Time was when it cost $4,000 or more to process a film print and ship it to a theater. With the arrival of digital projectors showing digital prints, that cost has been whittled down to a few hundred dollars. And now that cost is going to be further reduced by satellite distribution to theaters. Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition (DCDC) a group of theater chains, including AMC, Regal, and Cinemark, and Universal and Warner Bros. studios has signed a deal with five major studios, Disney, Warner Bros., Paramount, Universal and Lionsgate, to deliver all their movies via satellite by the end of the year, possibly beginning this summer.
American Thighs was released on this day in 1994.
Gloo is a new supergroup consisting of UK mystic-beat producers Iglooghost and Kai Whiston as well as nu-pop singer/producer BABii.