While VHS rentals will decline by nearly 50% in the next five years, DVD rentals will more than make up the difference, growing the overall homevideo rental market from a projected $10.1 billion this…
Francis Ford Coppola's film banner American Zoetrope has launched a DVD production lab, and one of its first releases will be the digital edition of "Apocalypse Now" for Paramount Home Video.
Sales of the latest made-for-video sequel to a Disney animated classic are apparently among the studio's strongest. Disney's Buena Vista Home Video shipped 6 million copies of "The Little Mermaid II…
Buena Vista Home Video will spread a different kind of good cheer during the Christmas holidays, releasing Miramax's hit summer horror spoof "Scary Movie" on Dec. 12. The DVD version will feature 10…
In its latest merchandising venture, Sony Pictures has developed a new Columbia Heritage line of dolls inspired by film stars of Hollywood's Golden Era.
German video king turned licensing company VCL Film + Medien has acquired Scandi film outfit Scanbox Media for 22 million kroners ($2.7 million), paid mostly in shares.
The "X-Men" are being called in to lead Fox's fourth quarter holiday charge.
Gearing up its film acquisitions strategy to include production financing in support of its growing number of video exclusives and the launch this year of a video-on-demand service, Blockbuster has…
Digital video recording service TiVo has partnered with cabler Starz Encore Group to jointly develop subscription video on demand and pay-per-view services.
DreamWorks is hoping to slay all comers in the DVD arena with its elaborate double-disc special edition of "Gladiator" on Nov. 21. Package will include more than four hours of extra material -- among…