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'The Interview' Gets Expanded VOD, Theatrical Access   31 Dec, 2014

Sony Pictures Dec. 31 announced access to ‘R’-rated buddy comedy 'The Interview' has been...More>>

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20% of Viewers Opt for Recorded TV   11 Jan, 2011

A 52% increase in household use of the digital video recorder (DVR) in the past three years has...More>>

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2013 Year in Review   30 Dec, 2013

Amazon, Redbox, Hulu, Blockbuster, UltraViolet, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 all made big headlines...More>>

Dish decided to close its remaining Blockbuster stores in 2013
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2014 Year in Review   21 Dec, 2014

The industry’s move toward digital delivery became even more pronounced in 2014, with the rise of...More>>

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35 Movers & Shakers of Home Entertainment — 2014   22 Dec, 2014

For our 35th anniversary, 'Home Media Magazine' is taking a look at 35 of the most influential...More>>

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9/10: Packaged Media's Forgotten Milestone    7 Sep, 2014

The day before hijacked American Airlines Flight 11 and United Airlines Flight 175 slammed into the...More>>

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A Blockbuster Is Hard to Find   3 Sep, 2013

Redbox has skillfully filled in, and taken over, the disc rental market as Blockbuster has pulled...More>>

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A New Blockbuster   23 Mar, 2015

Redbox’s power in the physical rental business rivals defunct Blockbuster Video.More>>

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Airlines Soar Above Windows   2 Dec, 2010

On a Delta flight from Atlanta during the Thanksgiving weekend, Angela McCleer was given the...More>>

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse
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All Movies Headed Toward ‘Windowed’ Release   2 Aug, 2010

Fallout from the recent below-par financial results for Redbox continues with William Blair & Co....More>>

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Amazon Considering Acquiring U.K. Streaming Service   3 Jan, 2011

Amazon is reportedly contemplating acquiring majority ownership of LoveFilm, the United...More>>

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Amazon Counters AppleTV With 99-Cent TV Programs   2 Sep, 2010

Amazon.com moved quickly to counter the re-launch of AppleTV by offering identical episodic...More>>

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Amazon Shuttering Lovefilm Disc Rental Biz   15 Aug, 2017

Amazon will shut down disc rental service Lovefilm By Post in the United Kingdom and Germany Oct....More>>

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Amazon Upping Content Investment in LoveFilm, Prime Streaming   25 Oct, 2011

Amazon is ramping up content investment in its London-based LoveFilm disc and streaming rental...More>>

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Analyst Expects 'Solid' Fiscal Quarter From Redbox   30 Mar, 2015

With the fiscal quarter of many corporations set to end March 31, Redbox’s Q1 financial results...More>>

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Analyst Glimpses Beyond Netflix's Pomp and Circumstance   23 Jan, 2014

Netflix lost about 200,000 disc subscribers during the quarter, ending with 6.93 million subs —...More>>

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Analyst Projects Rental Surge Over the Next Two Weeks   8 Jul, 2013

Rental revenue from new releases over the next two weeks should substantially exceed rental revenue...More>>

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Analyst Questions Wisdom of Major Studio 99-Cent Rentals on YouTube   25 Nov, 2011

With YouTube offering hundreds of major Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment movies for...More>>

'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 2'
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Analyst Says Redbox Should Raise Prices   27 Jan, 2014

With the average movie ticket costing more than $8, and studios slowly upping transactional...More>>

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Analyst Warns Against Possible Redbox Price Hike   17 Oct, 2014

With Netflix acknowledging that a recent $1 price hike for new customers contributed to the SVOD...More>>

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