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Twentieth Century Fox Launches DIGITAL HD, Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus' Available Now

Thompson on Hollywood By Sophia Savage | Thompson on Hollywood September 18, 2012 at 2:51PM

In a sign of the changing times, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has launched DIGITAL HD, which allows people to download or stream movies on HDTVs, tablets and smartphones. Over 600 titles from the Fox library, including "Prometheus" (three weeks before the Blu-ray and DVD release), are now available in high-definition from Amazon, CinemaNow, Google Play, iTunes, PlayStation, VUDU, Xbox Live and YouTube.
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In a sign of the changing times, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has launched DIGITAL HD, which allows people to download or stream movies on HDTVs, tablets and smartphones. Over 600 titles from the Fox library, including "Prometheus" (three weeks before the Blu-ray and DVD release), are now available in high-definition from Amazon, CinemaNow, Google Play, iTunes, PlayStation, VUDU, Xbox Live and YouTube.

Fox's Mary Daily states: “Available in more than 50 countries, DIGITAL HD™ is a brand that will define the convenience and selection that digital ownership brings."

Other new releases now available through DIGITAL HD are "Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter," "Ice Age: Continental Drift," "The Watch" and "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days."

This article is related to: DVD and VOD, Blu-ray, Twentieth Century Fox, Prometheus


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Born and raised in Manhattan, Anne Thompson grew up going to the Thalia and The New Yorker and wound up at grad Cinema Studies at NYU. She worked at United Artists and Film Comment before heading west as that magazine's west coast editor. She wrote for the LA Weekly, Sight and Sound, Empire, The New York Times and Entertainment Weekly before serving as West Coast Editor of Premiere. She wrote for The Washington Post, The London Observer, Wired, More, and Vanity Fair, and did staff stints at The Hollywood Reporter and Variety. She eventually took her blog Thompson on Hollywood to Indiewire. She taught film criticism at USC Critical Studies, and continues to host the fall semester of “Sneak Previews” for UCLA Extension.