French video distribbery NMV looks likely to close following the decision of two of its main shareholders, Studio Canal Plus and AMLF, to form a new French video distribution company with Fox Video…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. turned in record earnings and revenues for the second quarter. The Ft. Lauderdale-based video and music retailer posted a net income of $ 47.7 million (23 cents per…
Trimark Pictures promoted Tim Swain on Monday to senior VP of domestic distrib, responsible for theatrical and homevideo releases.
The name of the new Columbia TriStar homevideo label was incorrectly reported in Wednesday's Video Software Dealers Assn. story. * * * The new label, which will focus on releasing restored vintage…
Buena Vista Home Video, a unit of Walt Disney Co., and DIC Animation City Inc. said they completed a multimillion-dollar, multiyear North American video distribution agreement.
Columbia/Tri-Star Home Video will launch a new label, Vintage Home Video, which will distribute restored classics for the sell-through market, according to sources. Vintage, set to bow in October…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. has no intention of taking full control of Spelling Entertainment, the company said. The giant video and music retailer made the announcement at Spelling's annual…
AME Inc., the bankrupt video post house, has a new owner. In a lengthy auction process, the company was pulled from bankrupcty by a whopping $ 17 million bid from Westar Capital in Costa Mesa.
Buena Vista Home Video Intl. announced Tuesday that it has promoted Christian d'Amecourt, Karl-Heinz Jorde and Luis Javier Martinez to veepee posts. Announcements were made by BVHV president Michael…
Responding to the tremendous growth in the children's homevideo market, Universal Cartoon Studios has changed its focus from supplying animated programs for television to producing made-for-video…
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%