Four new Adam Sandler movies are coming exclusively to Netflix

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Netflix is betting big on Billy Madison. The company has announced it’s signed a deal with actor Adam Sandler that’ll see him produce and star in four feature-length films set to premiere exclusively on Netflix. Sandler’s Happy Madison Productions and Netflix will work together on each project, according to a press release issued this evening. Neither side is discussing numbers, so we don’t yet know how much Netflix has committed to its collaboration with Sandler.

Sandler’s films have grossed over $3 billion globally

Considering Sandler’s recent box office disasters (Blended, anyone?), it may seem odd that Netflix would pursue such a lengthy and all-encompassing deal. But remember that Netflix has access to our collective streaming…

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