OCT. 19 | PHYSICAL: Home entertainment consumer spending down 3.2% in third quarter
Veteran international homevid executive Dennis Maguire has been named president of Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment Worldwide, a post that has been vacant since division topper Kelley Avery's…
If the lackluster economy this year has been good to one business, it's DVD rentals.
Paramount Pictures has jumped on the Redbox bandwagon, bringing the current tally to four studios.
Backed by court approval to proceed with an antitrust suit against Universal Studios Home Entertainment, Redbox threw another punch at the major studios, suing Warner Home Video on similar grounds.
Redbox has filed a federal antitrust suit against 20th Century Fox because of the studio's new distribution terms, which would prohibit wholesalers from selling Fox DVDs to the rental kiosk channel…
Lionsgate has signed a five-year, estimated $158 million deal to distribute its DVDs to the kiosk operator on a film's initial street date, according to an SEC filing by Redbox parent Coinstar.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment is seeking to impose a 30-day delay on the availability of its DVD titles in $1-per-night rental kiosks such as Redbox, despite a pending lawsuit between…