Hamilton appears to be a big win for Disney, the early data shows. The app analytics firm Apptopia estimated that the company’s Disney+ streaming service—which debuted the film version of the hit musical on Friday—signed up more than 250,000 subscribers over the weekend in the U.S. and more than half a million times globally. The article in Variety that cited the data said that was a 74% increase...
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