When 22-year-old Tom Fulp recently made the rounds to show off Netcaster Newgrounds.com, Hollywood's biggest Web entertainment players were eagerly looking to buy into the money-making venture. Fulp…
Paramount-based Nickelodeon Movies, with producing partner Storypolis, has greenlit a computer-animated short based on a children's book by "Bloom County" cartoonist Berkeley Breathed.
In its first major pickup from the Internet, Joe Roth's Revolution Studios will pimp an animated Web series from MediaTrip.com in theaters next year.
In a rare, if not unprecedented situation, the theatrical version of the unique four-screen digital film "Timecode" was cropped to fit movie theater screens, meaning that its first full-frame…
Burbank-based Slingshot Entertainment is creating one of the first DVD titles featuring animated shorts originally produced for the Internet.
BMG Entertainment CEO Thomas Stein said the illegal trade of music on the Internet cost German record companies around DM200 million ($105 million) in lost revenues last year. Music-download Web…
With the biggest summer movies already released theatrically, studios are now jockeying for prime fourth-quarter homevideo release dates.
In what has to be the Internet marketing ploy to end all Internet marketing ploys, digital music site Iuma.com is offering $5,000 or "free music for life" to any family that names their newborn baby…
Online gaming venture Uproar.com has acquired Web-based wagering site IBetcha.com in an all-stock deal. Under the terms of the pact, expected to close this month, Uproar will issue 1.33 million…
Netcaster Z.com has bowed "The Prom Queens," an animated series about three young women who move to Los Angeles to make it as an all-girl rock band. Strip, described as a mix between "Sex and the…
Danish director Jonas Elmer, whose 1997 feature debut "Let's Get Lost" earned Denmark's top film prizes -- the Bodil and the Robert -- is using the Internet to gather audience suggestions for the…