Warner Bros. has little doubt there's an opportunity to turn premium VOD into a lucrative new revenue stream.
In response to a Variety report earlier today on firmed premium VOD rollouts, the National Assn. of Theater Owners released a statement expressing the org's "surprise and strong disappointment" on…
Hollywood has firmed up its plans to roll out premium VOD next month.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Bad for business -- that's how NATO chief John Fithian describes the plan by some studios to push the envelope on premium VOD offerings this year.
Time Warner is moving forward with plans to lead Hollywood's charge in taking back control of the homevideo biz, readying to launch a premium video-on-demand service in the coming months and lengthen…