adv

Home Media Magazine
SUBSCRIBE : Magazine | Newsletter
 
BlogsHM Insider
Contact Us
Friday, September 15, 2017
The Jungle Book 'Jungle Book' Holds Off 'Now You See Me 2' to Retain No. 1 Spot on Disc Sales Charts

Walt Disney Studios’ 'The Jungle Book' topped the national home video sales charts for the second consecutive week. The film received a strong challenge from Lionsgate’s 'Now You See Me 2' bowing at No. 2 on the NPD VideoScan First Alert sales chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, as well as the dedicated Blu-ray Disc sales chart the week ended Sept. 11.

Full Story >>
 

CBS Delaying 'Star Trek' TV Re-Launch Premiere Until May

Subscription streaming service CBS All Access Sept. 14 announced the highly-anticipated TV debut of “Star Trek: Discovery” has been pushed back to May 2017. In addition, a spinoff of “The Good Wife” has been slated for February — the original premiere month for “Discovery.”

Full Story >>
 

NBC Universal CEO Steve Burke NBC Universal CEO: OTT Video Biz Still a Dream

Speaking Sept. 14 at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch investor brokers conference in Los Angeles, Stephen Burke, CEO of NBC Universal and senior EVP of Comcast Corp., said the media company is trying to solve the industrywide challenge of creating business models and investment ideas that are commensurate with the time increasing numbers of consumers are spending on the Internet.

Full Story >>
 

Sling TV Partners with Vudu, Offers Free Fox Movies

Sling TV Sept. 14 announced it is offering new subscribers who purchase select consumer electronics at Walmart.com two months of either Sling Orange ($20) or Sling Blue ($25) service, in addition to streaming access to 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment movies 'Taken' (theatrical version), 'Cast Away' and 'Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears A Who!' on Vudu.com.

Full Story >>
 

Netflix Inks Cable Deal With Liberty Global

Netflix Sept. 14 announced a deal with John Malone’s Liberty Global Group that gives the world’s largest international cable TV and broadband company’s subscribers (59 million) in 30 countries direct access (with separate subscription) to the SVOD pioneer.

Full Story >>
 

adv

Home Media Magazine is a division of Questex LLC.
4590 MacArthur Blvd., Suite 500, Newport Beach, CA 92660
© 2017 Questex LLC. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part is prohibited without written permission.