Starz Encore pounces on pay rights for 'Tiger'

Dempsey, John; Bernstein, Paula
January 2001
Daily Variety;01/02/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 21, p7
Trade Publication
Reports on Starz Encore's acquisition of the exclusive pay television rights to Ang Lee's 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon,' from Sony Pictures Classics. World premiere of the film on Starz in late 2001 or early 2001; Expiration of Sony Pictures Classics' output deal with Showtime.


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