Saturday, August 24, 2019

DISNEY WITHOLDING JOHN CARTER DISCS FROM NETFLIX, RED BOX

June 8, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Last February, the Walt Disney Co. quietly changed its policy of making DVD releases available to Redbox and Netflix on the same day that they went on sale in stores, but, unlike Universal and 20th Century Fox, it did not offer the two principal rental companies deep discounts on the DVDs in return for accepting […]

DISNEY MAY BECOME MEMBER OF 28-DAY-DELAY CLUB

June 6, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Walt Disney Studios may be about to join other studios that withhold their movies from kiosk operators Redbox and Blockbuster Express for at least 28 days after they are released for sale. Home Media magazine observed on its website Tuesday that Disney has no formal contract with Redbox and may be experimenting with the 28-day […]

PRODUCER DECLARES NEW YORKER CRITIC PERSONA NON GRATA

December 6, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

New Yorker critic David Denby has been barred from all future press screenings of films produced by Scott Rudin after Denby broke the embargo on reviews for David Fincher’s The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. Denby’s review, which will appear in this week’s edition of the magazine, describes the film as “a bleak but mesmerizing […]