With the launch of Unbox in September, Amazon.com became the first DVD retailer to get into the movie download business. Amazon was able to attract widespread studio support (it has deals with every…
Accounting for a whopping 40% of all DVD sales, the world's largest retail chain will ring up $5 billion this year for Hollywood. For his part, Porter -- a 23-year Wal-Mart veteran -- has for years…
Forget TiVo. And iTunes, for that matter. NBC is making all previously aired episodes from the first half of the season of "30 Rock" and "Friday Night Lights" available for free streaming over the…
In just five years, Apple has done much of the heavy lifting needed for digital media distribution to take off. Without Jobs' eye for design simplicity -- and masterful diplomacy with content…
The former MGM homevid topper was originally brought in to make sure Sony's marriage with the Lion went smoothly; he was given the prexy title in September after MGM broke off the engagement and…
Starting in 2000, when it released the first season of "The Sopranos" on disc, HBO has been a crucial pioneer in DVD's lucrative TVprogramming category. That first season of "The Sopranos" has…
The docudrama was once the exclusive property of the small screen. It was TNT, TBS and Lifetimes that could be depended upon to rip stories from the headlines and dramatize them in longform.
The Annecy Animated Film Festival, Europe's largest and most prestigious toon showcase, will launch several initiatives next year designed to put features front and center.
Under Beek's guidance, Lionsgate's market share in home entertainment has grown from just under 4% following the company's merger with Artisan Entertainment to about 5.8% in 2006. While the share is…
CBS is giving new Adam Sandler-produced laffer "Rules of Engagement" the best comedy timeslot on TV while finalizing plans to say goodbye to "The King of Queens" after nine seasons.
After holding down two jobs for the past three years, Touchstone Television prexy Mark Pedowitz is going solo, giving up his other gig overseeing business affairs for ABC.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Behind the Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)
- ‘Hacksaw Ridge,’ ‘La La Land,’ ‘Westworld’ Win Golden Reel Sound Editing Awards
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Westworld’ Win Make-Up and Hair Styling Awards
- A Low-Key Berlinale Yields Some Foreign Oscar Contenders to Watch