In an effort to reduce the number of illegal sell-through and rental copies of "It's a Wonderful Life," Republic Pictures Corp. is offering retailers upgraded versions of the 1946 classic for $ 5.
Rentrak Corp., a distributor of pay-per-transaction videocassettes, will take a $ 2 million charge in the second quarter for suspending efforts to establish a unit in German-speaking Europe.
Independent producer/distributor Trimark Holdings Tuesday announced significantly improved operating results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year, ended June 30.
"The Bridge on the River Kwai,""The Guns of Navarone,""Holiday" and "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" will be among the first titles to bow on Columbia TriStar Home Video's Studio Heritage Collection…
Orion Home Video has signed an agreement to distribute two of Steinhardt Baer Pictures' upcoming low-budget films to the domestic homevideo marketplace.
Kino On Video, the homevideo division of the New York-based theatrical distributor Kino Intl., will release four Russian classics never before available on video.
A bootleg series of illegal tapes of latenight laughs allegedly made by the management at The Improv has got a fistful of comics hopping mad and they say it's no joke.
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. has completed a merger with its largest franchise holder, WJB Video Ltd.
Peter H. Schlessel has been promoted to VP, business affairs, for Columbia TriStar Home Video.
A battle is brewing for Mexico's booming video rental market as U.S. marauder Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. tries to move in on entrenched local power Grupo Video Visa.
ATS Acquisition Corp. has acquired all the assets of the Compact Video Cos., which include Compact Video Group Inc., Compact Video Services Inc., Image Transform Inc. and Meridian Studios Inc., for…