USA irked as Amazon hawks 'Traffic' video

Hettrick, Scott; Hayes, Dade
January 2001
Daily Variety;01/10/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 27, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the conflict between electronic retailer Amazon.com and USA Films over the video release of the motion picture 'Traffic.' Reaction of USA to the scheduled video release by the e-tailer; Encouragement of customers to place video orders at Amazon.


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