Press Release #116 (3/26/12) iN DEMAND

3/26/12

                                                    

 Programming Note:

Movies On Demand on Cable Schedule Update - April 2012

Spring has sprung, and a variety of movies are blooming in April on cable's Movies On Demand platform.  Stars like Meryl Streep, Tom Cruise, Kate Hudson, Glenn Close, Mark Walberg, Samuel L. Jackson and many more can be seen in the Major Studio and Indie films listed below. Premiers range from noteworthy dramas, to kids films and documentaries, to thrillers and more.

Major Studio Releases* on Cable's Movies On Demand:

All of the major releases are offered in both standard and high-definition*, along with many indies. The industry's website, www.rentmoviesondemand.com has the most current info for major studio releases, or go to http://www.facebook.com/moviesondemand to share with friends.

"War Horse" - Premieres April 3, (Same day as DVD), PG-13, Drama, Emily Watson, David Thewlis, Jeremy Irvine

"Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked" - Premieres April 3, (Weeks before Netflix & Redbox), G, Animated, Jason Lee, David Cross 

"We Bought a Zoo" - Premieres April 3, (Same day as DVD, Weeks before Netflix & Redbox), PG, Drama, Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson 

"The Iron Lady" - Premieres April 10, (Same day as DVD), PG-13, Drama, Meryl Streep (in her 2012 Oscar-winning performance), Jim Broadbent

"The Darkest Hour" - Premieres April 10, (Same day as DVD), PG-13, Action, Emile Hirsch, Olivia Thirlby

"IMAX Born to Be Wild" - Premieres April 17, (Same day as DVD, Weeks before Netflix***, available in 3D*), G, Documentary, Narration: Morgan Freeman

"Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol" - Premieres April 17, (Same day as DVD), PG-13, Action, Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner

 "Contraband" - Premieres April 24, (Same day as DVD, Weeks before Netflix & Redbox), R, Thriller, Mark Wahlberg, Kate Beckinsale                                                          

Indie Title* Premieres on Movies On Demand:

"Tyrannosaur" - Premieres April 3, (Same day as DVD, Weeks before Netflix***), TV-MA, Drama, Peter Mullan, Olivia Colman 

"A Little Bit of Heaven" - Premieres April 3, (Before theatrical release), PG-13, Romance, Kate Hudson, Peter Dinklage 

"Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope" - Premieres April 6, (Same day as theatrical release), TV-MA, Documentary

"The Samaritan" - Premieres April 6, (Before theatrical release), TV-MA, Thriller, Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Wilkinson 

"Pina" - Premieres April 6, (Before DVD), PG, Documentary, Pina Bausch

"God Bless America" - Premieres April 6**, (Before theatrical release), R, Comedy, Joel Murray, Tara Lynne Barr

"Albert Nobbs" - Premieres April 10, (Before DVD, Limited Engagement - Only On Demand), R, Drama, Glenn Close, Mia Wasikowska

"Shame" - Premieres April 17, (Same day as DVD, Weeks before Netflix & Redbox), NC-17, Drama, Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan

"Marley" - Premieres April 20**, (Same day as theatrical release), PG-13, Documentary

"Pariah" - Premieres April 24, (Same day as DVD, Weeks before Netflix & Redbox), R, Drama, Adepero Oduye, Pernell Walker, Kim Wayans

NOTES:

 *Title dates and availability may vary by system. HD and 3D not available in all systems. 

**Not available on Cox Communications

***56 Days before Netflix 

These movies are distributed to most U.S. cable systems by iN DEMAND. For further information, go to www.indemand.com. For more information about Movies On Demand on Cable, go to www.rentmoviesondemand.com, on-screen guides or cable system websites. Listings for Cable's Movies On Demand can also be found at TVGuide.com (http://movies.tvguide.com/movies-on-demand).

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