According to a new report released today by market research group NPD, paid online music downloads have more than tripled among regular CD buyers so far this year.
New peer-to-peer service Qtrax has signed a deal with BMI to pay artist royalties on songs illegally downloaded on the Internet.
Focus Features has come onboard to handle international sales on a live-action feature based on Capcom's bestselling vidgame "Onimusha."
Miramax is releasing "Kill Bill Vol. 2" on DVD just four months after its theatrical preem, which itself was just three days after "Vol. 1" debuted on DVD.
Internal and external antipiracy probes at Fox have netted six former employees, all charged with conspiring to commit copyright infringement for pirating movies and software from a company computer…
Broadcasters across Latin America are phoning content to the public. And in this telenovela-mad region, some are beaming 100-plus episodes of the sudsers to cell phones.
Just how much is it worth for a seat at the hottest film premieres or TV tapings? With tickets for such events generally doled out free to the well-connected or those who know where to call months in…
Arab Street, meet Tehran Avenue. A cultural Web 'zine run by enthusiastic young Iranians, Tehran Avenue offers a window into life inside Iran for those at home and abroad.
Dimension Films has acquired North American distrib rights to vidgame feature "Tekken," from Crystal Sky. Financed by Crystal Sky and Japan's Gaga, pic is based on the bestselling videogame licensed…
"Drumline" helmer Charles Stone will direct "Tekken," a feature adaptation of the Namco fighting vidgame, with Dimension Films taking the exclusive option for domestic distribution.
Martin Scorsese provides hours of commentary in a collection of five of his films Warner Home Video is releasing Aug. 17.