China’s internet television company, Youku has entered into a multiple-year agreement with NBCUniversal International Television Distribution for the video-on-demand rights in China. The deal will let Youku to offer a broad collection of current, library and upcoming NBCUniversal feature films. The films includes Schindler’s List, The Mummy, The Mummy Returns, The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, Jurassic Park, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Jurassic Park III and Apollo 13 will be available for on-demand viewing through Youku Premium.
The deal also offer Youku users over 100 classic titles from NBCUniversal’s rich catalogue, including such Oscar winners and critical favorites as Trainspotting, Being John Malkovich, and The Big Lebowski, the new agreement also covers upcoming NBCUniversal releases. These will include Contraband, Safe House, The Lorax, and summer tentpole releases Battleship and Snow White & The Huntsman.