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2008-12-01 23:00:00

DALLAS and LOS ANGELES, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Blockbuster Inc.

2008-12-02 08:18:12

A newly signed three-year deal makes Blockbuster the exclusive physical retail outlet for Live Nation Ticketing, the U.S. companies announced Tuesday. Live Nation Ticketing is Live Nation's new in-house ticketing company.

2008-11-25 11:10:00

Blockbuster on Tuesday released details of a new digital media player that will give consumers the ability to rent movies and TV shows from their home television set.

2008-09-25 09:00:26

ChoiceStream, the premier personalization services provider for leading e-retail, entertainment, TV and mobile brands, today announced the availability of RealRelevance(R) Anywhere personalized recommendation service, an automated software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution that drives consumer loyalty and revenue growth through personalized recommendations.

2008-09-16 06:00:19

By Martyn McLaughlin ONE day, writer Peter Benchley came across a newspaper story about a Long Island fisherman who caught a 4,500lb great white shark. "I thought to myself, 'What would happen if one of those came around and wouldn't go away?'" Benchley later recalled.

2008-08-14 00:00:00

By Justino Aguila BURBANK - Before she closes Lakeside Video at the end of the month, Yesook Kim will snatch one of her favorite movies from the 15,000-plus titles on her shelves and take it home with her. "I love 'A Bronx Tale' with Robert De Niro," said Kim, 62.

2008-07-26 00:00:27

By Geoffrey Macnab Starting today, 'The Independent' is giving away free films online.

2008-07-20 18:00:23

HEART-THROB James McAvoy will pick up pounds 12million to star in two sequels to this summer's blockbuster film Wanted. Hollywood bosses have given the go-ahead to the action thrillers in which Scot McAvoy, 29, plays office nerd-turned-assassin Wesley Gibson.

2008-07-02 09:00:39

Blockbuster, a provider of rental and retail movie and game entertainment, and the United Service Organizations are teaming up to bring entertainment to the latter's service members and their families.

2008-07-02 09:00:00

Circuit City Stores Inc. will not be sold to Blockbuster Inc. The Dallas-based movie rental chain announced last night it was withdrawing its nearly $1.3 billion offer after reviewing the consumer electronic retailer's finances.

Word of the Day
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
The word 'ultimo' comes from the Latin phrase 'ultimo mense', 'in the last month'.