It made you laugh, it made you cry, but did it make you want to buy it? The future remains cloudy for the sell-through success of pix like "Fried Green Tomatoes."
Financier Douglas R. Shooker and a holding company that has been assigned rights belonging to Premiere Video Inc. are seeking $ 300 million in profits allegedly realized by Fox Inc. and Rank…
Former CAA agent Philip Kent has been named president of Turner Home Entertainment, a newly created post designed to better coordinate the various companies under THE's umbrella.
CBS Inc. and Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. are expected to announce a marketing partnership today. A CBS spokesman confirmed an announcement is forthcoming but declined to provide further details…
A U.S. District Court judge has upheld on appeal an injunction that prohibits MGM/UA and Warner Home Video from homevid distribution of the Beatles' "Yellow Submarine."
The video sell-through biz is feeling an early spring thaw as week-to-week sales saw the biggest hike in '93. Sales totals tracked by stores reporting to the Daily Variety/VideoScan chart indicate…
Filipino officials are preparing a new war against video pirates and other copyright infringers to stave off the threat of crippling U.S. sanctions. Industry sources reckon that 90% of all videos…
Sell-through homevid outfitGoodTimes Home Video confirmed this week that outgoing Turner Home Entertainment exec Martin Weinstein is coming aboard -- as executive vice president heading up a new…
Yesterday's chart on Oscar nominations for the top-grossing pix of '92 listed an incorrect total for TriStar's "Basic Instinct." Film nabbed two nominations.
Continuing a six-year-old tradition, MGM/UA launched several of its Oscar-winning library titles on homevid yesterday, Oscar nomination day. Mary Pickford's first talkie, "Coquette," and 1929 George…
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Frozen1Daily: $2.1M Cumulative: $136.3M Disney -79.13%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $500,820 Cumulative: $5.7M Relativity Media -58.71%