Theaters, Studios at Odds Following Report of DirecTV Deal By MICHELLE KUNG Movie-theater owners responded with outrage Thursday after a trade magazine reported that four of Hollywood's six major studios had signed on with a new video-on-demand proposition from DirecTV Inc., offering movies to rent for $30 only 60 days after being released in theaters. Neither the satellite-television provider nor the movie studios confirmed reaching such deals. A DirecTV spokesman said discussions were taking place about the issue, characterizing the talks as "good." Read more: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704530204576235202272038280.html#ixzz1IJpHD2qD I recall seeing rumors of the $30 On-Demand for movies, which is crazy. Perhaps something is about to be coming out from D* on their offerings soon based on this article. Looks like a Variety.com article WSJ is referring to.