Blockchain Streaming Platform Binge Takes World Rights To Macon Blair’s ‘The Shitheads’ With Luke Wilson [Deadline]

Blockchain Streaming Platform Binge Takes World Rights To Macon Blair’s ‘The Shitheads’ With Luke Wilson [Deadline]

By Andreas Wiseman

May 31, 2018 | In an intriguing move, fledgling blockchain outfit Slate Entertainment Group (SEG) has pre-bought worldwide distribution rights to Macon Blair’s The Shitheads starring Luke Wilson (Old School) and Ron Funches (Trolls), for its upcoming blockchain video on demand platform Binge.

SEG will also give the film a theatrical run and says it is “committed to supporting the theatrical experience” on “select acquisitions.” To date, this is the highest-profile movie to be backed by a blockchain platform.

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