VOD Day & Date with DVD A Mistake For Studios

So says a new note by Pali Research analysts Rich Greenfield and Mark Smaldon ..they say that even though Comcast and Time Warner Cable are currently trialling the release of movies on their VOD systems at the same time that those same movies are released on DVD, it would be a grave mistake for the movie industry in the long run, as it would dramatically increase the volatility of the business (in what is already an inherently poor ROI business). The typical window used to be 30-45 days between a DVD