Warner Home Video

  1. Cinram Reups With Warner Music Group

    November 18, 2010 12:00 AM EST Canadian replicator Cinram International Income Fund may have stopped making DVDs for Warner Home Video, but it has reupped with Warner Music Group to supply recorded music products in the U.S., Canada and parts of Europe. "We are delighted t ...

  2. Warner Home Video Drops HD DVD Support

    January 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Warner Home Video on Friday announced it is casting its lot exclusively with the Blu-ray Disc format, leaving rival HD DVD with just two studios. The move, which had been both widely expected and publicly denied, comes on the eve of the Consumer E ...

  3. Fox Readies New Blu-Ray Wave

    August 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Nine titles expected for worldwide release. 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment Thursday (Aug. 31) is expected to reveal an ambitious slate of Blu-ray Disc titles, becoming the last of the five big studios supporting the next-generation optical di ...

  4. 'Sopranos' Hitting HD-DVD

    August 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Poised to become first TV series released on high-def discs. "The Sopranos" is poised to become the first TV series to be released on high-definition discs. HBO Video said Wednesday (Aug. 9) that its first release on the nascent HD-DVD f ...

  5. Still Waiting For HD-DVD

    March 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST Warner Home Video pushed its initial slate of titles. It's official: When the first HD-DVD players, from Toshiba, begin arriving in stores this month, there won't be any software for at least another three weeks. Warner Home Video said M ...

  6. Warner To Release 200 Catalog Titles This Year

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST Warner Home Video yesterday (Jan. 30) unveiled a huge theatrical catalog release slate for the year, which will include more than 200 separate titles. Warner Home Video yesterday (Jan. 30) unveiled a huge theatrical catalog release slate for the y ...

  7. Buena Vista, Warner Announce First Blu-ray Releases

    January 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Blu-ray ramp up continues as Buena Vista Home Entertainment and Warner Home Video have officially revealed their first releases for the format, which is expected to debut this spring. The Blu-ray ramp up continues as Buena Vista Home Entertain ...

  8. U.K. DVD Sales Fall 5% In 2005

    January 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST Maturing market, piracy blamed. Despite an increase in household penetration of DVD players, the U.K. home video market reported a 5% fall in unit sales in 2005, the British Video Association said Wednesday (Jan. 4). The blame for the decline was ...

  9. U.K. DVD Sales Fall 5% In 2005

    January 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST Despite an increase in household penetration of DVD players, the U.K. home video market reported a 5% fall in unit sales in 2005, the British Video Association said Wednesday (Jan. 4). Despite an increase in household penetration of DVD players, t ...

  10. Major Studios Report First Blu-ray Release Slates

    January 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST Four major studios today (Jan. 4) revealed their product slates in support of the next-generation Blu-ray DVD format. Four major studios today (Jan. 4) revealed their product slates in support of the next-generation Blu-ray DVD format. Sony Pictur ...

  11. Genius To Distribute Weinsteins

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST titles expected to be released each year. DVD producer/distributor Genius Products will now serve as the exclusive U.S. distributor of titles from The Weinstein Company, a film production firm formed by Bob and Harvey Weinstein, the founders of ...

  12. Warner Bros. Restructures Home Video, Digital Arms

    October 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Warner Bros. yesterday (Oct. 25) announced a major restructuring, which brings its home video distribution and digital content arms into one division called the Warner Home Entertainment Group. Warner Bros. yesterday (Oct. 25) announced a major re ...

  13. Warner Home Video Embraces Blu-ray

    October 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT As expected, Warner Home Video announced Oct. 20 that it will be releasing films on the high-definition format Blu-ray. LOS ANGELES -- As expected, Warner Home Video announced Oct. 20 that it will be releasing films on the high-definition format B ...

  14. Warner Home Video Embraces Blu-ray

    October 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Uni now the only studio to solely support HD DVD. As expected, Warner Home Video announced today (Oct. 20) that it will be releasing films on the high-definition format Blu-ray. Previously, WHV, which also includes sister companies New Line Home E ...

  15. Warner Home Video To Offer 'Movies That Pop'

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Users of video-on-demand or pay-per-view will get access to extra content when they watch select Warner Home Video titles starting this December. Users of video-on-demand or pay-per-view will get access to extra content when they watch select Warn ...

  16. Warner Reportedly Close To Blu-ray Deal

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Studio also embracing rival HD DVD. Warner Home Video is close to finalizing a deal to support Blu-ray Disc, sources close to the negotiations said Wednesday. The No. 1 DVD supplier would become the second major studio this week to say it will pub ...

  17. Intel, Microsoft Support HD DVD

    October 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT In the latest addition to the next-generation DVD format war between HD DVD and Blu-ray, Microsoft and Intel say they are backing the Toshiba-led HD DVD format. LOS ANGELES -- In the latest addition to the next-generation DVD format war between HD ...

  18. Warner, Universal Enter Int'l Pact

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Distrib agreement includes China, Russia. Warner Home Video and Universal Pictures International have entered into distribution agreements for the China and Russia markets. Under the terms of the new deals, WHV will distribute Universal product in ...

  19. Warner, Universal Enter Int'l Pact

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Distrib agreement includes China, Russia. Warner Home Video and Universal Pictures International have entered into distribution agreements for the China and Russia markets. Under the terms of the new deals, WHV will distribute Universal product in ...

  20. Fox On Board With Blu-Ray

    July 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT High definition DVD available in 2006. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment will support the Blu-ray high definition DVD next year. The company revealed today (July 29) its plans to debut a mix of new release, library and TV titles on the form ...

  21. Initial Slate Of HD DVDs Planned

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST The major studios backing Toshiba/NEC/Sanyo's new high-definition DVD format have announced their first group of titles, to be released on the format this Christmas. The major studios backing Toshiba/NEC/Sanyo's new high-definition DVD f ...

  22. Studios Planning Mini-DVD Releases

    January 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Five more home-video companies are getting on board with Mini-DVD. HBO Video, New Line Home Entertainment, Paramount Home Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and Universal Pictures Five more home-video companies are getting on ...

  23. Warner To Celebrate 50 Years Of TV

    December 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Yearlong DVD campaign highlights key series. Warner Home Video is launching a yearlong promotion celebrating 50 years of Warner Bros. Television. The campaign, "50 Years of Quality Television," will include DVD releases of more than 30 T ...

  24. U.K. Distributors Win Ruling Over Rental Prices

    November 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST U.K. home entertainment distributors are claiming victory in the ongoing battle over premium pricing of rental DVD and VHS films following a High Court ruling in the last week. LONDON (The Hollywood Reporter) -- U.K. home entertainment distributor ...

  25. Warner, Nat'l Geographic Extend Ties

    November 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Home Video and National Geographic have renewed their home entertainment distribution deal, for the third time. Warner Home Video and National Geographic have renewed their home entertainment distribution deal, for the third time. Under the ...

  26. Major Studios Sign Up For HD DVD

    November 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Three major studios -- Paramount, Universal and Warner Bros. -- will be releasing films on Toshiba/NEC/Sanyo's high definition (HD) DVD format over the next few years. Three major studios -- Paramount, Universal and Warner Bros. -- will be re ...

  27. Warner Home Video Ups Cardon

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Home Video (WHV) has upped Philippe Cardon to executive VP and GM for Europe, Middle East and Africa, effective immediately. Warner Home Video (WHV) has upped Philippe Cardon to executive VP and GM for Europe, Middle East and Africa, effect ...

  28. Warner Home Video Ups Cardon

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Home Video (WHV) has upped Philippe Cardon to executive VP and GM for Europe, Middle East and Africa, effective immediately. Warner Home Video (WHV) has upped Philippe Cardon to executive VP and GM for Europe, Middle East and Africa, effect ...

  29. Picture This

    July 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Warner Home Video decides to ban DVD screeners for retailers after the investingating the effectiveness of other studios' screener policies. Read Jill Kipnis' column. Warner Home Video decides to ban DVD screeners for retailers after the ...

  30. Warner Home Video Nixes DVD Screeners

    June 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Warner Home Video (WHV) says it will no longer distribute DVD screeners to retailers, in a move meant to combat movie piracy. Warner Home Video (WHV) says it will no longer distribute DVD screeners to retailers, in a move meant to combat movie pir ...

  31. McDonald's, Warner Team For Home Vid Series

    June 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Kids' titles to feature Ronald McDonald. McDonald's Corp. and Warner Home Video (WHV) have entered into a long-term distribution deal for a new live-action video series featuring Ronald McDonald. The first titles are expected in spring 2 ...

  32. Retailer Pays For Early 'King' Sales

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Warner Home Video, the DVD distributor of "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King," has suspended all home video shipments to international retailer Electronics Boutique for allegedly selling t LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter)—War ...

  33. Warner At Odds With Electronics Boutique

    May 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT WHV suspends shipments to retailer in "LOTR" spat. Warner Home Video (WHV) has suspended all home-video shipments to West Chester, Pa.-based retailer Electronics Boutique due to allegations that the retailer began selling "The Lord ...

  34. Warner At Odds With Electronics Boutique

    May 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Warner Home Video (WHV) has suspended all home-video shipments to West Chester, Pa.-based retailer Electronics Boutique due to allegations that the retailer began selling "The Lord of the Rings: The R Warner Home Video (WHV) has suspended all ...

  35. Deal Of A Lifetime For Warner Home Vid

    April 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Warner Home Video (WHV) and Lifetime Entertainment Services have signed an exclusive multi-year distribution deal. Warner Home Video (WHV) and Lifetime Entertainment Services have signed an exclusive multi-year distribution deal. Under the agreeme ...

  36. TV/Film Vets Start First Family Video Label

    April 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A group of former network and studio executives has formed First Family Entertainment. The home video label will be exclusively distributed by MGM Home Entertainment. A group of former network and studio executives has formed First Family Entertai ...

  37. Paramount To Distribute PBS Vids

    January 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST Paramount Home Entertainment has picked up distribution of PBS Home Video in the U.S. and Canada. The five-year partnership--which ends PBS' 10-year distribution deal with Warner Home Video--kicks off Paramount Home Entertainment has picked u ...