Banking that the efficiency of the Internet will translate to more revenue, Universal Studios Consumer Products Group has inked a two-year deal with RightsLine that will enable the studio to manage…
The first Disney-produced, direct-to-video sequel based on a pre-"Little Mermaid" cartoon feature, "Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's Adventure" isn't entirely successful at seamlessly blending classic…
Entertainment Web consulting and production firm KPE has tapped Jonathan Molod, Matthew Azar and Peter Newton for key positions in the company's Gotham headquarters.
Black Entertainment Television, a subsid of Viacom, will bow a new half-hour musicvid program March 5.
Hoping for a big break in the entertainment industry, Boston-based digital rights managers Digital Media On Demand will open a branch office in Los Angeles, offering its brand of encryption…
U.S. District Court Judge Marilyn Hall Patel will hold a hearing to retool an injunction against Napster this Friday.
Uproar, the online gaming site recently acquired by Vivendi Universal subsid Flipside.com, showed a net loss of $20.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2000, compared to a loss of $17.5 million a…
Streaming media company On2.com recorded a pro-forma fourth-quarter net loss of $6.4 million, compared to a $4.9 million loss for the same period in 1999.
Addressing the territorial rights management issues inherent in delivering video-on-demand via the Internet, Lions Gate Entertainment-backed CinemaNow.com has partnered with rights manager Digital…
In the midst of a tidal wave of awards programs that honor the same theatrical films and TV shows, Daily Variety sister publication Video Business has created the first comprehensive artistic awards…
Following is a list of Video Business Video Premiere Award winners for 2000 followed by nominees listed in alphabetical order: PRODUCTIONS Animated Video PremiereWinner: “Joseph: King of Dreams,”…