Consumers attacked videostores Tuesday to get their hands on the latest DVD installment of the Star Wars franchise, "Episode 2: Attack of the Clones."
U.S. video retailer Blockbuster will open its first store in Norway this month.
A clever marketing gimmick for MGM's James Bond juggernaut is providing a high-profile demo for a new technology that could create markets for promotional and one-time-rental DVDs.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Fox is preparing two high-profile TV series, three theatrical releases and the second special edition of "X-Men" for DVD release in February and March.
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.