Anchor Bay Entertainment's family film 'Paddington' debuted at No. 1 the week ended May 3 on the Nielsen VideoScan First Alert chart, which tracks combined DVD and Blu-ray Disc unit sales, as well as the dedicated Blu-ray sales chart. Sony Pictures' 'The Wedding Ringer' topped the rental chart.
20th Century Fox Studios May 6 reported an 8% increase in third-quarter (March 31) operating income of $382 million, compared with income of $354 million during the prior-year period. Revenue increased 5% to $2.38 billion, from revenue of $2.27 billion a year ago.
Roku May 6 announced it has added the Sharp brand to its line of Internet-connected televisions. Sharp Roku TVs will be available for purchase exclusively at Best Buy in 43-inch and 50-inch screen sizes, priced at $380 and $500, respectively. The units feature 1080p Full HD resolution and a 60hz native refresh rate.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and Sony Pictures Classics have partnered with AARP Movies for Grownups to tout the home entertainment release of 'Still Alice' and bring consciousness to Alzheimer’s disease.