NEW YORK, July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Popcornflix™, the free ad-supported, full-length feature streaming movie service, announced today that the company's popular channel on Roku® streaming platform has been added by users more than two million times on the pioneering Internet streaming service. Roku recently announced that it has sold more than five million of its streaming players in the US.
Roku offers hundreds of entertainment channels, including Popcornflix, which provides users free access to more than 750 full-length feature films and independent titles in a wide range of genres, including action/thriller, comedy, family/kids, drama, horror, Bollywood, documentaries and much more. Popcornflix films feature sought-after actors such as Brad Pitt, Ryan Reynolds, Kristen Stewart, Angelina Jolie and Hayden Panettiere.
"Two million users adding Popcornflix is a serious milestone," said Gary Delfiner, President of Digital Distribution for Screen Media Ventures, parent company of Popcornflix. "Roku is doing an awesome job, and we are so happy to continue to be a part of the platform."
The Popcornflix Roku channel on Roku was developed by Float Left Interactive. Popcornflix is an ad-supported service that does not charge viewers for access to its films on Roku. Popcornflix recently launched FrightPIX™ on Roku as well. Frightpix focuses exclusively on horror films. Popcornflix is owned and managed by Screen Media Ventures, LLC, which is a leading worldwide independent motion picture distribution company.
Popcornflix™ and FrightPIX™ are trademarks of Screen Media Ventures, LLC. All rights reserved.
About Screen Media Ventures, LLC.
Popcornflix.com™ is a service of Screen Media Ventures LLC, a leading global independent motion picture distribution company with a broad distribution network that includes U.S. and international theatrical, home video, television, cable and new media distribution, with one of the largest independently owned motion picture libraries. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in New York City. For more information, visit www.screenmedia.net.
About Float Left Interactive
Float Left Interactive is a leading provider of OTT (Over-the-Top) video solutions enabling content distributors to monetize and captivate their audience across all three screens: television, mobile, and web. Float Left Interactive's managed, end-to-end solution, which includes application development, video management and monetization tools, removes the complexities of multi-screen distribution and allows content owners to focus solely on securing prime content. More information about Float Left Interactive is available at http://www.floatleftinteractive.com.
SOURCE Screen Media Ventures, LLC