Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. has joined Warner Bros. in providing movies
to CinemaNow (www.cinemanow.com), the
Internet-based video-on-demand delivery network.
CinemaNow will get Fox new-release movies on the same day as the traditional
pay-per-view release date, including upcoming titles Daredevil, One
Hour Photo, The Banger Sisters and Just Married.
New releases will be priced at $3.99 for a 24-hour period, and library titles
Fox will use CinemaNow's "PatchBay" technology to ensure copyright
A separate Fox company, FOXSports.com (foxsports.lycos.com), is debuting a "Hit
the Pros" Internet-based game developed by WildTangent Inc. for the 2003 Major
League Baseball season.
The game features actual pitches thrown during MLB games this season using
telemetry data captured by QuesTec Inc.
Consumers can access Hit the Pros for a season-long fee of