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Blu-ray To Surpass Dvd Next Year

By next year, Blu-ray will surpass DVD as the preferred home video format in America, and by 2014 it will account for 41 percent of total home entertainment spending, according to a study by the...

Mgm Returns To Making Cartoons

MGM, once the home of William Hanna and Joseph Barbera's Tom and Jerry characters and a slew of additional cartoon creatures created by the likes of Tex Avery, Friz Freleng, and Bob Clampett, is getting...

Private Jennifer Lopez Tape Stolen

An intimate video of Jennifer Lopez with her ex-husband Ojani Noa has been allegedly stolen.His current girlfriend Claudia Vazquez has been in possession of the data drive which contains the footage, but she now claims...

Disney To Lay Off 250; Other Studios May Follow

Noting sweeping changes in the way movies are being distributed these days -- on small, inexpensive discs rather than bulky, expensive film reels -- and a downturn in sales of DVDs, published reports said on...

Pirates Not A Hit With Pirates

Pirates of the Caribbean On Stranger Tides may be tearing up the box-office charts domestically and overseas, but a pirated copy available via BitTorrent is a veritable flop. The copy was uploaded the day after...

Warners Putting Up More Films On Facebook

Raising the question, who needs Netflix when you've got Facebook, Warner Bros. on Sunday added five more films that can be rented via their Facebook pages using $3-4 worth of Facebook Credits (which can be...

Cable May Usher In 3d Dvd's

Cable could pave the way for 3D DVDs. Currently most home video distributors have shied away from producing 3D Blu-ray discs given the small base of 3D television sets in homes today. For months last...

Megamind Wins Home Entertainment Trifecta

Megamind appears to have a mind of its own. While the movie made the poorest showing at the box office of any of the three released by DreamWorks Animation last year, it has turned out...

Dragon Lifts Dreamworks's Earnings

"In 2010, DreamWorks Animation became the first studio to release three feature-length CG animated films in a single year," CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg observed during a conference call on Thursday. " How to Train Your Dragon,...

Creeping Dvd Window Closing By Studios

In an apparent effort to avoid antagonizing theater owners, studios have been slowly reducing the window between the time films play in theaters and the time they are released on home video, Home Media magazine...

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