Blockbuster forms joint venture with T-Mobile for exclusive movie download on smartphones manufactured by HTC
Clients Blockbuster, Inc.
Jones Day represented Blockbuster in negotiating a contract with T-Mobile for the development, licensing and support of a mobile application enabling delivery of Blockbuster content on smartphones manufactured by HTC. The mobile movie application for Blockbuster On Demand is part of the company's multichannel offering to connect users with over 100,000 movies, televisions shows and games. T-Mobile subscribers will be able to buy or rent Blockbuster movies and download them to their smartphone via Wi-Fi. Subscribers can also buy content on their HTC phone and watch it on a Blockbuster On Demand enabled TV set or Blu-ray player.