The "finest kind" of American satire, as cagey doc "Hawkeye" Pierce himself would say, Robert Altman's landmark anti-war pic "MASH" receives a long-overdue multidisc treatment from Fox in a set that…
MGM Home Entertainment is partnering with one of the nation's biggest sellers of DVDs -- Best Buy -- for the reintroduction of the entire James Bond film series later this year.
Fox, Universal, DreamWorks and Artisan will announce today the release of the first high-definition movies for the homevideo market -- but it won't be on DVD. Using an advanced video technology…
Jim Ramo, a primary founder and exec VP of DirecTV, has been named CEO of Moviefly, the multistudio movies-on-demand service planned for introduction in the second half of this year.
Still trying to salvage what is left of the one-time German minimajor, cash-strapped film group Kinowelt has sold off an 8% stake in Marburg-based video-on-demand company Media(netCom) for $3 million.
Video-on-demand service Intertainer has received $15 million in funding from Thomson Consumer Electronics and Microsoft, in the fifth round of financing for the Culver City, Calif.-based company.
It's said that patience pays off, and for Slamdance co-founder Dan Mirvish his eight years of waiting are over: "Omaha (the Movie)" -- his $38,000 film that was the catalyst for creating Slamdance…
Intertainer has upped Chris Dorr to senior VP of programming at the broadband-based video-on-demand company.
In Demand has entered into an agreement with DreamWorks for video-on-demand (VOD) rights to 2001 pics and certain library titles. Company also has extended its pay-per-view deal with the studio.
Universal Studios Home Video broke away from the starting grid in 2002 at the same pace it ended 2001, with last summer's breakout hit "The Fast and the Furious" selling so fast that it is leaving…