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Netflix eyeing 16 October launch in Italy

Tuesday 8 September 2015 | 11:33 CET | News
Netflix is eyeing 16 October as the launch date for its video streaming service in Italy, reports Corriere della Sera, citing the company's European communications head Joris Evers. "We haven't yet set the exact dateā€¦ but we're looking at 16 October, the day on which we'll be premiering Beasts of No Nation in theatres and online," said Evers. "Beasts of No Nation" is billed as the first Netflix Original Film and was recently shown at the Venice Film Festival. "Eight years after our US launch we've reached a penetration rate of 30-40 percent of households and we hope to have the same

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Companies: Netflix
Countries: Italy
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