Eric Doctorow has been promoted to presidentof domestic homevideo for the Motion Picture Group of Paramount Pictures.
The New York City police department and Universal Studios have confiscated approximately 1,000 bootlegged copies of "Jurassic Park" that are being sold at $ 10 apiece on the streets of that city and…
Ira Bernstein has joined Rysher TPE as exec VP. Based in New York, Bernstein will be involved in domestic syndication, international distribution, cable, video, new media and ad sales. Bernstein was…
Warner Bros. chairman/CEO Robert A. Daly has approved Warner Home Video's unprecedented move of "profit sharing" some of the sell-through revenues on "Predators of the Wild" with the World Wildlife…
A major spat over film rental terms for "Cliffhanger" between its distributor Columbia and the Hoyts Theaters chain is sending shock waves through the exhibition sector and could change the dynamics…
Fans of fairy tale courtships andstar-crossed lovers need wait no more. ABC Video has joined forces with ABC Daytime Television to present a new series of homevideos, "ABC Daytime Video."
Warner Home Video will release the Wesley Snipes-Dennis Hopper starrer "Boiling Point" Aug. 25. Thriller was directed by James B. Harris, who adapted the novel Gerald Petievich's novel "Money Men."
Capitalizing on the building interest in anything having to do with dinosaurs after the success of "Jurassic Park," Paramount Home Video announced that initial orders for its "Prehysteria" have…
Charlton Heston will receive the Video Software Dealers Assn.'s Presidential Award for sustained creative achievement July 14, the closing night of the org's 12th annual convention in Las Vegas.
The largest anti-piracy action in the history of the Motion Picture Assn. of America has seen the seizure of more than 19,000 pirated videocassettes and the arrest of six individuals.
During the month of May, nearly 60,000 videocassettes, allegedly copied illegally, were seized by federal, state and local authorities who were assisted by reps of the Motion Picture Assn. of America…