The two remaining studios backing HD DVD could switch sides soon, ending the high-def format war instantly.
Warner Bros. all but signed the death warrant for HD DVD on Friday, when it dropped its format-neutral approach to back Blu-ray exclusively.
DVD's official launch occurred 10 years ago, but its development spans two decades. Here's a look at some of the key events that led to disc dominance: 1986 Believing that movies stored on a 5-inch…
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Time Warner confirmed Tuesday at a joint press conference that it will form a movie production and distribution company with Japan's leading network, Nippon Television (NTV), and Toshiba Corp.
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%