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Deliver Us from Re-Runs! Netflix Nabs Rights to First-Run Disney Movies

Can you feel the MAGIC? (Photo: flickr.com/cdharrison)

Good news if you’re sick to death of movies that weren’t that great when you first saw them in the mid 1990s: The Wall Street Journal reports that Netflix has landed a plum deal to show Disney movies earlier than any other subscription TV service, to the tune of seven months or so after they leave theaters. Usually the deal goes to a premium outfit like HBO; Starz has the rights until 2015.  Read More