Addressing the territorial rights management issues inherent in delivering video-on-demand via the Internet, Lions Gate Entertainment-backed CinemaNow.com has partnered with rights manager Digital…
In the midst of a tidal wave of awards programs that honor the same theatrical films and TV shows, Daily Variety sister publication Video Business has created the first comprehensive artistic awards…
Following is a list of Video Business Video Premiere Award winners for 2000 followed by nominees listed in alphabetical order: PRODUCTIONS Animated Video PremiereWinner: “Joseph: King of Dreams,”…
German video/licensing company VCL Film and Medien showed a sharp hike in revenues and profits in preliminary annual figures released Monday.
MGM Home Entertainment has partnered with Amazon.com in a first-of-its-kind deal under which the e-tailer will be the exclusive seller of 100 VHS titles from the MGM library at $7.99 each.
After months of threats, two regional video wholesale distributors filed an antitrust lawsuit Tuesday against Universal Studios and two other distributors alleging that the three are conspirators in…
Network bosses received a chilling warning at the Monte Carlo TV mart Tuesday: In the Internet age, anybody can be a broadcaster.
TF1 Video has slipped into the top notch of the French video market with the release of its revenue figures for the year 2000.
Columbia TriStar's double-disc special edition DVD of the 1989 Civil War drama "Glory" hits the mark. Director Edward Zwick and co-stars Matthew Broderick and Morgan Freeman appear individually in…
Blockbuster Entertainment is close to a deal with Vivendi Universal that would give the retailer its first agreement with a major studio for pay-per-view and video-on-demand rights to movies.