In the biggest raid on video pirates in the Philippines, more than 300,000 DVDs, VCDs and CDs were seized in the Quiapo area of Manila.
With copyright protectors such as the RIAA taking their legal fight to the streets, so to speak, a Web site has been set up for those on the receiving end of a copyright infringement subpoena.
"The Gristle," the first film to be financed by the federal Small Business Administration under a now-shuttered program, has secured a homevid release through Warner Home Video.
Online download service Movielink has added films from Disney and its related labels to offerings from its five studio owners, a big boost to the service's efforts to become a one-stop center to…
Vidgame giant Electronic Arts rode its strong new franchises "NBA Street" and "Def Jam Vendetta" to record first-quarter profits Wednesday.
Video-rental giant Blockbuster lived up to its name on Wall Street Wednesday, delivering year-on-year improvement of nearly 50% in its second-quarter earnings thanks to strong demand for DVDs and…
Europe's film trade orgs have joined the music and video industries in condemning last week's European Union decision not to cut taxes on CDs, videocassettes and DVDs, and vowed to continue their…
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The trade group for the $10.3 billion vidgame business has renamed itself the Entertainment Software Assn.
Lad mag Stuff will strip off its vidgame coverage into a new publication, Stuff Gamer, slated to appear this October.
AOL Time Warner has officially sold off the DVD/CD manufacturing unit of Warner Music Group for $1.05 billion to Canadian media-hardware maker Cinram, which beat out a financial consortium led by the…