MovieWeb is an entertainment news website and video brand.

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Type of site
Entertainment news, movie reviews and releases, forums, and videos.[1]
OwnerWatchr Media
Alexa rankDecrease 2,566 (October 2020)[2]
RegistrationOptional, registration needed for some services
Current statusActive


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]


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. ^ "MovieWeb site ranks". Alexa Internet. Retrieved October 22, 2020.
  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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