Rolle spent 10 years at HBO, rising to Director of Marketing and New Media for HBO Home Video
, before moving on to MTV, AOL Black Voices and Women's and Lifestyle Programming, and BET Networks.
HBO Home Video
does not discuss specific sales figures, but several industry sources estimate that it sold 4 million ``Greek Wedding'' DVDs during the first five days of release.
Since March, Warner and its affiliates -- MGM Home Entertainment, New Line Home Video and HBO Home Video
-- have been releasing DVD titles in only seven cities: Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, New York and Washington, D.
Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video
and New Line Home Entertainment.
NEW YORK -- In an effort to find a place in a fourth quarter brimming with video megahits, HBO Home Video
has launched a new label -- HBO Perspectives -- aimed at African-Americans.
We think this will truly be the gift that will keep on giving and will go down in video history as well,'' said Henry McGee, president of HBO Home Video
The reason: Urbanworld's break-even business model allows for "output deals" with Sony's Columbia Tri-Star division and HBO Home Video
NEW YORK -- To capitalize on the prominent growth currently experienced by the sell-through children's genre, HBO Home Video
, in a major strategic shift, is emphasizing home video sales over rentals.