Magazine article Screen International

FilmStruck SVOD Platform to Shut Down in US in November

Magazine article Screen International

FilmStruck SVOD Platform to Shut Down in US in November

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Move comes in wake of WarnerMedia plan to launch streaming service.

FilmStruck, the cinephile-targeted subscription movie streaming service launched two years ago by Turner and Warner Bros Digital Networks, is to shut down in the US and international markets on November 29.

The move comes in the wake of AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner and the announcement by WarnerMedia, as Time Warner is now known, that it plans to launch a direct-to-consumer streaming service in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Launched in November 2016, FilmStruck offered subscribers access to approximately 1,600 films from studios and distributors including Janus Films, Kino, Zeitgeist, Film Movement, First Run Features, Oscilloscope Laboratories, Shout Factory, MGM and Warner Bros. …

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