IMDB has launched a free streaming service called Freedive which features dozens of movies and TV shows. And while it has no new versions, the selection is not bad, with films like Drive Adaptation Gattaca True Romance Last Action Hero Legends of the Fall Panic Room as well as TV series such as Fringe, Quantum Leap, Gilligan & # 39; s Island, Heroes, and The Bachelor.
Viewers in Freedive mode can watch movies and TV shows on their desktop computer or via Amazon devices like Fire TV, although the content is all supported by advertising. IMDB, which started as a fan site but has been owned by Amazon since 1998, says it will soon be launching a 'mobile app'.
"Customers already rely on IMDb to discover movies and TV shows and decide what to watch," Col Needham, founder and CEO of IMDB said in a statement. "With the launch of IMDb Freedive, they can now watch movies and TV shows on IMDb and all Amazon Fire TV devices for free, and we will continue to improve IMDb Freedive based on customer feedback and will soon make it available more widely, even on the best apps. IMDb.
The service also seems to be a vehicle to provide more visibility to a number of original IMDB series videos that you've probably never heard of.Ferely the service does not require a subscription.
An interesting thing about the service that sets it apart from the others is that each category displays the highest rated movies first.As a IMDB note, many people use IMDB rankings to determine if a movie is good or not and is a great way to browse movies to see what you could appreciate.
Freedive is only available in the United States at the moment and it is unclear whether there are plans to launch internationally.  If you have not seen Last hero of the actions for a long time, this is your chance. Seriously. It's a great movie. And if you think I'm joking, look at it again. I guarantee that it is better than I remember.
[IMDB Freedive and Variety]