UPDATE 2-Netflix 'Crouching Tiger' deal incurs wrath of theater chains

October 1, 2014 9:00 AM

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Sept 30 (Reuters) - U.S. theater chain Regal Entertainment Group said it would not show the sequel to "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" in any of its IMAX theaters, objecting to a move by IMAX and Netflix to side step a normal theater release.

AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc, which manages about 150 IMAX theaters in the United States, also refused to premiere the sequel, joining the list of Regal and Cinemark, the Hollywood reporter said. (bit.ly/YQiAxH)

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