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How To Watch Anything Online For Free

Jul 7, 2008
Consumers can't always make it to the cinema when a new movie comes out. After all, today's lifestyle is jam-packed full of errands, jobs, and other shortcomings. But thanks to the Internet, getting out to see a new movie isn't only not a problem- but getting to see it for absolutely no charge is also possible for those with Internet access.

For those who aren't knowledgeable about the status of the Internet and copyrighted movies, many copyrighted movies can be legally watched online for free. These movies will commonly be made free to the general public, or their rights will be bought from webmasters who then turn around and offer the content free on their websites to bring in more traffic from around the world.

As in the case with the popular American show "South Park," some websites will put advertisements up and let Internet users watch TV shows and movies absolutely free and without much interruption. The advertisements will be in the movie or show itself, so it can't be avoided- but saving money on rental and ticket fees is more than worth the small inconvenience.

Copyright laws aren't perfect in every country. In some cases, technicalities will be apparent that enable webmasters to put Hollywood movies online and offer them for free, without the fear of receiving a subpoena. It can sometimes still be illegal to watch such movies if the Internet user hails from a country with different copyright laws. It's best to not watch movies from such sites if one isn't aware of their country's copyright laws.

There is also the possibility of getting free movie passes and subscriptions to online rental services thanks to Internet offers and filling out surveys. These can take a lot of time to complete, and sometimes will require giving out personal information. Nevertheless, this will give consumers free gifts and money they can use to view movies online for free. It's a nice tradeoff, since the consumer would be watching the movies online the legal way- and would have no fear of consequence.

As a last note, free movies can always be obtained among independent film networks. Independent films are a niche type of movie that are provided to the general public for free. While these may not star Hollywood's best actors, they do still serve as a free source of entertainment for those who enjoy movies. There are several independent film companies, as well as festivals to investigate. Best of all, many independent films don't even have annoying ads in between content.

Closing Comments

Watching free movies and TV shows online isn't such a hard task once one knows where to get them. As we can see from the previous examples, it's just a matter of knowing where to look and what to do. Just keep in mind that copyright laws can be very strict, and before engaging in anything that may seem illegal, consult a legal professional or review copyright laws in one's own country before continuing.
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