Comcast NBCU: Same day movie availability

In response to limitations imposed as a result of Covid-19, NBCUniversal has confirmed that Universal Pictures will make its movies available in the home on the same day as their global theatrical releases.

Beginning with DreamWorks Animation’s Trolls World Tour (opening April 10th in the US) the company will also make movies that are currently in theatrical release available on-demand starting as early as Friday, March 20th. Titles from Universal and its speciality label Focus Features, including The HuntThe Invisible Man and Emma, will be available on a wide variety of the most popular on-demand services for a 48-hour rental period at a suggested retail price of $19.99 (€23.41) in the US and the price equivalent in international markets.

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