FANDANGO’S VUDU ON-DEMAND STREAMING SERVICE TO LAUNCH ON PLAYSTATION® 5

LOS ANGELES, CA (November 12, 2020) – Fandango announced today that it plans to make its transactional video-on-demand streaming service, Vudu, available on Sony Interactive Entertainment’s latest next-generation game console, PlayStation® 5 when it launches. With Vudu, fans will be able to enjoy over 150,000 of the latest movies and TV shows, including many of their favorites in 4K.   

As longtime fans know, PlayStation consoles are not just for playing games; they’re one of the most widely-used media hubs and a popular way to stream entertainment content at home. With Vudu on PS5™, fans can watch more movies and TV shows from the comfort of their home with no subscription required.

“Vudu is focused on delivering fans the latest new release and premium event titles, as well as our comprehensive catalog of movies and TV shows, and we’re thrilled to offer all of that content on PS5 at launch,” says Kevin Shepela, EVP, Chief Commercial Officer, Fandango. “It’s a great time for fans to find their favorites to stream on their consoles, as we head toward the holidays and our Thanksgiving week sales.”

New event movies coming to Vudu this month include “Come Away” (David Oyelowo, Angelina Jolie), “The New Mutants” (Maisie Williams, Anya Taylor-Joy), “The Personal History of David Copperfield” (Dev Patel), “Dreamland” (Margot Robbie), along with thousands of films and TV shows on sale during Thanksgiving week and which are not yet available on subscription services.

About Vudu

Vudu is a leading video-on-demand streaming service from Fandango offering over 150,000 titles to rent or buy, including the newest releases, and thousands of titles for free. Serving millions of entertainment fans daily, Vudu has created compelling video entertainment experiences, including the ability to create custom Lists from their movies & TV library, purchase Mix & Match bundles, access digital copies of their physical films, and much more. Consumers can watch the latest movies & TV shows anytime, anywhere, on their favorite smart TV, over-the-top (OTT) streaming player, Android and iOS device, game console, and Blu-ray player. Streaming or downloaded, Vudu delivers a premium experience with the latest digital video technology, including 4K Ultra High Definition, Dolby Vision, HDR, and Dolby Atmos Cinema Sound.

New for Tuesday Sept 29: She’s In Portland, Rogue Warfare: Death of a Nation, Welcome to Sudden Death and More

She’s In Portland

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Everything is about to change in She’s in Portland. This dramedy centers on two college friends who feel trapped in their lives. So they take a trip to track down one of their past girlfriends that ‘got away,’ and end up confronting where they’re both headed in life on their journey.

Rogue Warfare: Death of a Nation

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Get ready for explosive action in Rogue Warfare: Death of a Nation. Follow the military’s best soldiers from the U.S., Russia, the UK, China, and France as they join forces to track down a terrorist network before the clock runs out.

Welcome to Sudden Death

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The sequel to Jean-Claude’s Van Damme’s 1995 action-packed flick is here. Welcome to Sudden Death centers on Jesse Freeman, a former special forces officer working as a security guard in a basketball arena. But when tech-savvy terrorists kidnap his daughter and the team’s owner, it’s up to him to use his special forces skills to save them against all odds.

Fargo: Season 4

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The fourth installment of Fargo is finally here. Travel to 1950’s Kansas City and witness the tenuous truce between two tumultuous crime syndicates – and what happens when it’s threatened.

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Our Rent-To-Buy Thriller Sale is here! Solve a dystopian mystery in Divergent, save the human race in Ender’s Game, and witness the most unbelievable heists in Now You See Me. Check out the rest of our thrilling thriller titles here.

Free Movies for Friday Sept 25

Bernie

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Prepare for a delightfully dark comedy in Bernie. This flick stars Jack Black in the role of Bernie, a friendly small-town mortician who takes up an unexpected friendship with a wealthy widow. But it isn’t long before tragedy strikes, and Bernie gets caught in the middle of it all. See how the small Texas town reacts to the shocking news and flying accusations in the film based on a true story.

Monster

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In the mood for a powerful crime drama? Monster is your go-to this weekend. The film stars Academy Award winner Charlize Theron in the role of Aileen Wuornos, one of the most infamous female serial killers of all time. The flick follows the story of Aileen’s romantic relationship with Selby Wall, played by the talented Christina Ricci, and how it all inevitably goes wrong in the midst of unfortunate choices, deadly crime, and raw reality.

Cube

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Solve the impossible puzzle in Cube. This mystery centers around six very different strangers who are put together in the middle of a big, strange cube. Their goal is to get out, but every time they do they face a different deadly trap within the maze. Will they find a way to work together and find a way to escape?

Rampart

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Get raw in Rampart. This crime drama stars Woody Harrelson in the role of Dave Brown, a corrupt cop dealing with women, a complex family dynamic, and a scandal at work. Will he be able to protect his ideals amidst the storm, or will he have to give in to the impending changes coming his way?