Earlier it was easy to plan for watching a movie on your weekend. You can just look at the movies running in theatres, choose one, book the ticket and just go for that. But now with the cable channels, DVD shops and online media, your options to watch movies have just exponentially increased. It is tough even to know which movies are being played in multiple channels and on internet media for you to choose and watch.
‘Watch it’ is an interesting web app that helps you to create a schedule for watching your favourite movies in theatres or cable or internet channels. The application can give you three types of movie information. It can tell you whether your favourite movie is still running in theatres. The application can also let you know whether the movies you are searching are already out of theatres. It can alert you on movies that are all set to arrive soon in the theatres. In this way, you will not miss any movie which is being played near you.
If the movies that you are searching are already out of theatres, then this web app can tell you whether any streaming service or rental service are available to watch those movies. There is no need to worry even if the movies are out of theatre and you are still not able to find it on any of the preferred service. This app will send give an alert by e-mail when the movie becomes available in any of the media channels.
For signing up, you will have to give a valid e-mail address or else you can also sign up using your Facebook account. Once an account is created, you will have to go to the page that denotes ‘Preferences’. The default options that are provided over there include signing up for alerts, a newsletter, and special offers. You can also set the number of e-mails that Watch It web app can send you. You can also effectively make use of Facebook for sharing the movies that you have added to the queue. This can help you to get tips and reviews from friends on specific movies you have added in the queue.
You can also select from a list of movie services. This list is located in the Preferences page. You can select preferred movie service for which you would like to get the alerts for your desired movie. So when the movie reaches that movie service, this app will send you an alert regarding the availability of the movie on that service.
There are mainly three categories inside the preference page. They are
DVD & Blu-Ray
Online & On Demand
Inside these three options, you will be able to see a range of movie services which you can opt for to get the specific movie alerts. Movies that are present within this app consists of a boxshot, a link for watching the trailer, information about the basic casts of the movie, a brief summary and also a critic score.
This is how you can plan your weekend movie schedule with Watch It web app.