Lions Gate has signed its biggest distribution deal for family product by licensing video rights to DIC Entertainment animated TV series such as "Inspector Gadget," "Madeline" and "Sonic the…
VCL Film + Medien, which has co-financing deals with Woody Allen and Francis Ford Coppola, is reverting back to its core business of video/DVD and scaling down licensing.
In what could be a sign of things to come, the producers of CBS' "Everybody Loves Raymond" have decided to pair their annual Emmy screening tapes with a DVD boasting the same episodes as the VHS…
For the second time in less than nine months, Blockbuster is opting to settle class action lawsuits filed against the retailer over its late fee charges.
1986 was the year of Oliver Stone, when the writer-director blasted out of murky obscurity with "Salvador," his Central American civil war drama released to sputtering results, and "Platoon," filmed…
Clive Barker is embarking on yet another novel adventure, one so spine-tingling, he said, it made "every hair on my body stand on end, including the curly and crinkly ones."
Reflecting the growth of DVD and catalog video sales, Artisan Home Entertainment has promoted three executives under Jeff Fink, president, sales and marketing.
Blockbuster officially will launch its pay-per-view business Friday when it takes over the branding of nearly all of DirecTV's 44 PPV movie channels.
he Cimarron Group has named exec veep Janet Kirker head of its interactive division. She will report to CEO Robert Farina.
This version of 1977's "Close Encounters" is truly of the third kind -- it's director Steven Spielberg's third stab at finding a cut that satisfies him. Spielberg has always maintained the theatrical…