That rumbling you hear is the return of the giant worm-like graboids in "Tremors 3: Back to Perfection." Universal Family and Home Entertainment has given the green light to Stampede Entertainment to…
Comedy Central wants to transform its Web site from a promotional vehicle for the network to an Internet portal with original content in full-motion video.
Rentrak Corp., the middleman distrib that created a revenue-sharing model in the 1980s that has been adopted by nearly every major studio and retailer in homevideo, has hired a consultant to find a…
Only days after announcing a $38 million round of financing, Creative Planet has laid off 30 employees across the board as it focuses on developing more film technology and production resources for…
Blockbuster has tapped insider Mark Gilman as prexy of the company's newly created new media division.
Former Sony Pictures Entertainment co-prexy and chief operating officer Bob Wynne has joined the advisory board of Eyematic, an Internet 3D technology company.
Inspired by the need to present a united front against MP3.com, Napster and the rest of the unauthorized digital downloading community, the Recording Industry Assn. of America (RIAA) and a diverse…
ReelFilm.com has picked up the short "Passenger" and BigFilmShorts.com has picked up Louis Taylor's "Esther Baby and Me," Daniel Oron's "Roy" and "XXXposed" by Andrea Mann at the sixth annual Palm…
MTV Latino and Nickelodeon Latin America have launched MTVNick.com, a joint Web site for affiliate multisystem operators and the press.
Vidgame developer Electronic Arts on Thursday announced that it has won the exclusive worldwide interactive rights for the Harry Potter book series and upcoming feature film from Warner Bros.
Pearson TV has made two moves to get more of its gameshows online: it has tapped Cecile Frot-Coutaz exec VP for digital media in North America, and is expanding its exclusive contract with online…