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Holiday Movie Season #301083

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 27, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Hollywood, California) Lackluster holiday movie season this year examined. [Theater chain owner Richard FOX - is disappointed.] [Michael DOUGLAS, Richard ZANUCK - believe movies are poor quality this year.] Role of videotapes in theater industry noted. [MAN - prefers watching movie at home.] [Theater owner Richard BERNARD - cites effect of videotaped movies on his business] [Theater owner Gary ADAMS - explains his remedy.] Sales so far this year of "Beverly Hills Cop" mentioned. [Paramount video executive Bob KLINGENSMITH - praises division's sales.] [Motion Picture Association spokesperson Jack VALENTI - resents lack of video revenue going to movie ind.] Season's movies listed.
REPORTER: David Browning

Reporter(s):
Browning, David;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:40

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