Michael Hamill has joined Pacific Arts Video as chief financial officer, reporting to George Steele, president and chief operating officer.
"Smithsonian's Great Battles of the Civil War" will be released in seven volumes by MasterVision. First three volumes street on Jan. 15 and last four on March 15, each priced at $ 29.95 suggested…
New Line Home Video anticipates shipping approximately 750,000 units combined of three releases in the first quarter, "Mr. Saturday Night,""Honeymoon in Vegas" and "The Player," according to senior…
Trade sources indicate that the reason Blockbuster Entertainment opted not to carry Woody Allen's "Shadows and Fog" in its stores was not because of publicity surrounding Allen's personal life, as…
Today marks the debut of the Daily Variety/Video Store Video Rental Report.
What's thought to be the first tie-in deal with an interactive video boardgame was announced last week, with Sony Music Australia inking a worldwide arrangement with Roadshow Entertainment to…
Buena Vista Home Video announced yesterday that consumers have purchased more than 14.2 million cassettes of "Beauty and the Beast," making it the best-selling video of all time.
Video piracy, on the rise in Italy and the United States, costs the American film business close to $ 224 million a year, Jack Valenti said yesterday.
A trade publication, Inside Media, has reported that the nation's largest vidstore chain, Blockbuster Video, is refusing to stock Orion Home Video's "Shadows and Fog" because of publicity about the…
The second-largest vidstore chain in the nation, West Coast Video Enterprises , has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
The National Assn. of Video Distributors has spent $ 50,000 in a test of consumer advertising in the Charleston, S.C., area to promote a Wednesday common street date for video rental releases…