Dean Wilson, the No. 2 man at Blockbuster and the retailer's principal negotiator with studios, surprised the industry and most in his own company by resigning late last week.
Sony rolled out its "Spider-Man" DVD and video on Friday to make it more like a movie opening. The strategy paid off handsomely as the web-slinger delivered blockbuster weekend numbers. More than…
"Ice Age" is set to break the ice in two new markets on Nov. 26. The Fox Home Entertainment CGI-animated movie will be the first major studio film to debut simultaneously on the new D-VHS…
Sony Imageworks' animated short "The ChubbChubbs" picked up two awards in October, including the animated short nod at the Intl. Short Film Festival, an important bellwether for Oscar hopes.
The web of wealth spun by "Spider-Man" is far from finished . In fact, the summer's biggest hit should expand its impact dramatically with the Nov. 1 release of the DVD and video.
Germany's home entertainment industry cheered a win for DVD distributors last month in what could be a precedent-setting decision by a German court.
Nodance Film and Multimedia Festival, the world's first DVD projected fest, is accepting entries for its sixth annual program, to be held Jan. 18-24 in Park City, Utah. Features, shorts and…
MGM Home Entertainment Group said Wednesday that it will distribute its own DVD and VHS product in Canada beginning with April 2003 titles, ending its Canadian distribution deal with Warner Home…
Scott Hettrick: Picture Windows
Producer and broadcaster Alliance Atlantis Communications and pubcaster the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. have inked a three-year deal to commission local television projects.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M Warner Brothers
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures