Movies.com Adds Marketplace3 Nov, 2003 By: Holly J. Wagner
The Walt Disney Internet Group's movie fan and showtime Web site Movies.com has launched the Movies.com Marketplace, selling DVDs and other movie-related products, including books and soundtracks.
The site's recently redesigned DVD/Video section offers four methods of browsing for DVD information: New Releases, Upcoming, Genre-based groupings, and Movies.com's proprietary “The Cinema Files” -- a topical compendium of DVDs. Pages devoted to a single movie title include a Movies.com Marketplace section, which provides information on DVDs and cassettes available for that title as well as links to additional related merchandise.
The marketplace also includes a regularly updated Spotlight section that provides an assortment of movie-related merchandise, including electronics, toys, games, etc.