Open Road Films, the recently launched theatrical distribution company from exhibitors AMC and Regal, has signed a multiyear agreement with Universal Studios Home Entertainment to handle all marketing, sales and distribution services for Blu-ray, DVD and digital platforms of Open Road’s titles. The first film to be covered in the deal is also Open Road’s first film: Killer Elite, the actioner starring Jason Statham, Robert De Niro and Clive Owen that will be released Sept. 23. The announcement of the home entertainment deal was made today by Open Road CEO Tom Ortenberg and USHE president Craig Kornblau.
By THE DEADLINE TEAM | Thursday June 16, 2011 @ 12:49pm PDTTags: AMC Entertainment, Killer Elite, Open Road Films, Regal Entertainment Group, Tom Ortenberg, Universal Studios Home Entertainment
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