More NewsNew Line Cinema Signs Marketing Pact With AOL

New Line Cinema Signs Marketing Pact With AOL

Independent film producer New Line Cinema signed a marketing deal with America Online that the companies said"represents the largest online-only upfront media buy by a movie studio todate."

Independent film producer New Line Cinema signed a marketing deal with America Online that the companies said “represents the largest online-only upfront media buy by a movie studio to date.”

New Line will have a major presence on the AOL Movies main screen and promote its films throughout the AOL Entertainment Channel, AOL Chat areas, Entertainment Asylum, AOL.com and Digital City. The multi-million dollar package (specifics were not disclosed) of promotions and advertising will run over the 16-month term of the agreement.

As a part of its online promotions, New Line will create special areas linked to AOL for each of its movies. These sites will contain photos and information on such things as the film’s cast, release date and story line.

In addition, these areas will provide moviegoers with a listing of locations to see the movie.

“New Line is far ahead of the curve in fully recognizing the promotional power of the interactive medium and we are pleased that it has chosen to partner with AOL,” said Bob Pittman, president and chief operating officer of America Online Inc.

Related Articles

The future of retail: How IoT is transforming the retail industry

Digital Transformation The future of retail: How IoT is transforming the retail industry

3d Diana Maltseva, Senior Content Manager, Smartym Pro
GDPR: The role of technology in data compliance

Data & Analytics GDPR: The role of technology in data compliance

7m Clark Boyd
What companies can learn from the We-Vibe lawsuit about the Internet of Things

Legal & Regulatory What companies can learn from the We-Vibe lawsuit about the Internet of Things

1y Al Roberts
Has advertising arrived on Google Home?

Media Has advertising arrived on Google Home?

1y Al Roberts
Target is the top retail digital marketer, so why is it struggling?

Ecommerce Target is the top retail digital marketer, so why is it struggling?

1y Al Roberts
YouTube is "on pace to eclipse TV" thanks to savvy algorithm use

More News YouTube is "on pace to eclipse TV" thanks to savvy algorithm use

1y Al Roberts
YouTube is getting rid of 30-second unskippable pre-roll ads

Ad Industry Metrics YouTube is getting rid of 30-second unskippable pre-roll ads

1y Al Roberts
Is Twitter slowly dying?

More News Is Twitter slowly dying?

1y Al Roberts