Trans World Entertainment Corp. July 30 said it plans to buy more than 417,000 shares of common stock for $2.1 million from investors willing to sell back to the parent of the f.y.e. (For Your Entertainment) chain as part of a modified “Dutch auction.”
Starz and 20th Century Fox Television Distribution July 30 said they have closed a multiyear movie catalog licensing deal for hundreds of Fox movies to air on the Starz and Encore pay-TV channels and associated video-on-demand and authenticated online offerings, such as Starz Play and Encore Play.
With Paramount’s 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' being the first movie that grossed more than $100 million domestically to make its way to home video since 'Oz the Great and Powerful' June 11, retailers lined up to give special treatment.