In yet another clash of the media titans, Blockbuster is hiding copies of DreamWorks' "American Beauty" video behind store counters because the studio wouldn't cave to Blockbuster's financial term…
Jeff Lipsky and Scott Lipsky's Lot 47 has closed a mid-to-high six-figure deal for all North American rights to the Beyond Films-repped romantic comedy "Russian Doll."
Lot 47 Films has tapped Mary Ann Hult VP of publicity and Dawn Altyn VP of distribution services.
In German video biz history, 1999 will go down as the breakthrough year for DVD.
Chinese authorities scored their nation's biggest-ever haul -- 200,000 total -- of pirated DVDs and CDs during a raid in Guangzhou province. The raid took place as Congress battles over China's…
Technicolor Film Group said Tuesday it has folded video and audio post house Complete Post Inc. into its new Imaging Group to focus on offering digital post-production services together with its…
Steven Spielberg has finally relented and will begin introducing his library of blockbuster movies on DVD, beginning this summer with "Jaws."
Homevideo sales and rentals last year returned $9.5 billion to studios and suppliers -- nearly three times what studios generate from their share of theatrical box office. Of that total, DVD…
The Walt Disney Co. has tapped scribes Jeff Ahlholm and Colin Goldman to pen "Lion King 3" -- their first professional writing assignment.
Never mind DVD and scary movies about dead people. Consumers forked over an estimated $100 million in just two days for VHS copies of "Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace." Sales are easily…
"The Sixth Sense" had a mind of its own on video last week, generating staggering homevideo rentals and sales. Consumer spending on the purchase of DVD versions and the rental of VHS and DVD versions…