Arguing that online piracy is rampant and should be punished, the movie and music industries are unquestionably right. Ditto their claim that peer-to-peer software poses an enormous threat to…
Vinton Studios topper Jeff Farnath has ankled the indie animation house after he was unable to come to terms on a contract renewal with chairman and owner Phil Knight. Bob Harold, a board member and…
Warner Bros. Pictures has bolstered its star stable with Ruki, Yurble, Uni and Kacheek. The studio has closed a deal with NeoPets to make CGI-animated features using 50 different pet species from the…
The Blue Collar gang of comics has landed a multiyear development deal at Paramount.
The Pixar Animation Studios board has approved a two-for-one stock split in a move to open up the investor playing field.
New Line TV has cleared its latest 21-title theatrical movie package, led by "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers," in 83% of the U.S., including all of the top 30 markets.
Insolvent German TV giant Kirch Media has inked a package deal giving Internet service group 4Friends video-on-demand rights to 160 titles. Three-year agreement covers German rights to pics including…
A beleaguered AOL Latin America disclosed Tuesday that it might be forced to file for bankruptcy protection even as it rushes to sell assets or scrap operations in the region.
The tenacious bidding war for Hollywood Entertainment appeared to turn in Blockbuster's favor Tuesday, with recently departed Hollywood topper Mark Wattles saying he'd play hero and buy up enough…
Universal Pictures U.K. has paid a record-breaking £1 million ($1.8 million) for the DVD rights to an irreverent British comedy TV show, four months before it airs.
The makers of hit DVD board game "Atmosfear" are readying a sequel, "Khufu the Mummy," which features a sleazy gameshow host.