With opening-weekend sales becoming as critical to the success of a video release as they are to theatrical releases, DreamWorks is mounting a disproportionately large marketing campaign for the Nov…
HBO Films and Salon Media Group have pacted to generate and pursue ideas that could ultimately become movies on HBO.
Satcaster DirecTV Latin America has launched a free email service in Argentina to lure subscribers -- and keep them.
The first Mobile Entertainment and Gaming Expo, a conference targeting companies developing titles for the nascent wireless entertainment market, will be will be held Oct. 23 and 24 in conjunction…
The Animation Guild has signed a deal with Spaff Animation for work on Disney's theatrical release "Jungle Book II" and the direct-to-video release of "Lion King 1-1/2."
New York-based Transmission Films said it will roll out a for-pay system beginning today that will distribute foreign and indie films over a Napster-like network.
A coincidental set of announcements over the past several days summed up the shrinking opportunities online in Hollywood. Where these companies once sought Net riches, now they're finding refuge in…
It packed enough punch to drive Congress crazy a decade ago, so there's no telling how loopy legislators will get when they take a gander at the fifth "Mortal Kombat" vidgame.
Their craft long poorly understood, film editors now have a bigger concern: whether transforming new technologies will leave them out of the picture in movies of the future.
African broadcasters and politicos will discuss how to use digital technology in the increasingly deregulated environment on the continent at this year's Broadcast World Africa Conference.
It sounds like a cross between Fritz Lang and anime, but boosters of machinima hope it will be accepted widely as yet another form of animation.
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