TITLE

UMD Movies Are HOT

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Home Media Retailing;7/10/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 28, Special Section p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the popularity of films on Playstation Portable's Universal Media Disc (UMD) video format. Indication of UMD movie sales; Variety of UMD entertainment releases; Total number of Sony Playstation Portable units sold in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
17602739

 

Related Articles

  • Disc production seen rising 9% this year. Palenchar // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;10/25/99, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p4 

    Predicts the growth of optical disc production in North America in 1999. Factors contributing to the growth; Expected growth of CD-ROM and DVD-Video; Decline in audio CD production.

  • Seeing Blu!  // Home Media Retailing;1/1/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p3 

    The article introduces a special report on the progress of Blu-ray Disc, a high-definition video disc format, as of December 19, 2005.

  • Movies for PSP. Richardson, Ken; Pachal, Peter // Sound & Vision;Oct2005, Vol. 70 Issue 8, p26 

    Reports on the release of several motion pictures for PlayStation Portable (PSP), including "Pirates of the Caribbean." Number of titles that have been released; Suggested Web site when searching for PSP movies in Universal Media Disc format.

  • UMD Shines a Bright Light On the Future of Video. Arnold, Thomas K. // Home Media Retailing;7/10/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 28, Special Section p3 

    Presents views on PlayStation Portable's Universal Media Disc (UMD), an optical disc encased in a protective plastic shell. Estimated number of movies and other programming that have been earmarked for UMD release; Launch of a publication about the UMD market by the periodical "Home Media...

  • Options grow for optical media packaging. Renstrom, Roger // Plastics News;6/21/1999, Vol. 11 Issue 18, p40 

    Reports on the development of alternatives to traditional polystyrene jewel-box packaging for optical media. Packaging for versatile discs; Introduction of Pull Pack box to hold individual compact discs.

  • Irritainment. Vermeulen, Amanda // Finance Week;7/21/2003, p79 

    Reports that the author is not as fond of watching movies in public places than she used to. Preference for waiting for them to be released on digital video disc format; Distractions besides cell phone conversations; Reprimand to noisy viewers.

  • `Schindler,' `T2' lead the way in special edition explosion. McGowan, Chris // Billboard;7/2/94, Vol. 106 Issue 27, p93 

    Focuses on developments concerning films on laserdisc format. Includes the increasing popularity of special edition releases; Films.

  • Major titles roll out for holidays; A special `Beauty' edition. McGowan, Chris // Billboard;10/23/93, Vol. 105 Issue 43, p98 

    Reports on the release of several motion pictures in laserdiscs. `Sleepless in Seattle'; `Unforgiven'; `Bram Stoker's Dracula'; More.

  • Laser discs for the holiday season. Frumkes, Roy // Films in Review;Dec93, Vol. 44 Issue 11/12, p380 

    Presents motion pictures in laser discs as gift suggestions for the holiday season. `Star Wars' trilogy; Director John Woo's `The Killer'; Animation collection `The Compleat Tex Avery'; Films from Walt Disney Co.; Offerings from MCA, Warner Bros., Pioneer, FoxVideo, MGM and Columbia/Tri Star.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics