Today in Connected Consumer

The decline in DVD sales has reached the crisis point in Hollywood. A nearly 80 percent decline in DVD revenue from 2007 to 2009 is undercutting efforts to sell MGM, and may impact Disney’s efforts to off load Miramax. And in an extraordinary pair of memos, senior execs at Sony Pictures lay out the impact the collapse of DVD revenue is having on the studios’ overall business as it prepares to lay off 450 staffers.