Until late this summer, DVD had the makings of a technological consumer cult. Like mini-CDs, consumer digital audiotape and quadraphonic stereo before it, the CD-sized DVD discs looked like another…
The most famous thumbs in the land point north when the subject of DVD is broached. Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert, the venerable Chicago film critics who reinvigorated the meaning of "thumbs up,"…
It's the dawn of the digital age and videotapes have barely started to give way to CD-sized DVDs. But if your film's budget is not quite at the blockbuster level, is it technology you can do without?
The Spelling Entertainment Group on Tuesday reported a net loss from continuing operations of $18.1 million or 20¢ per share for the third quarter ended Sept. 30.
Buena Vista Home Video has upped Robyn Miller to senior veep of worldwide marketing. In the new post, some of Miller's responsibilities will shift to a worldwide perspective.
To commemorate its studio's 75th anniversary, Warner Home Video will implement a comprehensive marketing campaign to promote the release of more than 350 homevideo jewels while tapping all divisions…
Six of the 10 companies that developed digital videodisc technology have reached an agreement on a joint licensing program for the technology.
Greg Probert has been upped to executive VP of Buena Vista Home Entertainment Worldwide.
"The CBS Evening News" eked out a rare victory over ABC's "World News Tonight" in a week skewed by baseball playoffs on NBC and Fox.
The NBC O&Os are expected as early as today to announce its plans for the access hour during the 1998-99 season, and sources say the syndie strip "Access Hollywood" will likely be renewed for another…
Pittard Sullivan CEO Billy Pittard will deliver the keynote address for the weeklong Digital Video Conference at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Burbank Hilton Convention Center. Info: (213) 962-8203. * * *…