NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PopcornflixTM, one of the most widely available free streaming movie and TV programming services in the world, today announced that the company recently reached a major milestone: The Popcornflix app has now been downloaded 10 million times. Available for free online or via a free app on Roku, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Android, iOS, Samsung, Windows 8, Google TV and Panasonic Smart TVs, Popcornflix offers thousands of full-length feature films in multiple genres as well as popular television programs – all at no charge to viewers.
"Ten million app downloads is a significant accomplishment," noted David Fannon, Executive Vice President at Popcornflix. "Our streaming service has become a popular choice in a relatively short time because we offer people access to great movies and TV shows, all for free. Today's viewers are looking for entertainment on their own terms, delivered to the devices they choose when they want to watch, and Popcornflix comes through with fan-favorite movies and TV shows that provide hours of entertainment."
Popcornflix and affiliate apps FrightPix and Popcornflix Kids offer access to thousands of full-length movies and popular TV programs, allowing viewers to choose acclaimed films like "Monster," which features an Academy Award-winning performance as well as cartoon classics like "Popeye," mockumentary comedies such "Trailer Park Boys" and thousands of other popular titles – all at no charge. The hit TV shows now available for free viewing include "Cheaters," "The Big Comfy Couch," bio-science thrillers such as "ReGenesis" and comedy classics like "Mystery Science Theater 3000."
Popcornflix is a worldwide phenomenon, with a strong fan base in North America, Asia, Europe, Latin America and other regions. The free streaming service is frequently listed as a popular option for no-charge film and TV streaming in a variety of publications and film fan hubs, including About.com, TechCrunch and Digital Trends.
Popcornflix is an ad-supported platform, and each TV show and film includes pre-roll, spot ads and banner ads that offer content and advertising partners an excellent opportunity to connect with a new generation of TV and movie viewers who prefer to stream content wherever and whenever they want. PopcornflixTM is a trademark of Screen Media Ventures, LLC. All rights reserved.
PopcornflixTM 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. Popcornflix programming is available on multiple platforms, including Xbox 360, Xbox One, Roku, iOS, Android, Windows 8 and Samsung, Bravia, Panasonic and Google Smart TVs. For more information, visit www.popcornflix.com, www.frightpix.com and www.popcornflixkids.com.