CinemaNow

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CinemaNow was an international over-the-top (OTT) provider of on-demand, Internet streaming media available to viewers in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.wikipedia
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Sonic Solutions

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In November 2008, Sonic Solutions acquired CinemaNow.

UltraViolet (system)

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Reports surfaced in August 2017 that the site had become inaccessible, and it was later confirmed that CinemaNow had been removed from Ultraviolet's list of providers.
Several retailers including Vudu and CinemaNow offered this service.

Curt Marvis

Before joining Lionsgate, Marvis was co-founder and CEO of CinemaNow, for which Lionsgate was a lead investor since CinemaNow's founding in 1999

Regent, L.P.

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The firm later purchased the CinemaNow video business from Best Buy.

Over-the-top media services

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CinemaNow was an international over-the-top (OTT) provider of on-demand, Internet streaming media available to viewers in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

Video on demand

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CinemaNow was an international over-the-top (OTT) provider of on-demand, Internet streaming media available to viewers in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

Streaming media

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CinemaNow was an international over-the-top (OTT) provider of on-demand, Internet streaming media available to viewers in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

Blockbuster LLC

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In January 2009, Sonic and Blockbuster, Inc. announced a strategic alliance to provide digital content delivery under the Blockbuster brand, essentially merging the digital storefronts of CinemaNow and its erstwhile competitor.

Best Buy

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In 2010, Sonic Solutions and Best Buy announced a strategic alliance which resulted in Best Buy's acquiring the CinemaNow brand.

TiVo Corporation

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Sonic Solutions was acquired by Rovi Corporation for $775 million in December 2010 and continued to operate the white label movie store business, which was renamed the Rovi Entertainment Store.

Austin, Texas

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In July 2013, Rovi announced that the Rovi Entertainment Store had been acquired by Reliance Majestic Holdings LLC, a new media company backed by Proveho Capital, a private equity firm based in Austin, Texas.

Private equity firm

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In July 2014, Best Buy sold the CinemaNow business to the private equity firm Regent Equity Partners.

FilmOn

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The company changed hands again in January 2016, when Regent Equity Partners sold CinemaNow to the UK-based company FilmOn.

Electronic sell-through

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Videos from CinemaNow are available for electronic sell-through via Download To Own, in the home video release window, DVD burning, as well as rental time-limited viewing in the pay-per-view window.

Download to own

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Videos from CinemaNow are available for electronic sell-through via Download To Own, in the home video release window, DVD burning, as well as rental time-limited viewing in the pay-per-view window.

List of mobile app distribution platforms

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* Comparison of digital distribution platforms for mobile devices

Roxio

Sonic Solutions acquired Roxio in 2003, going on to acquire Simple Star and CinemaNow in 2008.

Mark Amin

Sobini Films
During this time, Amin also became chairman of CinemaNow, an online independent film distributor.

Disney–ABC Domestic Television

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By July 2008, DADT signed additional carriage agreements with Vudu and CinemaNow which was then added to the Starz lawsuit.

List of Xbox 360 applications

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Lionsgate Films

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The Trimark purchase also included CinemaNow, a broadband streaming website, where Lionsgate could feature its own movies.

Michael Reinstein

He was the Chief Executive Officer of The Franklin Mint as well as CEO of CinemaNow.