Home Media Magazine
SUBSCRIBE : Magazine | Newsletter
NewsReviewsResearchHigh-DefElectronic DeliveryProduct NewsOpinionPollAgent DVD
Contact Us
Saturday, December 03, 2016
<i>Angels & Demons</i> Black Friday Shakes Up Disc Sales

Rampant Black Friday discounting, promotions and ubiquitous Disney merchandisers in large chains such as Best Buy had a marked impact on the national home video sales chart the week ended Nov. 29. Up was the top DVD seller, while new release Angels & Demons was the top rental.

Full Story >>

Analysts: Cyber Monday Sales Up

Spurred by the Black Friday momentum, so-called Cyber Monday (Nov. 30) retail sales rose significantly from a year ago, despite the fact that percentage increases cited by analysts varied from 13.7% to 83%.

Full Story >>

Wal-Mart Cuts Video Game Pricing

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. through Dec. 24 is offering a $50 gift card with the purchase of a Nintendo Wii console, in addition to cutting video game prices upwards of 20% for the top 25 game titles.

Full Story >>

Video Buyers Group: Redbox ‘Work-Around’ Not Working

Despite public pronouncements to the contrary, Redbox’s ability to stock new-release DVD movies from three major Hollywood studios is not working, according to the Video Buyers Group.

Full Story >>

Reports: YouTube May Offer Fee TV

Several news outlets, quoting unnamed sources at Google, are reporting that YouTube may start charging consumers to stream TV episodes.

Full Story >>

HM on Twitter

Get Home Media Magazine updates on Twitter. Visit

Home Media Magazine is a division of Questex LLC.
4590 MacArthur Blvd., Suite 500, Newport Beach, CA 92660
© 2016 Questex LLC. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part is prohibited without written permission.