The Writers Guild of America said the proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable by Comcast would unfairly advantage the cabler’s stake in the multichannel video program and broadband distribution markets.
Hastings Entertainment March 24 reported fourth-quarter (ended Jan. 31) net income of $2.3 million, up 91% from net income of $1.2 million during the previous-year period. Revenue declined $5.2 million to $136.4 million due in part to operating 10 fewer stores than a year ago.
Among the myriad projects starring the Marvel Comics characters, one of the more distinctive involves a series of anime projects by Japanese animation studio Madhouse. The latest is the March 25 Blu-ray and DVD release of 'Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher,' distributed by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.