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FandangoNOW on Facebook’s Portal TV

December 11, 2019

FandangoNOW, the US VoD service from movie-focused digital service Fandango, has launched an on-demand movies and TV store on Facebook’s home video calling device, Portal TV.

The new FandangoNOW store will provide Portal TV users access to more than 100,000 new release and catalogue movies and next-day TV shows to rent or buy, no subscription required. FandangoNOW also offers the largest library of movies and TV shows in 4K.

“We’re always looking for new ways to connect fans with the highest quality entertainment content and are proud to be launching the FandangoNOW movie and TV store on Portal TV,” said Fandango President Paul Yanover. “We have a long history of working with Facebook to create innovative new experiences for entertainment fans to discover, enjoy and share their passion for movies and TV.”

To help entertainment fans find the movies and TV shows that are best for them, FandangoNOW on Portal TV will offer content curated by FandangoNOW’s sister company, entertainment recommendations resource Rotten Tomatoes. Fans will be able to peruse the Best Movies of the Decade and Top Holiday Movies according to the Tomatometer, Rotten Christmas Movies We Love as suggested by Rotten Tomatoes editors, and much more. FandangoNOW also offers thousands of movies not currently available on Netflix, Disney + or other subscription streaming services.

FandangoNOW also recently launched a movie and TV store on Facebook’s Oculus VR headsets, allowing Facebook audiences to build and access its library of movies and TV shows across the Facebook ecosystem and more. FandangoNOW is available on more than 200 million devices, including Roku, Smart TVs from LG, Samsung, VIZIO, Xbox and many other platforms.

Fans using Portal TV will be able to access FandangoNOW’s collection of 2020 Golden Globe-nominated movies and TV shows.

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