Update: Universal/AMC Deal and the future of VOD releases

Update: Cinemark, the world's 2nd largest chain, will not go silently into the good night of marriage with VOD:

Cineworld Reacts To Universal-AMC Theatrical Window Crunching PVOD Deal: “We Do Not See Any Business Sense In This Model”

Click above to see the Deadline article. "Cineworld’s Regal is the second-biggest chain in the U.S. with 7,155 screens in 542 theaters in 42 states. Overall, Cineworld operates in 10 countries with 787 sites, counting 9,500 screens." End Update

With a number of details not told, at least we see VOD after 17 days of an Exclusive Theatrical Run...(whatever that specifically means) and AMC gets participation with the VOD! 

Universal And AMC Strike A Major Deal That Means Big Changes Are Coming