The job of maintaining Lionsgate's uniquely integrated focus on digital and physical media falls squarely on the shoulders of Jim Packer and Ron Schwartz, who in 2014 were promoted to co-heads of…
Though his career at Redbox was cut short when his departure was announced Monday by slumping parent company Outerwall, president Mark Horak still has plenty to be proud of. A home entertainment…
New releases have always been the lifeblood of the home entertainment business, and in the digital era they are lending particular vigor to the electronic sell-through (EST) sector. In the first nine…
As head of youtube originals, Alex Carloss leads his team's efforts to develop, launch and nurture shows from the next generation of influential creators and entertainers exploding on the YouTube…
There's a tipping point in sight for the home-entertainment business, one in which consumer spending on titles delivered digitally as purchases, rentals and through subscription streaming will edge…
The list of honorees entering the Variety Home Entertainment Hall of Fame this year clearly reflects the growth of digital distribution and its increasing importance to Hollywood. It includes two…
In key international territories, digital home entertainment is taking off more slowly than in the U.S., but executives see momentum increasing as broadband speeds, the range of retailers…
Quentin Tarantino — Variety's 2013 Home Entertainment Hall of Fame honoree — could be a poster boy for the home-entertainment industry. After all, it's well-known that the Oscar winner and key…
The video business found nearly $1 billion in new revenue sources in 2009 thanks to DVD kiosk operators such as the embattled Redbox.
Consumers' appetite for moviegoing is surpassing their spending on movies on homevideo for the first time in more than a decade.
The Blu-ray Disc format will ride to the rescue of the home entertainment industry -- eventually, according to a panel of top retail and studio execs at Tuesday's Blu-Con conference in BevHills.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- Damien Chazelle Becomes Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History for ‘La La Land’
- ‘Moonlight’ Writers Dedicate Best Adapted Screenplay Win to the Underrepresented
- Viola Davis Becomes First Black Actor to Win an Oscar, Emmy & Tony