NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PopcornflixTM, the free streaming TV and movie service from Screen Media Ventures, LLC, today announced that in total, the Popcornflix, FrightPixTM and Popcornflix KidsTM channels on the Roku® platform have been downloaded more than 4.5 million times. As streaming TV becomes the go-to entertainment choice for millions of consumers, the free streaming movie and TV services from Popcornflix are providing Roku customers with hours of absolutely free programming. Consumers have many entertainment options today, and millions choose Roku players and Popcornflix for great content and entertainment value.
Popcornflix, FrightPix and Popcornflix Kids offer access to thousands of full-length films and popular TV programs, allowing users to stream content for free on Roku players and Roku TVs. Viewers can choose movies like "Monster," which features an Academy Award-winning performance, cartoon classics like "Popeye," mockumentary comedies like "Trailer Park Boys" and thousands of other popular titles – all available at no charge. TV shows include hits like "The Man Show" and "The Big Comfy Couch," bio-science thrillers such as "ReGenesis" and comedy classics like "Mystery Science Theater 3000."
"The Roku name has become synonymous with TV streaming," said David Fannon, Executive Vice President at Screen Media Ventures. "We're thrilled to develop channels for the Roku platform and bring viewers free entertainment options, and look forward to delivering our great content to a growing number of Roku customers as the streaming revolution continues."
Popcornflix, FrightPix and Popcornflix Kids are ad-supported platforms that include pre-roll, spot ads and banner ads with each TV episode or feature film, giving content and advertising partners a great opportunity to connect with Smart TVs and movie audiences that prefer to stream content wherever and whenever they choose.
PopcornflixTM, FrightPixTM and Popcornflix KidsTM are trademarks of Screen Media Ventures, LLC. All rights reserved.
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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, 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.