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Home Entertainment Convention #306300

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 11, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Sam Ford) VCR industry's growth and implications for theater industry examined. [PEOPLE - prefer videotapes.] [Prof. Todd GITTLIN - notes VCR market is growing faster than did the television market] [Videotheque manager John ORLOFF - describes store's success.] [Motion Picture Association of America spokesperson Jack VALENTI - prefers theater screen over TV.] [Pioneer Electronics spokesperson Rich QUATTRONE, Nippon Electric Corporation spokesperson Tom TESTERMAN - note state of home entertainment technology.] [Movie critic Gene SISKEL - doesn't think home video business will kill movie industry; explains.] Amt. grossed by "Beverly Hills Cop" video mentioned.

Ford, Sam;
Schieffer, Bob

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