U extends D'Works pact

Snyder, Gabriel
November 2003
Daily Variety;11/12/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 29, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that Universal Pictures has extended its homevid and foreign theatrical distribution pact with Dreamworks SKG in the U.S. Term of the extension; Pact coverage; Details on Universal Pictures' relationship with DreamWorks; Acquisition plans of the company.


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