Could this be a shift in how studios will release certain movies? Showtime, HBO and Starz spend multi-million dollars each year to secure exclusive broadcast rights for movie windows following their theatrical release. Mnet, StarTV, Sky, CanalPlus are some of the paytv platforms worldwide who also spend millions each year to secure exclusive movie rights for their territories. TheTVObserver will be observing this emering trend or concern very closely as it affects pay-tv worldwide. We will keep all our readers worldwide informed.
In its premiere, TheMovieReport presents the following movies opening this weekend (13th March 2009).
Movie #2: Brothers at War
Movie #3: The Edge of Love
Movie #4: The Last House on the Left
The night she arrives at the remote Collingwood lakehouse, Mari (Sara Paxton) and her friend are kidnapped by a prison escapee and his crew. Terrified and left for dead, Mari's only hope is to make it back to parents John and Emma (Tony Goldwyn and Monica Potter). Unfortunately, her attackers unknowingly seek shelter at the one place she could be safe. And when her family learns the horrifying story, they will make three strangers curse the day they came to 'The Last House on the Left.'Starring:Tony Goldwyn, Monica Potter, Sara Paxton, Garret Dillahunt, Martha MacIsaac, Riki Lindhome.
Movie #5: Miss March
Desperate to get her son into a better school, Rose persuades Norah to go into the crime scene clean-up business with her to make some quick cash. In no time, the girls are up to their elbows in murders, suicides and otherÂ…specialized situations. As they climb the ranks in a very dirty job, the sisters find a true respect for one another and the closeness they have always craved finally blossoms. By building their own improbable business, Rose and Norah open the door to the joys and challenges of being there for one another--no matter what--while creating a brighter future for the entire Lorkowski family. Starring: Amy Adams, Emily Blunt, Alan Arkin, Jason Spevack, Steve Zahn, Mary Lynn Rajskub,
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