German kidvidder EM.TV & Merchandising said Wednesday it would look for a finance chief to replace Florian Haffa. Haffa will remain deputy chairman at the company, running the day-to-day business…
The Four Media unit of Liberty Livewire, John Malone's growing post-production services group, has acquired Visiontext, a London-based DVD subtitling business, for $4.8 million. Santa Monica-based…
DreamWorks DVDs will finally be released in Britain next month thanks to a new deal between DreamWorks Home Entertainment and Universal Pictures U.K.
Ingram Entertainment, homevideo's largest wholesale distrib, has agreed to acquire one of the biggest remaining distributors, Major Video Concepts.
Breaking with tradition, Disney's Buena Vista Home Entertainment will introduce its summer animated hit, "Dinosaur," on video on Jan. 30 -- a month earlier than usual. In the homevideo slot usually…
In another shock to the rapidly declining homevideo distribution industry, Universal Studios Home Video confirmed a story first published Tuesday at the online site of Variety sister publication…
Death Row Records announced it will offer free bonus video footage for download in conjunction with the release of its compilation disc "Too Gangsta for Radio," which includes tracks from Tupac…
In a deal that could be the first step toward bringing digital video recording technology into the mainstream, cabler Charter Communications has inked a pact with Motorola, ReplayTV and private…
MGM plans to release more than 400 movies on DVD next year from the more recent MGM and United Artists libraries and the eclectic collection of titles acquired from Polygram and Orion.
DVD licensee and distributor Image Entertainment has signed an exclusive worldwide homevideo and broadcast agreement with Steve Oedekerk's O Entertainment for Oedekerk's series of parodies of famous…