Danny Bilson and Paul Mateo, a producing-directing-writing team ("The Rocketeer," "The Sentinel"), have joined USC's Institute for Creative Technologies as creative consultants.
Gray Matter FX ("Fight Club," "Being John Malkovich") has tapped Amy Hollywood Wixson as visual f/x producer at the Venice-based outfit.
CanalNumedia, a 100% VivendiNet-owned subsidiary, will launch Canal Plus sites in Sweden and Belgium on Sept. 4, and in Norway, Denmark and Finland several weeks later. Poland and the Netherlands…
Walt Disney's Internet Group has struck a deal to set up a Disney subscriber site on the Internet cell phone service from leading Japanese mobile telecom carrier NTT Docomo.
Jorge Alvarez Hoth has ankled his post as CEO of Televisa's Web portal Esmas.com.
RKO Pictures and animator Phil Roman have joined forces to turn a series of vintage films into animated features, starting with six pics that include the 1946 "Sinbad the Sailor," the 1952 adventure…
Slow sales and high costs at its e-commerce division has forced Warner Bros. Online and Entertaindom.com to lay off at least four execs, including veep Rikk Galvan.
Nintendo bowed its next-generation vidgaming console Thursday, which replaces its N64 device, changing the concept name Dolphin to the official GameCube moniker.
Tom Cruise pulled off another seemingly impossible mission in getting Paramount Home Video to create its most elaborate special DVD edition ever, for "Mission: Impossible 2." The DVD has the…
If the upcoming direct-to-video movie "Cruel Intentions 2" sounds familiar, that's because you may remember it in its past life: as the ill-fated Fox drama "Manchester Prep." Busted series often get…
The Sundance Institute is set to go cyber. Institute officials announced Wednesday that next year they will launch an online film festival to coincide with the Sundance Film Fest, skedded Jan. 18-28…