Jean-Marie Messier, chairman of France's utilities and communications group Vivendi (formerly Generale des Eaux), has said he wants his group to be the leading Internet-access provider in France.
POP Television has picked up four visual effects artists to constitute the core of a new f/x boutique to be based at Santa Monica post-production shop POP Studios.
The Internet is mesmerizing North America with a total of 79 million people now logging on to the Internet, 36% more than the 58 million who were Internet users in September 1997.
The convergent future of digital cable TV and interactive technologies such as the Internet has taken a step closer to reality with a new strategic alliance between consumer electronics manufacturer…
Tower Records is going global: The U.S. music retailer plans to launch a new venture on the Internet that will allow consumers around the world to order music, videos and books from their computers.
Barnes & Noble has decided to relieve itself of heavy startup costs and feed the frenzy of investors for Internet stocks by taking its online bookstore public.
Personal computer engineering design software company Autodesk Inc. has agreed to acquire Canadian-based Discreet Logic in a stock deal worth more than half a billion dollars, the firms announced…
Roadshow Entertainment exec Milt Barlow plans to ankle at the end of this year and hang out his own shingle, working on projects for Internet-based entertainment, TV and interactive video.
Viacom Inc.'s Spelling Entertainment reached a deal to sell the bulk of its game division, Virgin Interactive Entertainment, to Electronic Arts for $122.5 million in cash in a sign that Spelling's…
USA Networks confirmed Thursday that it has agreed to buy control of Internet city entertainment guide producer CitySearch Inc., which USA will merge with its Ticketmaster Online unit.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar