Academy Award-nominated movies A Star is Born and Bohemian Rhapsody will make their on demand premieres in February, according to on demand distributor In demand.
A Star Is Born, nominated for nine awards including best picture, will debut on most MVPD on demand lineups on Feb. 19, according to In Demand.
Bohemian Rhapsody, with five Oscar nominations including best picture, will premiere via on demand Feb. 12.
Other major studio films making their on demand debuts in February include:
Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch -- PG (Universal) Feb. 5
Widows -- R (Fox) Feb. 5
Robin Hood --PG-13 (Lionsgate) Feb. 19
Ralph Breaks the Internet -- PG (Disney) Feb. 26
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