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Sony partners with Wal-Mart video service on new release feature

Sony partners with Wal-Mart video service on new release feature

In a bid to spur digital movie purchases, Sony Pictures has struck a deal with Wal-Mart's Vudu video streaming service to add video sharing and other features to new releases including "This Is the End" and "After Earth" as well as forthcoming titles such as "Smurfs 2" and "One Direction." The feature, dubbed Vudu Extras+, will enable consumers who've bought a movie through the online service — or deposited a copy in their digital storage locker — to search for scenes or lines of dialogue, or clip and share a film vignette on Facebook or Twitter. These features are intended to enhance the attractiveness of buying a movie at a...

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