Flix Moves Into SVOD Territory

Stump, Matt
April 2005
Multichannel News;4/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p124
Reports on the move of Showtime Networks Inc. to launch Flix On Demand, the company's third subscription video-on-demand service. Number of hours per month which will be carried by the service; Features of the service; Comments from officials of the company.


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