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For movie and TV shows details, this app will point you in the right direction.

This app is easy to use, quick, and has minimal ads


by AOL Inc.
Removed from the App Store

This app is easy to use, quick, and has minimal ads. Updates to this app have pushed it into the Essential category. Browse by theater or by movie. Sort movies alphabetically, by release date, or by MPAA rating. You can purchase tickets right from the app, if your theater offers that. You can watch trailers and read the latest Hollywood news. Invite your friends to join you at the movies via SMS or Facebook within the app. There is a separate, also free, iPad version which gorgeously takes advantage of the larger screen. SessionM Rewards has been recently added to this app, allowing you to earn points and get rewarded for watching trailers and opening the app daily. Moviefone strikes the right balance between features, speed, and convenience.

What is it about?

For checking out movies and TV shows, Movies by Moviefone is a terrific app. It is easy to navigate and save your favorite theater, provides top entertainment news, and lets you purchase movie tickets. It is fast, clean, and makes it simple to find the right show for you.


For those who...

  • Want movie and television show details
  • Like to watching upcoming movie trailers
  • Enjoy reading critics' reviews of movies

Not for those who...

  • Dislike movies
  • Do not watch television

Why we love it

If you are looking for an app that provides both movie and television show details, Movies by Moviefone is a great choice. Stay up to date on entertainment news, see what movies are playing this weekend, find out where to watch your favorite TV show, and much more with this handy app.

App Screenshots

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App Details

Last updated
February 9, 2018
Release date
March 18, 2009
More info

App Store Description

Moviefone is the ultimate app for movie times, theater listings, TV show info, trailers, reviews, movie & TV news, and more. Our intuitive, streamlined design helps you find movies in theaters and movies and TV shows online. Quickly find the theater where your movie is playing, browse showtimes, find where movies and TV shows are streaming or binge-watch trailers. The choice is yours.


• Filter movie results by time.
• Discover movies and TV shows on your favorite streaming services.
• Browse the freshest entertainment news.
• Find out which movies and TV shows are new on Netflix or DVD.
• Find movies playing near you with one super-simple tap.
• Look up top box office hits, new releases, and movies coming soon.
• Watch trailers for new and upcoming releases.
• Get movie times, tickets, and theater details.
• Save your favorite theaters for quick and easy access to movie times.
• Share movie info and showtimes via Facebook, text, or email.

Note: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.

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