- Latin America--at a glance. Besas, Peter // Variety;3/28/94, Vol. 354 Issue 8, p52
Provides an overview of Latin American countries with respect to United States investments, theatrical attendance, television stations and cable television. Definition; Population; Economies; Argentina; Chile; Brazil; Mexico.
- First-Run VOD. // Multichannel News;4/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p88
Presents a list of first-run and continuing movies in the video-on-demand window from major studies that supply product to cable operators in the U.S.
- Movies Lead, All Other Follow. Figler, Andrea // Cable World (10427228);10/28/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 40, p44
Reports on the role of motion pictures in the evolution and popularity of video-on-demand (VOD) cable and satellite services in the U.S. Significance of VOD units to the cable television industry; Popularity of movies to on-demand consumers; Cable networks that are expanding their content for...
- First-Run VOD. // Multichannel News;8/1/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 31, p56
Presents several charts on the first-run and continuing movies in the video-on-demand window from the major film studios that supply product to cable operators in the U.S. Box-office gross of "Constantine"; Release date of "Meet the Fockers"; Studio that released "The Pacifier."
- Hooray for Hollywood. Egan, Jack // Variety;8/25/2003, Vol. 392 Issue 2, pA28
Discusses the importance of motion pictures to HBO and other cable television channels. Estimated number of films broadcast by HBO and Cinemax per year; Signs of the importance of theatrical movies for HBO; Details of the agreement between HBO and AOL Time Warner.
- Research:. // CableFAX Daily;5/2/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 85, p2
Highlights the results of a study on cable programming in the U.S., conducted by Arbitron. Percentage of respondents who stated that basic cable networks should be able to air whatever programming they want; Information on video-on-demand format; Impact of the study on the cable industry.
- Plug 'n' Play 'n' Audio. Krauss, Jeffrey // CED;Mar2004, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p66
Focuses on the plug-and-play agreement between the cable television industry and the consumer electronics industry in the U.S. Copy protection procedures for valuable programming; Memorandum of understanding concerning encoding rules; Implications for the movie industry.
- NICK PACTS WITH MATTEL. Shirkani, K.D. // Daily Variety;05/04/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 44, p5
Highlights Nickelodeon's deal with Mattel Inc. which gives the toy giant rights to all Nick motion picture and children's television programming properties and any future global franchise properties.
- HOLLYWOOD'S HOLD ON THE NEW TELEVISION TECHNOLOGIES. Gomery, Douglas // Screen;Spring88, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p82
The article discusses the central role played by the U.S. film industry in its distribution and exhibition of feature films. During the 1970s, Hollywood earned the bulk of its profit from films exhibited in theaters while films sold to television networks accounted for ten percent of its total...