tuesday.
Madonna and Tony Hawk have signed on the dotted iPod, each offering through their fan Web sites a limited edition of Apple's little digital music player that features their laser-engraved signatures.
Altnet, a subsidiary of online game company Brilliant Digital Entertainment, has named networking pioneer Ron Lachman as the company's first chief scientist, CEO Kevin Bermeister announced.
Encryption company Macrovision said it has formed a Music Technology Division, with exec Mark Belinsky named as senior VP and general manager of the unit. The company also announced a deal with…