Chris Mayhew has a message for those who depend on moving pictures for a living: His images are better. Mayhew, a D.C.-based animator-turned-inventor, has spent eight years and $ 1. 9 million…
James F. Griffiths has been promoted to president, pay television and international homevideo, 20th Century Fox.
'Pinocchio' 10.2 mil units shipped Walt Disney Home Video also reports that in just six days of release (March 23-28) the restored, reissued animated classic generated sales of more than 4 million…
Riding high in the saddle on Oscar winner "Unforgiven" and the increasing momentum of the Western, Warner Home Video is planning to launch four Warner Westerns and five classic episodes of TV series…
Although not yet in the top 25, Disney's "Pinocchio" managed to muscle its way into the Daily Variety/VideoScan sell-through data even before its March 23 official release date.
The Federal Communications Commission has approved Bell Atlantic Corp.'s bid to become the first regional Bell telephone company to deliver films and other video programming over phone lines.
"Where the Red Fern Grows,""The Wild Pony,""The Eyes of Amaryllis,""The Point" and "On Golden Pond" are the first five titles to be distributed by Live Home Video via "Family Home Entertainment…
Mayor David Dinkins introduced the first Academy Awards luncheon for New York-based nominees March 23 at the Russian Tea Room, an event instigated by Arthur Manson and Sylvia Miles of the Academy's…
In order to make a profit this fiscal year, Image Entertainment Inc. is trimming its work force and tightening its belt.
The sell-through scene swirled last week as six new Disney titles cracked the top 25 and overall sales saw the biggest week-to-week jump all year.
Live Entertainment Inc. is officially back in business, which is also good news for 49.9% owner Carolco. As expected, a U.S. bankruptcy judge greenlighted the company's prepackaged Chapter 11…