German Home Entertainment Market Hits Record High in 2013
With sell-through and rental revenues of $2.4 billion last year, Germany continues to buck global DVD slump.
Germany to Pass U.K. to Become Europe’s No. 1 Blu-ray Market
Home entertainment revenue in Germany is set to grow 6.4 percent to $2.2 billion this year with 32.2 million Blu-ray discs sold.
‘Skyfall’ Helps German Video Market to a Record First Half
German first-half revenue tops $1 billion, bucking global DVD slump.
‘Dredd’ Buries ‘Frankenweenie’ In Home Video Sales
The sci-fi actioner reboot tops the sales chart while "Ted" and "The Bourne Legacy" lead in rentals.
‘Hatfields & McCoys’ Dominates Home Entertainment Charts
The History Channel mini-series sold about twice as many copies as the No. 2 title, "The Dark Knight."
‘Batman Begins,’ ‘The Dark Knight’ Top Blu-Ray Disc Sellers for the Week
In the wake of the theatrical opening of "The Dark Knight Rises," fans rushed to pick up copies of the two earlier installments.
Shout! Factory Buys Apps, Enters Video Time Machine
Pop-culture company acquires the popular app and two others in a partnership with Hollywood veteran Fred Seibert.
Shout! Factory Acquires Timeless Media Group
Titles gained include “The Virginian,” “Peter Gunn,” “Wagon Train” and Westerns starring Roy Rogers.
Shout! Factory, Saban Sign Home Entertainment Distribution Deal
The original "Power Rangers" series is among the titles included in the multi-year pact.
‘Madea’s Big Happy Family’ Unseats ‘Rio’ From Home Video Perch
The Tyler Perry comedy debuts at No. 1; "Sons of Anarchy" Season 3 set lands at No. 2.
Home Entertainment Spending Drops 3.6 Percent Second Quarter
But the decline is less than the 6.4 percent drop in the first quarter.
Dish Wooing New Customers by Giving Away Subscriptions to Blockbuster
Incoming CEO Joe Clayton says acquisitions and other initiatives are in store as it steps up competition with Netflix.