The theory that growing DVR usage is to blame for the mysterious ratings malaise gripping primetime got some new credence from a Nomura Equity Research analysis issued Thursday.
Dish Network is counting on a couple of kangaroos to kick off a new era for its business.
DVRs aren't just about skipping commercials anymore. They're about providing a digital entertainment connection.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$27.7M Sony / Screen Gems 13.13%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$778,903 Cumulative:$307.3M Disney 34.56%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$703,203 Cumulative:$17.1M Warner Brothers 34.59%
TW Cable VP Fred Dressler predicted that it would be more than a decade before digital video recorders become so "ubiquitous" that advertisers would cut back on TV spending.