MovieFlix.com Celebrates 1/4 Millionth Member and Major Expansion of Broadband Movie Library - MovieFlix.com Press Release
Strong Membership Growth Attributed to the Popularity of the over 2000 Broadband Movie Titles
Hollywood, CA (February 5, 2001) - www.MovieFlix.com, a leading broadband movie provider on the Web, today announced that it has registered its 1/4 millionth member solidifying its place among the top tier of broadband content providers, attaining that milestone faster than any other competing site or service. Contributing to this strong membership growth is the popularity of the over 2000 broadband movie titles available free to any user who registers providing basic demographic information. The current library of over 2000 titles consists of Hollywood classics, independent films, short films and television shows in 28 popular categories.
"We are extremely pleased with rapid member growth as well as our expansion of the MovieFlix movie library and the growing number of syndication partners. Hitting the 1/4 millionth-registered member mark is significant because it confirms our status as a major broadband movie provider. But this is just the start. We will continue to aggressively acquire new members, more movie titles and additional syndication partners," says CEO and co-founder Opher Mizrahi.
In addition to the increasing membership growth, MovieFlix has introduced an additional 800 new titles to it's library of over 2000 Hollywood classics, independent films, short films and television shows in 28 popular categories. Some of the new titles featured include; Little Shop of Horrors, Bruce Lee in New Guinea, The Man With The Golden Arm, Battleship Potemkin, Metropolis, Nosferatu and others like Charlie Chaplin and Roy Rogers. The company also announced today that the recently re-designed web site will have new member features such as, a 'Member Favorites' section making it easier for new members to know what other members recommend. Another member feature, the 'Indie Showcase' will highlight those films that have been recently submitted by aspiring filmmakers. As part of the overall MovieFlix experience, members can also check their daily horoscopes and watch movies from across the web with the newly added 'What's Cool' section which showcases some of the best content and sites on the web today.
"MovieFlix has achieved extraordinary, viral growth, and we attribute this phenomenal growth to our 'best in class' content and MovieFlix's unprecedented level of convenience and ease-of-use," says CEO and co-founder Opher Mizrahi.
MovieFlix.com is the leading broadband movie provider on the Web. Founded in 1998, MovieFlix.com, a privately held company based in Hollywood, CA, has developed and maintains a library of full-length movies, short films, independent films, and television shows available over the Internet via streaming video technology from the MovieFlix Web site at www.MovieFlix.com. The entire library is currently available free to any user who registers providing basic demographic information. The current library of over 2000 titles consists of Hollywood classics, independent films, short films and television shows in 28 popular categories. MovieFlix has worked with top online and offline companies in numerous strategic ventures, including custom content creation, syndication and event-based netcasting. MovieFlix has forged strategic alliances with companies including: AOL, NBCi, Real Networks, Yahoo, RoadRunner, Rogers Communications, BigStar.com, iSyndicate, Screaming Media, iFilm, Yack.com and Covad among others.
February 5, 2001 - MovieFlix.com Press Release
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