Continuing a six-year-old tradition, MGM/UA launched several of its Oscar-winning library titles on homevid yesterday, Oscar nomination day. Mary Pickford's first talkie, "Coquette," and 1929 George…
In spite of the fact that its parent company faces a confirmation hearing in federal bankruptcy court today for its pre-packaged plan of reorganization, Live Home Video announced an aggressive…
Charlene Tao, Sharon Dennison and Muriel Vita have been promoted within the MCA Home Entertainment Group accounting department.
Even with "Beauty and the Beast" knocked from the No. 1 spot, Disney's marketing roar could still be heard throughout the video sell-through biz.
The U.S. Anti-Piracy Office of the Motion Picture Assn. of America reported a 1992 increase of 75% in the number of criminal charges filed against suspected video and cable pirates in 1992.
Martin Weinstein is leaving his post as Turner Home Entertainment senior vice president of domestic homevideo, THE exec VP Steve Chamberlain confirmed earlier this week.
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. yesterday tapped James L. Hilmer as its senior VP and chief marketing officer, continuing its recent corporate reorganization.
ITC Home Video has entered into an exclusive marketing/distribution pact with FoxVideo covering all ITC Entertainment Group productions and acquisitions. Under the agreement, product will be released…
Lois Sloane has been named executive VP of worldwide licensing and merchandising for Turner Home Entertainment, continuing to be responsible for the creation and implementation of licensing programs…
With this issue, Daily Variety, Variety and VideoScan debut their newsell-through video report today, designed to take the pulse of the U.S. biz with far more accuracy than any method previously used.
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