Hoping to secure more post-Oscar revenue, Columbia TriStar Home Video announced the June 2 video market release of triple statue winner "Howards End." Reps promise the arthouse fave will become the…
Live Home Video yesterday announced acquisition of exclusive homevideo rights to several Miramax pictures and projects, including "The Crying Game," and a joint production agreement for theatrical…
Chris Mayhew has a message for those who depend on moving pictures for a living: His images are better. Mayhew, a D.C.-based animator-turned-inventor, has spent eight years and $ 1. 9 million…
Riding high in the saddle on Oscar winner "Unforgiven" and the increasing momentum of the Western, Warner Home Video is planning to launch four Warner Westerns and five classic episodes of TV series…
'Pinocchio' 10.2 mil units shipped Walt Disney Home Video also reports that in just six days of release (March 23-28) the restored, reissued animated classic generated sales of more than 4 million…
Although not yet in the top 25, Disney's "Pinocchio" managed to muscle its way into the Daily Variety/VideoScan sell-through data even before its March 23 official release date.
The Federal Communications Commission has approved Bell Atlantic Corp.'s bid to become the first regional Bell telephone company to deliver films and other video programming over phone lines.
"Where the Red Fern Grows,""The Wild Pony,""The Eyes of Amaryllis,""The Point" and "On Golden Pond" are the first five titles to be distributed by Live Home Video via "Family Home Entertainment…
The Italian government is finally cracking down on rampant audiovisual piracy following widely publicized warnings last month from Motion Picture Export Assn. of America chairman Jack Valenti of…
January 1993 -- Blockbuster purchases 35% of Republic Pictures Corp. for $ 25 million in cash and stock-- a 10% premium -- giving it direct access to an extensive film library.