Preempting the Disney Channel, which will launch on satellite platform SKY PerfecTV in November, telecom giant NTT group will start Disney contents service DisneyBB (broadband) on its fiber optics…
Netflix, the Internet-based home-video rental service, earned $3.31 million in the second quarter, its first profit ever. The profit, which fell short of the highest analyst estimate, compared with a…
MGM's Home Entertainment Group is establishing a full-scale sales, marketing and distribution infrastructure in Australia, one of the world's fastest-growing markets for DVD.
The 30-second ad won't go away in the face of TiVo, interactive TV and the Internet, but smart companies must adjust or risk being left behind, programming and tech execs said on a panel about TV's…
Universal Studios Home Video will answer the age-old question of why we're here Sept. 2 with a double-disc release of Monty Python's "The Meaning of Life" that celebrates the 20th anniversary of the…
Reps. Howard Berman and John Conyers, two of the top Dems on Capitol Hill, introduced anti-piracy legislation Wednesday aimed at beefing up federal copyright laws and their enforcement.
Veteran online entertainment exec Alan Citron -- former prexy of Ticketmaster Online, USA Networks Interactive and MusicNet -- has landed at online movie seller Movielink.com as senior VP of…
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MGM is including an apologetic paragraph in the DVD version of its recent kid spy pic "Agent Cody Banks."
Yahoo! ramped up its growing rivalry with Google over Internet search business on Monday, announcing the $1.63 billion acquisition of Overture Services.
U.K. kidvidder Entertainment Rights announced Monday it has signed an exclusive distribution deal with Warner's Rhino Home Video for the North American video and DVD rights to Hasbro's animated…
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