Sprint Delivers Mobile Movies5 Sep, 2006 By: Jessica Wolf
Mobile phone operator Sprint is delivering movies to the small screen.
Sprint has launched the pay-per-view Sprint Movies, with a selection of 45 feature films from Buena Vista, VOD, Lionsgate, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and Universal Pictures, according to the site.
Sprint Movies operates via MSpot, which, since December 2005 has powered subscription streams of radio and video content for Sprint PCS Vision users.
Sprint Movies are priced at $3.99-$5.99 with a set viewing window of 24 hours to one week, depending on the title, according to ITwire.com. Users can extend a 24-hour option for two more days at $.99 each.
Last year, Sprint and MSpot launched MSpot Movies, a $6.95 per month subscription service that gives users access to a small selection older movies including Three Stooges, Night of the Living Dead and Short Circuit.Initial titles available for PPV download to Sprint phones include: