"Cast Away" is drowning the homevid competition. The 20th Century Fox release generated an estimated $57 million in consumer spending on the video version last week, including a record $5.6 million…
The streaming video and audio war between RealNetworks and Microsoft escalated Wednesday as RealNetworks bowed an offering to promote the legal use of copyrighted music and movies distributed over…
Eastman Kodak said Wednesday it will boost the presence of its venture capital division in Silicon Valley as a way to identify new technologies -- especially digital film -- to invest in. Kodak…
Shares of AOL Time Warner jumped Wednesday on comments by CEO Gerald Levin that the company's revenues were stabilizing and it still expects to meet its 2001 financial targets.
Director John Woo and producer Terence Chang's Digital Rim Entertainment have inked a deal with Mirage Studios to develop and produce a CGI-animated feature film based on the $4 billion "Teenage…
A bizarre jury error during the damages phase of TVT Records' copyright infringement case against music download netco MP3.com has resulted in a mistrial.
Industry veterans Daniel Catullo and Glenis Gross have formed Coming Home Entertainment Group to produce concert videos.
Joe Amodei has been named president of USA Home Entertainment, filling a position vacant since the resignation last year of Stuart Snyder.
DVD may be the first format to present the "Star Wars" saga in the proper story order. "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" will be the first of the pics on DVD when it's released Oct. 16.
The new CEO of ITV, Britain's leading commercial web, has demanded urgent government action to encourage the take-up of digital terrestrial TV to prevent Rupert Murdoch's Sky Digital from dominating…