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  1. NBCUniversal announces new network group, management changesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... some changes to its lineup. Chelsea Handler s igned off from "Chelsea Lately" in August to do a new talk show for Netflix . The network also recently lost Joan Rivers, its leading host of the popular red carpet gabfest "Fashion Police." Kolb, who ...


  2. Netflix Joins Movie Biz With 'Crouching Tiger' SequelRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Investor's Business Daily

    Next year, it will stream the long-awaited sequel to the Oscar-winning martial-arts epic "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" at the same time it premieres in select Imax theaters worldwide. Late Monday, Netflix announced an exclusive streaming deal with the Weinstein Co.


  3. UPDATE 1-Netflix 'Crouching Tiger' deal incurs wrath of theater chainsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Reuters

    U.S. theater chain Regal Entertainment Group said it would not show the sequel to "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" in any of its IMAX theaters, objecting to a move by IMAX and Netflix to side step a normal theater release. The sequel to the Oscar-winning movie will be premiered on Aug. 28 on Netflix Inc's online streaming service and simultaneously in select global IMAX theaters, Netflix and IMAX Corp said earlier on Tuesday.


  4. AMC Theatres Boycotting 'Crouching Tiger 2' in Major Blow for Netflix, ImaxRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The giant exhibitor won't carry the film in any of the 147 Imax theaters it operates in the U.S., while parent company Wanda may not carry it overseas AMC Theatres has joined the country's two other largest chains in slamming a plan to release the Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon sequel directly on Netflix and in select Imax locations, saying it won't play the film in any of its Imax venues. The historic Netflix-Imax deal was announced Monday night, prompting immediate outrage among theater owners, since it makes the movie available simultaneously in the home and on the big screen.


  5. 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' sequel will debut on Netflix and IMAXRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Netflix Inc said it is jointly producing the sequel to the Oscar-winning movie "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" with Weinstein Co, marking its entry into feature film production. "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend" will release exclusively on the online video service and in select global IMAX theaters next August, Netflix said.


  6. Lake Theater Clear LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KIMT

    ... Sherman says you then run the risk of viewers seeing the film elsewhere. Ted Sarandos, the chief content officer at Netflix says, he doesn't see this new deal making too big of an impact on theaters. "These are two different experiences," he ...


  7. Cinedigm Signs Multi-Picture First Look Deal with Chesler/Perlmutter ProductionsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... with over 60,000 physical retail storefronts and digital platforms, including Wal-Mart, Target, iTunes, Netflix, and Amazon, as well as the national Video on Demand platform on cable television. The company's library of over 52,000 films and TV ...


  8. Netflix's Coup: The Next "Crouching Tiger"Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Netflix hasn't shown much reverence for Hollywood traditions. The streaming video provider releases TV shows in bulk, rather than one episode a week.


  9. 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' Sequel Will Not Be the...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Film School Rejects

    Nope. There is no analogy that's more annoying than the one above, this time spoken by Netflix 's chief content officer, Ted Sarandos. Watching a movie at home is slightly like watching a live sporting event on TV, but going to the movies is nothing like going to a live sporting event, whatsoever.


  10. Nation's top theater chains won't carry 'Crouching Tiger' sequelRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The nation's top theater chains are not bowing down to a new Weinstein Co. deal with Netflix and IMAX.


  11. AMC Joins Opposition To 'Crouching Tiger 2'; IMAX Chief Urges Theaters To ReconsiderRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Deadline

    The No. 2 chain, AMC Entertainment , just joined other major exhibitors that say they won't offer Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend on their IMAX screens next year when it simultaneously debuts on Netflix .


  12. Netflixa s Reed Hastings now one of biggest donors to CA water bond measureRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SFGate

    Netflix CEO and co-founder - and newly-minted billionaire - Reed Hastings is flexing his political muscle in California. He just became the third-largest donor to the Proposition 1 and Proposition 2 combo plate pushed by Gov. Jerry Brown.


  13. 3 Reasons Why Netflix Inc. is Passing the PopcornRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    When Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend hits theater audiences next summer it will also simultaneously be available on Netflix's streaming platform. The sequel to Ang Lee's critically acclaimed Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon will have some of the original movie's stars, but it won't have Lee in the directing chair.


  14. With Its First Original Movie, Netflix Aims to Upend Old-Fashioned Film DistributionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Just as it transformed the television industry with original programs like House of Cards and Orange is the New Black , Netflix is hoping to deliver a knockout punch to traditional feature film distribution. The streaming giant will exclusively premiere Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend -- a sequel to the Ang Lee-directed Oscar-winner of the same name -- via Netflix at no additional charge to members, as well as in select IMAX theaters, next August 28. Netflix will partner with The Weinstein Company -- who will produce the film -- on the venture.


  15. Most Active Options Update: Netflix, Inc.Read the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    Netflix, Inc. is up 0.5% this afternoon at $451.77, extending its year-to-date lead to 22.7%, after the streaming giant announced plans to release its first original film -- a sequel to Ang Lee's Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon -- next year. In the stock's options pits, speculators have taken aim at the security's end-of-week trajectory, with all 10 of the most active options expiring at this Friday's close.


  16. 'Crouching Tiger 2' Deal Reinforces Netflix's Rebel BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Netflix doesn't need every single one of its subscribers to have a burning desire to see the sequel to a 14-year-old Asian martial arts movie -- nor does it really matter to the company that few in the U.S. may actually be able to see it on the bigscreen. Its goal with the landmark deal with The Weinstein Co.


  17. Theaters Revolt Against Plan to Debut 'Crouching' Sequel on Netflix, IMAXRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Mashable

    Netflix and the Weinstein Company's plan to premiere Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend simultaneously on the streaming network and in IMAX theaters next year has already met a formidable foe: The major U.S. theater chains, who are vowing to fight the unprecedented release strategy. The two entertainment entities, who already had a partnership in place for movies and TV, announced Monday that Green Legend would become Netflix's first original movie when it debuts Aug. 28, 2015.


  18. Netflix's Crouching Tiger Sequel Won't Change the Movie Business Just YetRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Wired

    Having arguably conquered television - or, at least, made a sizable dent in it, thanks to original shows like House of Cards and Orange Is the New Black - it was only a matter of time before Netflix turned its attentions to movies. Turns out, that time will be August 2015.


  19. AMC joins IMAX theater boycott of Netflix original movie, Deadline reportsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 |

    ... Futures up 91c to 28.14. Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA NFLX C TWTR AMZN BP PBR CLF WLT according to Track Data. Netflix domestic estimates raised at ITG Research ITG raised Netflix's domestic estimates given an acceleration in August. The firm's ...


  20. E! Shakeup: Frances Berwick Expands Purview as Suzanne Kolb ExitsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    ... It with Whitney Cummings ), and recently lost one of its most recognizable faces, late night's Chelsea Handler, to Netflix. Another one-time E! star, Ryan Seacrest, has scaled back his presence on the network considerably, and in early September one ...