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Type of site
Entertainment news, movie reviews and releases, forums, and videos.[1]
OwnerWatchr Media
Alexa rankNegative increase 7,189 (April 2014)[2]
RegistrationOptional, registration needed for some services
Current statusActive

MovieWeb is an entertainment news website and video brand, one of the longest-running of its kind.


MovieWeb reports on entertainment news through their long-running website and related social media and video platforms. The site also maintains a searchable database of films.[3][4]

Today, Movieweb continues setting the pace, as the fastest coverage on the planet. The best place for movie fans to find out what’s going on with their favorite films, franchises, and stars.


MovieWeb launched in 1995.[1][5] MovieWeb is owned by WATCHR Media, Inc., a privately held Las Vegas company.[6]


In August 2000, MovieWeb announced a collaboration with video rental chain Video Update and video retail software provider Unique Business Systems Inc.[7]

MovieWeb acts as a distribution partner of Hulu.[8] MovieWeb also produces video content for[9]


  1. ^ a b "MovieWeb, Inc.:Private Company Information". Businessweek. Retrieved March 17, 2013.
  2. ^ " Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2014-04-01.
  3. ^ Huffstutter, P.J. (21 December 1998). "An Online Fix for Movie Fans". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 17 March 2013.
  4. ^ Vice, Jeff (11 April 1998). "Movie review sites abound on the Web". Deseret News. Retrieved 17 March 2013.
  5. ^ "". LinkedIn. Retrieved 17 March 2013.
  6. ^ "Watchr Media". Watchr Media. Retrieved 3 April 2018.
  7. ^ ", Video Update and Unique Business Systems Join to Launch the MovieWeb Video Retail Network". Business Wire. 29 August 2000. Retrieved 17 March 2013.
  8. ^ "Distribution Partners". Hulu. Retrieved 17 March 2013.
  9. ^ "MovieWeb 10 Most Anticipated Movies of 2018". IMDb. Retrieved 3 April 2018.

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