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Streaming anxiety? Yet another service plans to enter fray along with HBO Max, Disney, Apple

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Posted at 9:38 AM, Oct 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-16 12:38:04-04

Add yet another name to the list of potential rivals for AT&T’s Inc.’s planned streaming service by HBO.

AMC Theatres, the popular chain for folks watching movies the traditional way, is launching a service for home and mobile device viewers, according to a statement on Tuesday.

The company's "Theatres On Demand" is a digital movie offering that will start with about 2,000 movies, available for purchase or rent.

While some providers may emphasize their own content, AMC has agreements with every major Hollywood studio, providing options for both new releases and popular cataloged movies.

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