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U.K. Blu-ray Disc Sales Up 20% in Q3   31 Oct, 2016

Sales of Blu-ray Disc movies in the United Kingdom increased 20% in the third-quarter (ended Sept....More>>

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Insights: Conversations With the Captains of the Industry — Man Jit Singh   31 Oct, 2016

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment president Man Jit Singh discusses how the studio is adapting to a...More>>

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Sony Pictures Scares Up Q2 Profit   1 Nov, 2016

Sony Pictures Nov. 1 reported a $32 million second-quarter (ended Sept. 30) operating profit on...More>>

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'Deadpool' Disc Sales Help Fox Double Q1 Operating Profit   2 Nov, 2016

Packaged-media and digital sales of 'Deadpool' contributed to 20th Century Fox Studios reporting...More>>

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Warner Home Video Ups Q3 Movie Revenue   2 Nov, 2016

Warner Home Video Nov. 2 reported revenue of $368 million in the third quarter (ended Sept. 30)...More>>

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Lionsgate Melding Starz Distribution Into Unified Home Entertainment Unit Headed by Jim Packer and Ron Schwartz   3 Nov, 2016

Lionsgate will integrate Starz Distribution into its home entertainment operations, headed by Jim...More>>

Jim Packer and Ron Schwartz
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GameStop Says October New Releases Underperformed   3 Nov, 2016

GameStop said new video games released in October failed to meet expectations, and would contribute...More>>

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Paramount Home Media Distribution Ups Q4 Revenue 23%   9 Nov, 2016

Paramount Pictures Nov. 9 reported a $37 million increase in fourth-quarter (ended Sept. 30)...More>>

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Disney Finds Tough Q4 Comps Without Cinematic Superheroes   10 Nov, 2016

For Walt Disney Studios, unfortunately, not every theatrical release hails from Marvel, Pixar or...More>>

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DEG Launches Hedy Lamarr Awards for Entertainment Technology   11 Nov, 2016

DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group has created annual awards on behalf of the late actress Hedy...More>>

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London Post Office Manager Gets Two-Year Jail Sentence for Selling Counterfeit DVDs   11 Nov, 2016

A 36-year-old manager of a London post office has been sentenced to 25 months in jail for charges...More>>

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Best Buy Widens Q3 Same-Store Entertainment Decline   17 Nov, 2016

Best Buy Nov. 17 reported a 9.4% decline in same-store entertainment sales, compared with a 6% drop...More>>

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Trans World Entertainment Nearly Doubles Q3 Loss   17 Nov, 2016

Trans World Entertainment Corp. Nov. 17 reported a third-quarter (ended Oct. 29) loss of $8.1...More>>

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Retailers Ready Black Friday Disc, Digital Deals   22 Nov, 2016

The post-Thanksgiving (Nov. 25) Black Friday retail holiday has long included DVD and Blu-ray Disc...More>>

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Barnes & Noble Nook Narrows Q2 Loss   22 Nov, 2016

Barnes & Noble Nov. 22 said its Nook Digital Business unit reported a second-quarter (ended Oct....More>>

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Industry Celebrates Hall of Fame Honorees   7 Dec, 2016

The home entertainment industry turned out Dec. 6 to honor actor and filmmaker Jon Favreau, Epix...More>>

Jon Favreau (Photo by: Rob Latour/Variety)
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Lionsgate Closes Starz Acquisition   8 Dec, 2016

As expected, shareholders have overwhelmingly approved Lionsgate’s $4.4 billion purchase of...More>>

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21st Century Fox, Sky Reach Agreement on Possible $15 Billion Merger    9 Dec, 2016

Sky plc. Dec. 9 disclosed its board, as well as the board of directors from 21st Century Fox Inc.,...More>>

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Fox, Sky Agree to $15 Billion Acquisition   15 Dec, 2016

21st Century Fox Inc. and Sky plc. Dec. 15 formally announced an agreement regarding Fox’s...More>>

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2016 Year in Review   19 Dec, 2016

Another year of rapid change in home entertainment produced some strange bedfellows.More>>

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