Since DVD's introduction, the annual holiday-season influx of new users has guaranteed double-digit disc-sales growth. But with player penetration into homes nearly maxed out, studio officials wonder…
As homevid suppliers entered their big-money season two years ago, they joyfully touted a nifty new ancillary revenue stream -- putting TV shows on discs.
LA DOLCE VITA Released: Sept. 21Fellini’s ingratiating gem may not be his masterwork, but the restored version is a brilliant reminder of its glittery charms. This two-disc set comes with an intro by…
In the U.S., DVD's phenomenal growth has been driven largely by the convenience factor. Not only can they be purchased through a handful of huge retail chains like Wal-Mart, DVDs are also sold…
After a murky couple of years in which myriad formats were introduced, there's at least some "definition" as to what the next generation of DVD will look like and when it will appear.
Since its introduction in 1997, it's largely been the ideas and innovations of small independent shops that have evolved DVD into the unique story-telling medium that it's become.
Netflix thinks it's about to get Amazon'd, and investors are heading for the hills. Stock in the online DVD rental pioneer plunged 37% in after-hours trading Thursday after company said it will slash…
Shares of Hollywood Video shot up more than 5% Thursday after it agreed to take less cash in a buyout deal with Leonard Green & Partners, increasing the likelihood a merger will save the ailing…
The effects of a DVD release and its requisite marketing on an Oscar campaign are similar to chicken soup for a stubborn cold: There's no guarantee it'll help but, hey, it can't hurt.
Disposable DVD maker Flexplay Technologies has been quietly acquired by Atlanta-based Convex Group, a privately held company that invests in entertainment franchises.
Variety.com has launched Variety Vision, a high-quality broadband streaming initiative that will focus on everything about the business of entertainment, from the upcoming Oscar season to the ongoing…