In a new marketing ploy taking advantage of the interactive age, movie studios have begun trying to reach moviegoers through the personal computer.
Trimark Pictures promoted Tim Swain on Monday to senior VP of domestic distrib, responsible for theatrical and homevideo releases.
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…
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.
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…
Responding to the tremendous growth in the children's homevideo market, Universal Cartoon Studios has changed its focus from supplying animated programs for television to producing made-for-video…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. has no intention of taking full control of Spelling Entertainment, the company said. The giant video and music retailer made the announcement at Spelling's annual…
AME Inc., the bankrupt video post house, has a new owner. In a lengthy auction process, the company was pulled from bankrupcty by a whopping $ 17 million bid from Westar Capital in Costa Mesa.
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…
MGM/UA Home Video said its unrated versions of "Body of Evidence" and "The Lover" were responsible for 70% of its vidcassette orders. MGM/UA has shipped 255,000 copies of the Madonna film and 51,000…
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…
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