Distribution : MoviePass partners with The Orchard to buy N. American rights to Sundance '18 film, AMERICAN ANIMALS. Meanwhile, Netflix and Amazon have thus far made zero buys. by Francisco Ordonez

Francisco Ordonez

MoviePass partners with The Orchard to buy N. American rights to Sundance '18 film, AMERICAN ANIMALS. Meanwhile, Netflix and Amazon have thus far made zero buys.

Sundance Award Winner 'We the Animals' Sells to The Orchard (EXCLUSIVE)
Sundance Award Winner 'We the Animals' Sells to The Orchard (EXCLUSIVE)
The Orchard has purchased North American rights to " We the Animals" following its debut at the Sundance Film Festival. The coming-of-age story will get a theatrical release in 2018. It marks the seco…
Vitaly Kozlov

Netflix and Amazon are getting smarter. They don't buy now if there is nothing to buy. They did some strategical overpriced acquisitions in the past that were more political than anything (lost money!!! but gain popularity) and now they are all about the biz and watching their pockets. Movie pass is trying to do the same and become a player but their position in the market is pretty weak, very weak piece of real estate with a shaky concept and at some point all those money (hedge funds) would disappear from their pockets. Give them a year or two and that stock would go down.

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