Sony Pictures Home Entertainment stung the competition with 'The Green Hornet,' as the action-comedy film based on the classic TV show, with $98.8 million in theatrical earnings, debuted at No. 1 on all three home video charts for the week ended May 8.
Time Warner Inc. CEO Jeff Bewkes May 11 dismissed any notions there might be a content license deal forthcoming between subsidiary HBO and Netflix — a scenario many believe would cement the online disc rental pioneer as a “must-stream” behemoth.
Production company Point.360 May 11 reported its automated Movie>Q rental and retail chain generated third-quarter (ended March 31) revenue of about $1 million. Disc rental revenue for the first nine months topped $1.7 million.