(NEW YORK) — Score one for Netflix. The video service has beat out pay TV channels for the rights to show Disney movies shortly after they finish running in theaters.
Netflix has been trying to add more recent movies to its streaming service.
Netflix stock jumped up Tuesday after the announcement.
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