Disney streaming booms as theaters grapple with pandemic

Disney streaming booms as theaters grapple with pandemic.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource: abscbn abscbnAug 13th, 2021

Disney’s ‘Mulan’ makes historic small-screen debut

Disney’s live-action “Mulan” featuring an all-Asian cast finally premieres Friday, launching on streaming service Disney+ in a bold small-screen gamble that analysts say could change Hollywood forever. The lavish $200 million film about a legendary female Chinese warrior was due to hit movie theaters in March, but became an early victim of the coronavirus pandemic, […] The post Disney’s ‘Mulan’ makes historic small-screen debut appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 4th, 2020

Streaming saves film industry as cinemas grapple with pandemic

The movie and entertainment industry were among the hardest hit by the pandemic. Barely able to survive by pivoting to digital means, the industry’s traditional partners the cinemas were left in the dark, their future grim and uncertain......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2021

Marvel& rsquo;s & lsquo;Black Widow& rsquo; sets new pandemic box office record

New Disney superhero film Black Widow took just over $80 million in North American theaters this weekend —a pandemic-era record that highlights the continuing lure of the Marvel Cinematic Universe—industry watcher Exhibitor Relations reported Monday......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 14th, 2021

Disney delays including & lsquo;Black Widow& rsquo; dampen movie theater hopes

Disney delayed  Black Widow  and multiple other superhero films and animations Tuesday, dampening hopes of a swift recovery for US movie theaters that have only just reopened after a year’s pandemic-mandated closure......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 24th, 2021

Disney revamps itself to emphasize streaming

Disney announced Monday a reorganization of its media and entertainment business that aims to further boost its streaming service, which has boomed during the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 13th, 2020

Disney delays Mulan release again as virus cases surge

Disney has delayed the release of "Mulan" again, this time until mid-August, as the coronavirus pandemic continues to threaten blockbusters that Hollywood hoped would bring audiences back to theaters after months of lockdown......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 28th, 2020

Asset quality deterioration of Philippine banks has not yet peaked – IMF

Multilateral lender International Monetary Fund said the asset quality deterioration of Philippine banks has not yet peaked as the country continues to grapple with the pandemic......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2021

Ayala Land H1 profits up, but malls, hotels have yet to recover

Ayala Land Inc. delivered a strong first-half performance this year, but its hotels, malls and resorts continued to grapple with extended pandemic restrictions......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021 contributes $7.5M to Covid-19 relief

With the Philippines and other neighboring countries continue to grapple with the Covid-19 pandemic, Google announced a total commitment of $7.5 million in new grant funding and other support to help alleviate the current pandemic crisis. As part of this new commitment,, Google’s philanthropic arm, is providing a USD1.5 million grant to UNICEF to […] The post contributes $7.5M to Covid-19 relief appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Be relaxed! These are the premieres of Netflix, Prime video, HBO Max and Disney + for this purpose – El Financiero

Like every week, streaming platforms bring us new content, so if you don’t have plans, you just have to feel comfortable and enjoy the series,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 24th, 2021

Outlander | Marvel: Simon Callow will be in the Hawkeye series spoiler

The Marvel Cinematic Universe The series will continue on the streaming service Disney +After the great successes, WandaVision, The Hawk and the Winter Soldier s.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 13th, 2021

The UK wants to regulate OTTs

The British government has confirmed plans to regulate international streaming platforms such as Netflix, Amazon or Disney + in its territory. The British government confirmed.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 24th, 2021

Quiet Place makes NAmerica box office noise as Covid curbs ease

Horror film "A Quiet Place: Part II" opened in North America this weekend to considerable fanfare and with numbers unlike any seen since the pandemic began, as Covid curbs began falling and theaters began filling up again......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 31st, 2021

Full recovery seen by end-2022

The Philippines may return to pre-pandemic level of economic output only by the end of next year, making it the laggard in the region as the country continues to grapple with the COVID-19 outbreak, according to Moody’s Analytics......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 24th, 2021

Disney sees positive signs for business as streaming growth cools

Disney sees positive signs for business as streaming growth cools.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

Disney and Netflix CEO earnings during the pandemic

United State. In a recent investigation Diverse Revista The earnings of the CEOs of the largest media companies were spread during the Coronavirus pandemic. According.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

New ‘Mortal Kombat’ movie brings fantasy violence to screens

LOS ANGELES — The “Mortal Kombat” movie reboot from Warner Bros, which debuts Friday in theaters and on the HBO Max streaming service, aims to better depict the extreme gore of the video game franchise than two toned-down cinematic spinoffs of the 1990s. The video game has pushed the limits of violence and gore since […] The post New ‘Mortal Kombat’ movie brings fantasy violence to screens appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 21st, 2021

Goodbye Netflix! Best Online Cinema in 7 Latin America Streaming Services

With cinemas closed across most of Latin America due to restriction measures due to the COVID-19 pandemic, broadcast platforms are an excellent choice for moviegoers......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsApr 18th, 2021

Duterte also eyes talks with Indian leader over supply of vaccines

President Duterte may talk to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to secure more COVID-19 vaccines for the Philippines, Malacañang said yesterday, as governments grapple with a tight supply of pandemic jabs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 15th, 2021

A movie channel made for local viewers

Quarantine measures enforced due to the pandemic brought about a surge in TV watching and online streaming. And while almost everyone is glued to their screens, GMA Network raises the bar in viewing experience by launching today I Heart Movies, a digital channel dedicated to all movie buffs......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 5th, 2021