WATCH: Jeremy Butler breaks down how the pandemic could change the future for theaters

WATCH: Jeremy Butler breaks down how the pandemic could change the future for theaters

EAST TEXAS (KLTV/KTRE) - After Universal’s success releasing Trolls World Tour digitally in the wake of COVID-19 theater closures, the studio cozies up to the possibility of expanding future digital releases - bringing their films to theaters and digital platforms at the same time.

However, it’s not welcome news for AMC and Regal, the nation’s top two theater chains, who’ve announced a blackout of Universal’s movies if the studio moves forward with those simultaneous releases.

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