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…
Assembling a robust content library remains the killer app for those looking to control a robust broadband video-on-demand market. Easily getting content from the Internet to the living room is also…
During the height of the PC revolution, Intel was a powerful behind-the-scenes force, consumed by things like Moore's Law and whatever enterprise IT solution Bill Gates had on his mind.
Manager-producer Rory Rosegarten has secured the rights to a feature about the seminal punk rock band the Ramones.
Goody hasn't "got it" anymore, the Wherehouse is now nowhere, and Tower has crumbled to the fallow ground of Chapter 11. Indeed, in an era dominated by big-box retailers, Albany, N.Y.-based Trans…
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…
Eduado Mignogna's Argentinean family drama "The Wind" was awarded the top jury prize at Sunday's closing night ceremony of the 14th Raindance film festival, the U.K.'s leading celebration of…