In what is believed to be a first for the video industry, Universal Studios Home Video's new releases this quarter have already generated more than $1 billion in consumer spending.
Don't get too used to all those embellishments on DVD versions of your favorite films. Many video vets believe such extra material could start to disappear thanks to escalating costs and demands by…
Universal Pictures Germany has sold a one-week record 100,000 DVD copies of "Shrek." Previous record holder was "Star Wars: Episode I -- the Phantom Menace" for Fox Home Entertainment.
David Lean's "Doctor Zhivago" remains as problematic a picture as on its first release 36 years ago -- a movie of great moments but deep flaws that's better in the remembering than in the actual…
After an unusually long delay of more than eight months, Steven Spielberg's visual effects-laden summer theatrical release "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" will be released on video March 5, just a few…
In a ruling with global implications for DVD rentals, an Australian Federal Court judge has rejected Warner Home Video's attempt to position DVD as computer software, forcing retailers to rent the…
Although it never quite reached the $200 million mark at the box office, "Pearl Harbor" will almost certainly get there on homevideo after generating an estimated $130 million in consumer spending in…
Since its 1930 debut, there have probably been as many unauthorized edits of "The Blue Angel" -- originally shot in both German- and English-lingo versions -- as young actresses working to capture…
Sonicblue, the maker of the controversial ReplayTV 4000 digital video recorder, has won a patent for its technology that enables consumers to record television programming onto computer hard drives.
Director Spike Jonze, who headed Propaganda Films' commercial production division Satellite Films, has inked a deal for commercial and musicvid representation with production company MJZ.