Bill Mechanic Got Candid About Inclusion at DEG's Canon Club

Bill Mechanic at Canon Club
Mechanic with DEG's Amy Jo Smith (c.) and Madeline Di Nonno of the Geena Davis Institute for Gender in Media.
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NEW THIS WEEK | 06-25-2018

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BLU-RAY AND DVD

Alice: the Complete Seventh Season (Warner Bros.)

Big Hero 6 The Series: Back In Action! (Disney)

Black Lightning: The Complete First Season (Warner Bros.)

A Breed Apart (Cinedigm)

Christmas in Evergreen (Cinedigm)

The Colossus of Rhodes (1961) (Warner Bros.)

The Curse Of The Cat People (Cinedigm)

Escape of Prisoner 614 (Lionsgate)

Escape Plan 2: Hades (Lionsgate)

Peyton Place: Part Four (Cinedigm)

Spinning Man (Lionsgate)

Superfly (1972) (Warner Bros.)

Survive! (Cinedigm)

Tyler Perry’s Acrimony (Lionsgate)

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BB (Cinedigm)

China Salesman (The Orchard)

Christmas In Evergreen (Cinedigm)

Escape of Prisoner 614 (Lionsgate)

Isle of Dogs (Fox)

The Last Revolutionary (Cinedigm)

A Lesson in Cruelty (Cinedigm)

Spinning Man (Lionsgate)

Super Troopers 2 (Fox)

Survive! (Cinedigm)

Trade (Cinedigm)

Turtle Tale (Lionsgate)

The Ultimate Fighter Season 27: Team Miocic vs Team Cormier – Undefeated: Episode 11 (Cinedigm)

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ON DEMAND

BB (Cinedigm)

Black Water (Lionsgate)

China Salesman (The Orchard)

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July 18, 2018

DEG – EMA – MovieLabs Joint Working Group

Loews Hollywood Hotel

July 17-18, 2018

Los Angeles Entertainment Summit

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“I think a lot of people have said not only is he focused only on selling to Disney but he really wants Disney stock and wants to be a long-term owner. We believe that is factually incorrect.”

 

–  BTIG media analyst Rich Greenfield on his belief that Rupert Murdoch is looking beyond Disney for the best possible deal for the sale of of the bulk of 21st Century Fox’s assets.  [Cheddar]

MGM is working to reposition the subscription service Epix into a legitimate competitor to other premium pay TV channels and streaming services through investment in original content, new distribution deals. [Deadline]

I Can Only Imagine is the Top Blu-ray DVD Sellers title

I Can Only Imagine (2018), from Lionsgate, took the No. 1 spot on the Top Blu-ray & DVD Sellers chart for the week ended June 16  [NPD VideoScan].

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July 18, 2018

DEG – EMA – MovieLabs Joint Working Group

Loews Hollywood Hotel

July 17-18, 2018

Los Angeles Entertainment Summit

Loews Hollywood Hotel

The Word

“I THINK A LOT OF PEOPLE HAVE SAID NOT ONLY IS HE FOCUSED ONLY ON SELLING TO DISNEY BUT HE REALLY WANTS DISNEY STOCK AND WANTS TO BE A LONG-TERM OWNER. WE BELIEVE THAT IS FACTUALLY INCORRECT.”

 

–  BTIG media analyst Rich Greenfield on his belief that Rupert Murdoch is looking beyond Disney for the best possible deal for the sale of of the bulk of 21st Century Fox’s assets.  [Cheddar]

Member Spotlight

MGM is working to reposition the subscription service Epix into a legitimate competitor to other premium pay TV channels and streaming services through investment in original content, new distribution deals. [Deadline]

Research

I Can Only Imagine is the Top Blu-ray DVD Sellers title

I Can Only Imagine (2018), from Lionsgate, took the No. 1 spot on the Top Blu-ray & DVD Sellers chart for the week ended June 16  [NPD VideoScan].