They won't be part of anybody's awards campaign, and a sequel number is much more likely to be attached to these titles than a star.
It's not the double-digit bonanza it was a few years ago, but the homevid biz will take growth anyway it can get it these days. The good news is consumer spending on home entertainment rentals and…
Add one more ingredient to the confusingly thick acronym soup of high-definition video: HDMI. Adoption of standard-def DVD was undoubtedly quickened by the fact that consumers could plug their new…
Give HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc a little time, and one of these high-definition disc formats could conceivably catch on and outstrip DVD's record sales volumes.
The third quarter marked the beginning of two significant accounting changes among the major studios. Paramount took over distribution of DreamWorks Studios and DreamWorks Animation releases…
Launching globally a year after its U.S. introduction in 1997, DVD had to play catch-up for a while in the international markets. For U.S. suppliers, the good news is that today, the aggregate…
Lionsgate is out for blood -- literally -- when it comes to promoting its latest "Saw" pic. A vial of blood from "Saw" star Tobin Bell -- who plays the villain Jigsaw -- was mixed with red ink and…
Terrence Howard is set to join Robert Downey Jr. in "Iron Man." The Jon Favreau-directed film is the first to be coined through a financing arrangement that Marvel Studios formed with Merrill Lynch…
ImaginAsian Entertainment has picked up Sundance pic "Journey From the Fall" as the first theatrical release on its ImaginAsian Pictures slate.
Christopher Guest has been tapped to receive this year's Kodak Award at ShowEast, the annual confab for exhibs in Orlando, Fla.
In New York: Talking to the ineffable Warren Beatty as he revisited his great epic of the Russian Revolution, "Reds." The movie enjoyed a special screening this week at the New York Film Festival…