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. * * *…
Buena Vista Home Entertainment will officially start filling its digital videodisc shelf with the Dec. 2 release of eight film titles, including the $100 million-grossing "George of the Jungle"…
Buena Vista Home Entertainment has joined Pioneer in a deal to bring digital videodisc (DVD) products to the Japanese market, the two companies announced Monday.
Fox Lorber has acquired domestic homevid and TV rights to a selection of pics from the library of French distributor UGC. The pact enhances the vid distribber's leadership position in the foreign/art…
Confusion and disgruntlement are breaking out within the Tokyo-based DVD Forum, the association of 10 DVD hardware makers convened to hammer out details of compatibility and mutuality.
Columbia TriStar Home Video has paid $2.7 million for worldwide rights in all media to Evan Dunsky's first feature, "Life During Wartime," which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival…
Despite recent doom and gloom reports from the trenches of the video market, the kid's direct-to-video biz seems to continue enjoying a healthy climate.