FetchTV signs up new movie studios

FetchTV to offer movies from 20th Century Fox, Sony Pictures, Madman Entertainment and WWE Studios

FetchTV today announced that content from four more movie studios would be added to its subscription IPTV service, bringing the total studio count in the company's offering to 12. Previously, content was supplied from Warner, Hopscotch, Lionsgate, Disney, Universal, Paramount, Roadshow and Icon. The new deal adds new release movies from Twentieth Century Fox, Madman, Sony Pictures, and WWE Studios.

In depth: iiNet's FetchTV service.

Pricing for new release movies will vary depending on the quality, with high-definition versions costing $6.95 and standard definition costing $5.95. Pricing for library films (that is, older releases) will be set at $3.95. The movies will have a viewing period of 48 hours from the time they are bought.

Kylie Minnich, vice-president of distribution for Sony Pictures Television said, "The FetchTV model is a great consumer proposition and we're pleased to offer many of our blockbuster feature films on the service." New movies from Sony will be available on FetchTV in early March, and will include Salt, Grown Ups, The Karate Kid and Cemetery Junction. Down the line, viewers can look forward to titles such as The Social Network and The Green Hornet. Titles from Twentieth Century Fox that will be available on FetchTV from this month include Wall Street: Money never Sleeps, Predators and Marmaduke.

Madman Entertainment is a distributor of Australian films, independent movies, world cinema, documentaries and anime, and it will offer titles such as Banksy's Exit Through the Gift Shop. Scott Lorsen, CEO of FetchTV, said of Madman Entertainment, "Madman provides a rich array of independent and special interest movies, which rounds out our movie offering. We're now able to complement the big Hollywood blockbusters with the best movies from world cinema and independent film makers".

Titles from WWE Studios will include Knucklehead, The Chaperone and That's What I Am.

ISPs currently offering FetchTV services are Adam Internet, iiNet and Internode.

Become a fan of PC World Australia on Facebook

Follow PC World Australia on Twitter: @PCWorldAu

Stay up to date with the latest news, reviews and features. Sign up to PC World’s newsletters

Join the newsletter!

Or

Sign up to gain exclusive access to email subscriptions, event invitations, competitions, giveaways, and much more.

Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected. View our privacy policy before signing up.

Error: Please check your email address.
Keep up with the latest tech news, reviews and previews by subscribing to the Good Gear Guide newsletter.

PC World Staff

PC World
Show Comments

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Brand Post

Bitdefender 2019

Bitdefender’s best-in-class security solutions have been awarded Product of the Year. Get cybersecurity that 500 MILLION users already have and trust!

Most Popular Reviews

Latest Articles

Resources

PCW Evaluation Team

Luke Hill

MSI GT75 TITAN

I need power and lots of it. As a Front End Web developer anything less just won’t cut it which is why the MSI GT75 is an outstanding laptop for me. It’s a sleek and futuristic looking, high quality, beast that has a touch of sci-fi flare about it.

Emily Tyson

MSI GE63 Raider

If you’re looking to invest in your next work horse laptop for work or home use, you can’t go wrong with the MSI GE63.

Laura Johnston

MSI GS65 Stealth Thin

If you can afford the price tag, it is well worth the money. It out performs any other laptop I have tried for gaming, and the transportable design and incredible display also make it ideal for work.

Andrew Teoh

Brother MFC-L9570CDW Multifunction Printer

Touch screen visibility and operation was great and easy to navigate. Each menu and sub-menu was in an understandable order and category

Louise Coady

Brother MFC-L9570CDW Multifunction Printer

The printer was convenient, produced clear and vibrant images and was very easy to use

Edwina Hargreaves

WD My Cloud Home

I would recommend this device for families and small businesses who want one safe place to store all their important digital content and a way to easily share it with friends, family, business partners, or customers.

Featured Content

Product Launch Showcase

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?