Homevid sales and rentals continued below their 2006 pace during the third quarter, with the business now down 3.5% overall to $14.6 billion for the year.
Purveyors of both Blu-ray and HD DVD have told the public to expect incredible things from their new technologies, which use players with far greater computer horsepower and discs with much more…
While the quality and freshness of DVD bonus material is often questionable these days, the art of creating supplemental material is far from lost.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
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Brett Ratner calls his Kaleidescape media server "the coolest thing in the world that I own ... I have my entire movie library on it and on every TV in my house, so I can play any film anytime," he…
Once bereft of high-def content to play on their new bigscreens, U.S. viewers now have a burgeoning bounty of satellite and cable options to go along with Blu-ray and HD DVD drives.
With the major studios more equally divided than ever between Blu-ray and HD DVD camps, will it be independent suppliers who determine the outcome of the format war?
Twenty years ago, Victor Harwood left his think-tank days at WGBH in Boston behind him to throw a conference in the development hotbed of San Francisco --asking patrons for just $25 to attend a…