BigBanana.TV is a new online service focused on bringing movies and film to users of the Apple TV. The service has launched with 25 “classic” movie titles that will appeal to cult movie fans, especially.
The company sells movies for $3.99 or $4.99 each, and has a library that includes “Reefer Madness,” “Night of the Living Dead,” the 1922 F.W. Murnau classic “Nosferatu” and many others. Content is formatted for the Apple TV, and resolution varies, depending on the original source material.
The movies are provided in MPEG-4 format, and is not encrypted, according to the information provided to filmmakers on the BigBanana.TV Web site. “… it is our position that the vast majority of customers are honest and will pay to own and view your film in the privacy of their own homes,” said the company.
New movies are being added each week.
This story, "BigBanana.TV offers movies for Apple TV" was originally published by PCWorld.