French video distribbery NMV looks likely to close following the decision of two of its main shareholders, Studio Canal Plus and AMLF, to form a new French video distribution company with Fox Video…
Time magazine, the nation's oldest newsweekly, will be available electronically by computer starting in September.
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. turned in record earnings and revenues for the second quarter. The Ft. Lauderdale-based video and music retailer posted a net income of $ 47.7 million (23 cents per…
A new privately operated computer bulletin board for writers has been started , in part to fill the void left when the governing board of the Writers Guild of America West shut down public forums on…
Trimark Pictures promoted Tim Swain on Monday to senior VP of domestic distrib, responsible for theatrical and homevideo releases.
In a new marketing ploy taking advantage of the interactive age, movie studios have begun trying to reach moviegoers through the personal computer.
Buena Vista Home Video, a unit of Walt Disney Co., and DIC Animation City Inc. said they completed a multimillion-dollar, multiyear North American video distribution agreement.
The name of the new Columbia TriStar homevideo label was incorrectly reported in Wednesday’s Video Software Dealers Assn. story. * * * The new label, which will focus on releasing restored vintage…
Strategies to keep laserdisc competitive against CD-I and CD-ROM are a topic of concern for video retailers and disc providers, who want the studios continue to support the format with special…
Announcing that "Aladdin" has passed the $ 200 million mark in box office grosses, Bill Mechanic, president of international theatrical and worldwide video for Buena Vista Home Video, unveiled the…
Columbia/Tri-Star Home Video will launch a new label, Vintage Home Video, which will distribute restored classics for the sell-through market, according to sources. Vintage, set to bow in October…