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Comcast NBCUniversal makes current theatre movies available to home users

Tuesday 17 March 2020 | 13:58 CET | News
NBCUniversal announced that Universal Pictures will make its movies available to rent at home on the same day as they are released in theatres worldwide. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Comcast / NBCUniversal / Sky
Countries: United Kingdom / United States / World
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