What's NewMajor Updates:
Bug Fixes - Fixes and stability improvements including a fix for OS2.2.1 iPod Touches 'Crash on Launch' issue
Only OS 3.0+ Support - We are no longer supporting OS's prior to 3.0. We want our users to take full advantage of the new features in the app based on latest OS.
Both versions are now Ad-Free - The performance difference between both versions was significant especially on previous generation iPhones and thus we have decided to remove the ads across the app to improve the user experience.
Premium Features - From now on we will add many features exclusive to the Premium Version of the app.
Push Notifications in v1.2.1. These notifications will give you updates on New Movies out in cinemas and Upcoming movies that you might have Added to your WishList. We will expand the functionality as we release more updates.
Improved Facebook Integration - Facebook Integration now extends to 'Movies I've Rated', 'Recent Friend Ratings' & 'My Friends' categories.
Twitter Integration - Post Favorites, Ratings and Ticket Purchases to your Twitter Account
In-App Notifications - Smarter notifications system. Ability to target different version of the app, different device types.
UI Tweaks - Updated loading notifications UI
App Description"If all the available free movie apps weve reviewed to date were in a head to head competition, the last standing would likely be Movies by Flixster, Fandango and this app, Movies Now!"
- Rated 8/10 by Appcraver
Designed with the iPhone platform in mind, Movies Now! hosts a clean, concise and beautiful interface that truly provides a great user experience. Browsing movie information on the go has never been more pleasurable.
Users can easily buy movie tickets from within the application with support for the US and Canada (Movietickets.com).
- Browse a list of all the movies playing in your vicinity with just the touch of button.
- Purchase tickets in a simple 3-step process without leaving the app (Support for over 10,000 screens!)
- Login to your Movietickets.com account to purchase tickets with your credit cards stored online or
- Securely store your credit card on your device using a 4-digit passcode
- Loyalty Card Support (such as AMC Moviewatcher Card)
- View Purchase History
- Find movies playing in local theatres
- Browse movies in an exquisite Poster View or a List View by either playing In Cinemas, Upcoming.
- Top 10 US Weekend Box Office
- Connect with Facebook Connect to share movie ratings and personal favorites with friends!
- Movie Search
- Read synopses, cast list, run times & watch trailers
- Link to reviews from Rotten Tomatoes, Meta Critic
- Star Ratings from Hollywood.com
- MovieTweets, a fantastic way to find out the general opinion about a movie.
- Share movie ratings with friends using Facebook Connect!
- Built-In Google Maps (Only OS 3.0)
- Find cinemas in your vicinity using the iPhone/iPod Touch Core location feature
- Add theaters to a favorites list for faster access
- Search for cinemas by name or location
- Access your own personal ratings page tied into Facebook Connect
- Add/Delete credit cards stored on your Device
- Follow us on twitter @moviesnow
May 27, 2009 Initial Release