Redbox Expects Boost in Business Thanks to Robust Theatrical Slate [Media Play News]

Redbox Expects Boost in Business Thanks to Robust Theatrical Slate [Media Play News]


March 14, 2023 | Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment Inc. is hoping a revitalized slate of strong theatrical features will boost business at its Redbox subsidiary.

The company says more than 40 major titles are expected to be available this year and early next year, both on DVD/Blu-ray Disc at the approximately 34,000 Redbox kiosks and digitally through Redbox On Demand for digital rental (TVOD) and purchase (electronic sellthrough, or EST).

Beginning with the recent theatrical release of Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, the company says it expects at least one major theatrical release each week for the remainder of the year. This year’s theatrical slate includes the latest installments from some of the highest-grossing film franchises in history, including Creed IIIScream VIShazam! Fury of the GodsJohn Wick: Chapter 4Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3Fast XThe Little MermaidSpider-Man: Across the Spider-VerseTransformers: Rise of the BeastsThe FlashIndiana Jones and the Dial of DestinyMission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part OneBarbieThe MarvelsMeg 2: The TrenchTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant MayhemThe Equalizer 3Dune: Part TwoThe Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and SnakesWonkaAquaman and the Lost KingdomGhostbusters 5, and others.

With this increase in major releases, the company will offer promotions to over 40 million Redbox customer loyalty program members to drive traffic to kiosks and digital platforms.

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