Japan's largest Internet service provider (ISP) Nifty, a subsidiary of computer and technology giant Fujitsu, will join forces with film distributor Nippon Herald to broadcast films over the…
Ridley Scott's Oscar-winning "Gladiator" will get its U.K. TV premiere April 23 through the pay-per-view operators Front Row and U Direct.
Crown Media Holdings will shell out about $820 million to buy 700 titles from the Hallmark Entertainment miniseries and telepic library, which includes high-rated minis such as "Gulliver's Travels,"…
The integration of digital TV and the Internet has received another boost in Japan. A government research panel last week released a report on new digital broadcasting technology that will allow…
How about a Web site with that TV show? "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" producer Diplomatic Prods. has pacted with Web design powerhouse DNA Studio in a deal that foreshadows how TV producers are…
MTV Intl. has partnered with Netbaby World to carry online games on MTV Web sites for Asia, Europe and Latin America.
Hoyts Cinemas announced Tuesday that it has affiliated with growing Internet ticketing service MovieTickets.com.
Irked that Napster isn't moving more quickly to become legit, a federal judge on Tuesday warned she may chain the gates and shut down the popular Internet song-swapping service for good.
New Line Cinema's Web site for "The Lord of the Rings" has generated more than 350 million hits worldwide since relaunching Jan. 12, according to the studio.
The light's back on inside Icebox.com. Three of the company's founders -- John Collier, Howard Gordon and Rob LaZebnik -- as well as former senior execs Scott Rupp and Tal Vigderson, have purchased…
AOL Time Warner is serving up movie tickets with its movie trailers. The media conglom has pacted with interactive TV venture Standard Alliance to make trailers that appear on its AOLTV service…