It looks as though the available movie selection is only on offer in the United States at the time of writing, though it might expand to other regions given time. The company began doing this last month in their "Movies & Shows" section where they previously sold streaming entertainment, AdAge reported last week. "It also presents a nice opportunity for advertisers". Many movie fans would gladly sit through a couple handfuls of commercials to watch movies for free rather than paying to see them on a pay per view basis.
"We saw this opportunity based on user demand, beyond just offering paid movies". The ads that YouTube shows in the film come from its normal advertising mix.
There are now 100 movies available, according to AdAge, including Rocky, Legally Blonde, Agent Cody Banks, and Zookeeper.
A look at the new'free to watch section of You Tube Movies
YouTube has added around 100 Hollywood titles to its platform, supported with ads.
However, starting in October this year, the online streaming service quietly launched a channel allowing free streaming ─ supported by ads ─ of a limited number of films. But the main reason YouTube is integrating more movies is that advertisers have been asking for content that is guaranteed to be family-friendly.
YouTube has about 1.9 billion users per month and according to recent stats released by the site, with nearly 20 per cent users accessing the online streaming platform via smart TVs.
Rams QB Jared Goff names favourite play after Halle Berry
They mourned with Thousand Oaks residents after a mass shooting not far from their Cal Lutheran University practice facility. He completed 16, for 163 yards and a touchdown pass to tight end Gerald Everett in the middle to end L.A.'s opening drive.
In another picture, the royals are all posing big smiles for the camera and even the children as looking straight down the lens. Prince Charles' official 70th birthday photo montage in the player above.
Niinisto said he told Trump "we take care of our forests", but said that he can't recall anything being mentioned on raking . But President Sauli Niinisto told a Finnish daily he could not remember talking about raking when the two met.
Kenny Atkinson could also stagger rotations to keep his offense from getting too bogged down by Anthony isolations. He showed up to practice the other day but still isn't 100% back with the team after retiring in the offseason.
Hee Haw co-hosts Roy Clark , right, and Buck Owens , pictured on November 26, 1969. "If you're a bad person, people pick that up". In a tribute to Clark sent by his representatives, they shared some quotes from the country star about his career.
Stock markets stabilized Tuesday after a sell-off led by technology shares dragged Wall Street sharply lower the day before. Sydney's S&P-ASX 200 retreated 1.8 percent to 5,834.20 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng gained 0.5 percent to 25,750.52.
He predicted universities will someday study what Mueller and his "gang of Democrat thugs" have done to destroy people. There is the feeling in Washington of an impending storm, of threats to the presidency from the outside and within.
Apparently, this new Xbox One will launch at some point next year, with spring 2019 being mentioned specifically by Sams' sources. The decision to axe the system's disc drive was reportedly driven by two main factors.
An iconic 1972 painting by British artist David Hockney soared to $90.3 million at Christie's on Thursday. At 81-years-old, David Hockney has just become the highest-selling living artist, the BBC reports.
At the time, he wrote that he had come across a woman who had run out of gas and had a flat tire at a Walmart in North Carolina. Johnny Bobbitt , a homeless man, was allegedly panhandling nearby, and used his last $20 to buy McClure enough gas to get home.
White House again threatens CNN reporter Jim Acosta's pass
Later that same day, the White House sent Acosta a formal letter outlining a "preliminary decision" to suspend his pass. President Donald Trump has threatened to walk out of future press briefings if reporters do not act with "decorum".
Rakitic ruled out of England match and returns to Barcelona
I have also seen first-hand that they are getting coached right, with good ideas, and the players are responding well to that. Obviously I think Ramos, his record speaks for himself, the amount of trophies he's won, the amount of big games he's played.
Trump aide ousted by first lady says service was 'an honor'
Grisham responded with a statement characterizing Melania as "a strong and independent woman" who doesn't need outside advice. Those aides are further said to have been left without hotel rooms, or out of motorcades when traveling with the first lady.
McGinley baffled by McIlroy's European Tour snub
The first of his 23 pro titles came in the 2009 Dubai Desert Classic and the European Tour has since had him as their flag bearer. With the PGA Championship moving to May in the U.S., Europe's answer was to push the majority of its big events into the fall.
Blake Snell, Jacob deGrom win 2018 Cy Young Awards
The AL Cy Young was one of the toughest awards to pick this year , as Snell, Verlander and Kluber each had compelling cases. Both are first-time winners of the award for best pitcher in each league, and both were more than deserving of the honor.
'Super-Earth' discovered orbiting Sun's nearest star
Barnard's Star , a red dwarf star located in a solar system about six light-years away from Earth, may have some company. Finding out more about Barnard's star b will likely require telescopes able to detect light from the planet itself.
Here's How Stan Lee Will Appear In Avengers 4
Lee as they attend the premiere of the film "Spider-Man 2" at the Mann Village Theater, in Westwood, California, on June 22, 2004. Lee's birth name was "Stanley Martin Lieber", but used " Stan Lee " as his pen name and then later had it legally changed.