Dominion Entertainment has entered into a deal with Blockbuster for the release of the action thriller "Point Doom." The pic will "premiere" in participating Blockbuster stores worldwide this fall…
Helmut Thoma, the former head of Germany's RTL TV network, will soon be heading a new Web portal devoted to sports -- and once again become a major competitor to ex-rival Leo Kirch, who already runs…
In an expected move, Netcaster iFilm has acquired film tracking service Film Finders from toppers Sydney Levine and Peter Belsito in an undisclosed cash and stock deal.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center has formed an alliance with specialized video distrib Water Bearer Films to put out two to four titles per quarter bearing the imprint "The Film Society Presents."…
CNN.com's weather site recently started listing Jerusalem as a city in Israel -- but with this caveat: "The status of Jerusalem, the seat of Israeli government, is the most contentious issue in the…
Space Media Inc. teamed with aerospace manufacturer RSC Energia to create Enermedia LLC, a company that will develop programming for television broadcast and Internet distribution from the Russian…
Sony has delayed the European bow of its next-generation PlayStation 2 vidgaming console to Nov. 24.
Blockbuster.com has opted against an initial public offering on the stock market in the wake of its deal with broadband distribution company Enron.
It isn't a secret that major Hollywood stars appear in foreign commercials not meant for release in the United States. But a new Web site called Gaijin a Go Go Cafe, launched by Canadian design firm…
A group repping freelance writers has struck a deal with Steven Brill for payment to the writers for resale of old articles, somewhat like residuals for television shows. The board of the National…