SIC Industry Description

Industry: 7822—Motion Picture and Video Tape Distribution
Establishments primarily engaged in the distribution (rental or sale) of theatrical and nontheatrical motion picture films or in the distribution of video tapes and disks, except to the general public. Establishments engaged in both distribution and production are classified in Industry 7812. Establishments primarily engaged in renting video tapes and disks to the general public are classified in Industry 7841, and those engaged in the sale of video tapes and disks to individuals for personal or household use are classified in Retail Trade, Industry 5735.

Film exchanges, motion pictureTape distribution for television
Motion picture distribution, exclusive of productionTapes, video, recorded—wholesale
Rental of motion picture filmVideo tapes, recorded—wholesale
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
7822Motion Picture and Tape Distribution34,349
782200Motion picture and tape distribution33,781
78220000Motion picture and tape distribution33,781
782201Film exchange services123
78220100Film exchange services24
78220101Film exchange, for television: motion picture40
78220102Film exchange, motion picture59
782202Film rental services61
78220200Film rental services40
78220201Film rental, for television: motion picture7
78220202Film rental, motion picture14
782203Motion picture distribution181
78220300Motion picture distribution97
78220301Distribution, exclusive of production: motion picture37
78220302Distribution, for television: motion picture47
782204Television and video tape distribution203
78220400Television and video tape distribution72
78220401Television tape distribution22
78220402Video tapes, recorded: wholesale109