Born into Jamaican aristocracy and educated at Harrow, the man behind Bob Marley, U2 and Steve Winwood has long cut a princely figure in the often hardscrabble music biz.
Blockbuster has become the exclusive presenting sponsor of LivePlanet and Miramax Films' Project Greenlight, an annual search for a budding independent filmmaker.
Disney's summer animated hit "Lilo & Stitch" hula-danced its way into the hands of 3 million DVD and VHS customers on its first day of release Tuesday, according to the studio.
Garson Foos, former senior VP of marketing for Rhino Records, has been appointed president and general manager of Retropolis Entertainment.
Malaysia and Thailand have declared war on the homevideo syndicates that control the lion's share of the video industries in their countries.
Taking a fast-turning page from its competition, Nissan will start "The Run" early next year, a short starring its new 350Z sports car and directed by John Bruno, the Oscar-winning f/x wiz behind…
"Ice Age," a box office hit in March, is off and running on DVD. Released on DVD and VHS on Tuesday, the animated movie that is expected to be a strong contender for an Oscar nomination in that…
Asia's homevideo pirates are extremely efficient, well-financed and occasionally violent criminals -- and they're getting wealthier. Piracy levels continue to grow throughout the region, although…
DVD is starting to take over the world. Homevideo has long been the studios' ace in the hole when it comes to pic profitability, accounting for more than half the majors' global revenues for feature…
Efforts by the major studios to halt the spread of software that allows copying of DVDs suffered a major setback this week from the California Supreme Court.
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%