Buena Vista Home Video is adding ABC Video to its fold and launching an all-new ESPN-branded video line.
Universal Home Video continued the DVD drumbeating that is dominating the Video Software Dealers Assn. convention in Las Vegas Thursday by announcing it too will begin distributing film titles in the…
Mainstream audiences have yet to decide whether it's good or bad, but starting in the fall DVD will be at least nationwide.
After a year of intense lobbying, including a protest march led by Jackie Chan, the legislature has passed a new copyright law that provides for tougher criminal penalties against parallel importers…
MGM execs have moved to quell rumors that the latest installment of the James Bond franchise, "Tomorrow Never Dies," won't be ready for its December release.
Universal Television has discovered the child within its syndie hit "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys."
The widow of Fred Astaire vowed to appeal a court ruling that allows a video company to use clips of the legendary dancer in a series of instructional dance videos.
Hindi movie channel Max broke new ground Jan. 25 by screening a film with only one long ad break -- emulating the practice in Indian theaters where a midpoint intermission is the norm.
In what is considered an important victory for producers who use footage of now-deceased celebrities, a federal appeals court ruled that the makers of a series of how-to-dance videos could use movie…
Trimark Home Video has hired Gary Jones as VP of domestic homevideo, the company announced Wednesday. He will report to Don Gold, senior VP of sales and marketing.
A Costa Rican court handed down a prison sentence for the first time in a video piracy case. Previous cases have not required jail time.