Family Video permanently shuttered half its footprint this year amid fallout from COVID-19. Now it's "all hands on deck" for the tenacious retailer. Article about the chain's history and the Save the Video Store campaign from Retail Dive, DEC 2020.
WB's 2021 movies will each stream on HBO Max for one month. They will also play in theaters, keeping the relationship with movie theater distributors like AMC and Regal. The plan is to run this experiment for one year.
The boost in home entertainment options stemming from the stay-at-home phase of the coronavirus pandemic has apparently sparked a slight resurgence from an old friend: good ol’ DVD. Huzzah! By John Latchem for Media Play News, May 2020.
Guests will be ferried through a cordoned area in the front door, asked whether anyone in their household had flu symptoms in the last 14 days, and finally be subjected to an infrared temperature screening. IndieWire, 2 May 2020.
Sling's free offering includes breaking news and live events from ABC News Live, movies and kids’ content for families and other lifestyle and entertainment programming. Article from TechCrunch, 18 MAR 2020.