MGM Home Entertainment said Monday it has inked a distribution deal with E3 Corp. and plans to let its deal with Warner Home Video expire in 2000.
DVD was clearly the star of the three-day confab held by the Video Software Dealers' Assn. at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
King World Prods. on Thursday reported strong third quarter earnings of $39.4 million, while revenues rose 15% to $192.7 million, helped by new syndie strips "Hollywood Squares" and "The Roseanne…
General Electric Co. reported record second-quarter earnings Thursday, as a strong performance by NBC helped propel the conglom's earnings up 13% to $2.82 billion -- the highest quarterly profit in…
Fred Ehrlich has been upped to prexy of new technology and business development at Sony Music Entertainment.
Film exhibitor Loews Cineplex Entertainment Corp. watched its stock plunge 8% on Thursday as the company reported a worse-than-expected first-quarter loss of $21.9 million, compared with $743,000 for…
In an effort to catch up to rival Amazon.com, online bookseller Barnesandnoble.com said Wednesday it has expanded its music selection.
Cox Communications said Wednesday it plans to exchange its $2.8 billion stake in AT&T Corp. for 495,000 cable customers and $750 million in cash. The agreement will make Cox the fifth-largest cable…
Giving it a much-needed shot in the arm, online DVD rental service NetFlix.com said Wednesday that it has received a $30 million investment from Paris-based Group Arnault.
E-tailing giant Amazon.com will announce today that it is allowing indie filmmakers to sell their videos through its Web site as part of its Advantage program, a move that has already proven…
Trimark Home Video has tapped Tracy Ames veep of worldwide homevideo marketing and Jaymie Monroe director of homevideo marketing for the indie distrib.