BMG Video (Warning Screens)

From the Audiovisual Identity Database, the motion graphics museum

American/British/Australian Warning Screen

Screen (1987-2003)

Visuals: There is the following text scrolling up on a black background, then stopping at the center of the screen:

WARNING: The copyright proprietors have
licensed the cinematograph film, sound
recordings and packaging artwork contained in
this videocassette for private home use only.
All other rights are reserved. Any un-
authorised use including but not limited to
copying, editing, lending, exchanging,
renting, hiring, exhibiting, public
performance, radio or television
broadcasting or any other diffusion, or
otherwise dealing with this videocassette
or any part thereof is strictly prohibited

Variant: A variant exists with an alternate arrangement of the text.

Technique: Chyron effects.

Audio: None.

Availability: Seen on BMG Video releases on videocassette.

Japanese Warning Screen

Screen (1990-2003)

Visuals: There is the following text scrolling up on a black background:

1990-1995
著作権所有者は私的な家庭内の使用に
限りこのビデオカセットを構成する映像、
音声、カバー・アートワークの使用を許可し
ました。その他のあらゆる権利は留保さ
れています。許可なくこのビデオカセットの
全部又は一部の複製、編集、貸与、交換、
賃貸借、展示、公開演奏、ラジオあるいは
テレビジョン放送又はその他の放送等、あ
るいは他の営利目的に使用することは固く
葉止されています。
1995-2003
●おことわり:著作権所有者は私的
な家庭内の使用に限りこのビデオグ
ラムを構成する映像、音声、カバー
・アートワークの使用を許可しまし
た。その他のあらゆる権利は留保さ
れています。許可なくこのビデオグ
ラムの全部又は一部の複製、編集、
貸与、交換、賃貸借、展示、公開演
奏、ラジオあるいはテレビジョン放
送又はその他の放送等、あるいは他
の営利目的に使用することは固く葉
止されています。

Translations:

  • 1990-1995:
    The copyright owner has granted permission to use the video, sound, and cover artwork that make up this videocassette for private household use only. All other rights are reserved. Any reproduction, editing, rental, exchange, lease, display, public performance, radio, television or other broadcasting, or other commercial use of this videocassette in whole or in part without permission is strictly prohibited.
  • 1995-2003:
    ●Disclaimer: The copyright owner has granted permission to use the video, sound, and cover artwork that make up this videogram for private household use only. All other rights are reserved. Any reproduction, editing, rental, exchange, lease, display, public performance, radio, television or other broadcasting, or other commercial use of this videogram in whole or in part without permission is strictly prohibited.

Technique: Chyron effects.

Audio: None.

Availability: Seen on BMG Video releases on videocassette in Japan.