We know some of our US readers are big fans of Hulu. If you are interested not only in streaming their movies but also in downloading them to your PC, then you should try StreamTransport – a free tool which helps you do this – and read this very useful tutorial.
StreamTransport (download page) | How to download videos from Hulu: a step by step guide (tutorial by freeware genius)
Many offering are from the 1920’s and 30’s. There is an entire Silent movie sub-section. Not for everyone but if you appreciate movies before technology enhanced everything, including the acting, you may like some of the selections.
Classic Cinema Online
If you use Greasemonkey, you can install a script that will show Rotten Tomatoes user ratings within IMDB results.
Add rottentomatoes.com script to IMDB
Producer offered $30,000,000 to make feature length film. <duck>
Comcast has all 11 Star Trek movies plus all the original TV episodes on it’s Fancast subscription service, now through January 13th.
Star Trek full episodes
Star Trek movies
MovieMonitor tracks free, rentable and for purchase movies from 9 different sites. Sign up and pick a movie you’d like to watch and MovieMonitor will scan Amazon, Blockbuster, Comcast’s Fancast, Hulu, iTunes, Netflix and more for availability and price. While many selections are free, all movies will link to the above sites to make for a very streamlined experience. Sort by film, actor or director.
Connect Kevin Bacon with any other actor. Try Charlie Chaplin, Humphrey Bogart or Leelee Sobieski. Or try two unknowns and see if they can connect in less then six steps.
The Oracle of Bacon
An amazing map of related movies.
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via Barry Ritholtz
SpeedCine has over 16,000 movies in their database you can watch immediately, some free, others for a small fee.
Using “proprietary semantic technology” Jinni finds movies to your liking based on complex algorithms, not just keywords or genres. It works !