News Tuesday that AOL hit the 34 million subscriber mark was too little, and too late for Wall Street, which has grown steadily disillusioned with America Online and its corporate parent, AOL Time…
Miramax Films has inked a multiyear pact with online film portal iFilm to promote its pics. The deal, worth several million dollars, comes at a time when Hollywood's major studios are teaming up with…
USA Home Entertainment is being dissolved as a result of Vivendi Universal's $10.3 billion acquisition of USA Networks in December, USA and Universal executives confirmed Tuesday.
Technicolor parent Thomson Multimedia has acquired Still in Motion, a privately held DVD compression and authoring shop.
Vivendi Universal-backed Hypnotic.com has tapped the 25 quarterfinalists in its Chrysler Million Dollar Film Festival and posted each filmmaker's short film online at Chrysler.com, where Netizens can…
As part of its long-term marketing alliance with Sony, Yahoo is creating a co-branded soap opera site on Yahoo! TV to be run by SoapCity.com, a division of Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment.
RealNetworks has inked a long-term deal with Nokia to pre-install its RealOne audio and video player onto Nokia's new series of cell phones.
Makers of a doc about alt-country band Wilco didn't start out using "The Blair Witch Project" as a model for getting their project sold, but that's how it worked out.
It's a case of geeks bearing gifts. Telefonica, Spain's biggest telco, has received government permission to switch from rolling out cable TV in Spain. Instead it has pledged to create a nationwide…
Abandon Entertainment and online game producer Mythic Entertainment have established a joint venture to acquire and produce television shows exploitable across all entertainment platforms.
Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment has tapped Rio Caraeff to serve as veep of the company's wireless efforts.