Growing up as a teenager in the South, I had a few friends who would occasionally congregate in the local Walmart parking lot, because sometimes it didn’t feel like there was anywhere else to go or anything better to do. Now 160 Walmart parking lots across the country will become gathering places for folks who are desperate to get of their houses during the pandemic.
Walmart is teaming up with Tribeca Enterprises to launch a touring Walmart drive-in screening series that will temporarily convert parking lots into contact-free drive-in theaters. Get the details below.
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The Super Bowl is coming up this Sunday, and since we evidently live in a world in which Super Bowl commercials no longer debut during the actual Super Bowl anymore (get off my lawn, etc.), we’ve started to see a few trickle out a few days early. Such is the case with this new one from Walmart, which features iconic science fiction characters like Flash Gordon, Frank the pug from Men in Black, and two versions of William “Bill” S. Preston, Esq. out buying supplies. Plus, it ends with a couple of familiar faces from a galaxy far, far away. Check it out below. Read More »
Everybody who is anybody wants their own streaming service these days. Including…Walmart? The multinational retail corporation is apparently considering getting into the streaming game, with plans to launch their own streaming service to rival Netflix and Amazon. This is strange, but I guess it’s also not to be completely unexpected in this day and age. Which surprising entity will launch a streaming service yet, I wonder? Perhaps Outback Steakhouse?
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