Oscar Lifts 'Blue Sky' Orders
ge's Academy Award-winning performance in "Blue Sky" has greatly increased interest in the videotape, according to Orion Pictures here, creator of the movie.
The PG-13 rated movie earned under $3 million at the box office, but nearly $9 million in video orders, about 15% of which is from supermarkets. "This is unprecedented at Orion," said Herb Dorfman, president of home video. "I attribute video success of this film to all the awards that Je