Blockbusters of every decade now with BIGFLIX and Shemaroo Entertainment

Mumbai, July 25, (Washington Bangla Radio): Reliance Entertainment Digital’s movie-on-demand service, BIGFLIX, has formed a licensing agreement with one of the leading content houses of the country– SHEMAROO ENTERTAINMENT. The alliance will allow users of BIGFLIX to stream a wide range of blockbusters movies by Shemaroo Entertainment– ranging from black and white films to some of the most recent releases.  The catalogue offers an assortment of timeless classics to latest hits with a perfect blend of genres in multiple languages- Hindi, Marathi and Tamil. Few of the finest Hindi classics like the iconic film Mughal-E-Azam, Raj Kapoor’s Anari, Mithun’s Disco Dancer, Rajesh Khanna’s Roti to some of the contemporary films like Amitabh Bachchan’s Black, Aamir Khan’s Sarfarosh, Vidya Balan’s Ishqiya & The Dirty Picture and so on form the part of the list.
The Marathi catalogue will feature key titles like Aaichcha Gondhal, Abhimanyu, Joshi ki Kamble and Juiley, while Tamil titles like Balam, Ivar, Mahesh Saranya Matrum Palar and Manja Velu will the add to the variety of the Shemaroo catalogue on BIGFLIX.com. All titles can be streamed on PC, tablets and mobile phones at a subscription fee of Rs. 249/- across platforms.

Commenting on the association with Shemaroo Entertainment, Mr. Shreyash Sigtia, Business Head, BIGFLIX, said, "There is a definite demand for classic films amongst movie enthusiasts and Shemaroo Entertainment is credited to have given Indian audiences some iconic and successful titles in Bollywood for decades now. We are delighted to partner with Shemaroo Entertainment to add an array of blockbusters from every decade to the existing catalogue on BIGFLIX. The multi-lingual catalogue will cater perfectly to the movie enthusiasts who desire an assortment of film entertainment anytime, anywhere. Also with this alliance, BIGFLIX continues to tie up with leading entertainment companies, thereby acquiring internet rights of some of the best titles of the industry.”

Jai Maroo, Director, Shemaroo Entertainment said “We are glad to join hands with BIGFLIX as the association is in line with our strategy to be one of the major content providers across countries. Our vision is to be present on all devices, any time and on any connection. BIGFLIX being a prominent online platform in digital space will help us cater to wider range of audience across geographies. Shemaroo has turned into a one-stop-shop for many of the platforms where we not only provide the content but also manage it.”

BIGFLIX has been consistently expanding its content offering by partnering with leading entertainment houses. The subscription of BIGFLIX can be availed starting at Rs. 99/- and can be accessed across platforms like laptops, tablets and smartphones.  
Shemaroo Entertainment aims to expand and monetise every platform where a consumer is present. Ranging from traditional media like television where the company is already one of the top source for content to digital platforms like internet, IPTV and smart gadgets it has tied up with all major industry players.      

For a complete movie watching experience, log on to: www.bigflix.com

To download the BIGFLIX app, click below:

iPhone & iPad Users-

https://itunes.apple.com/in/app/bigflix-hd/id469988374?mt=8
Android Smartphones & Tablets -
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bigflix.bigflixtablet&feature=more_from_developer#?t=W251bGwsMSwxLDEwMiwiY29tLmJpZ2ZsaXguYmlnZmxpeHRhYmxldCJd
Windows Phones & Tablets -

 http://www.windowsphone.com/en-in/store/app/bigflix/c928834f-4547-4bb0-97ce-fdf6b00e6f1c

 About BIGFLIX

India’s first online Movie on Demand service BIGFLIX was started by Reliance Entertainment Digital in January, 2012. This service allows users to experience seamless streaming across several connected devices like smart phones, Tablets, iPad, PC, etc. With BIGFLIX, users can stream handpicked movies across various genres like action, comedy, drama and romance. It is a true movie portal catering to as many as 10 languages apart from Hindi.

BIGFLIX can be attributed as a user’s Personal Blockbuster Theatre because it allows them to consume premium movies on demand for a subscription fee simply by logging on www.bigflix.com.  What’s more, user gets an ad free experience.

About Shemaroo

Celebrating the golden jubilee, Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd is among few entertainment companies that has hallmarked several pioneering efforts with its innovative and out- of-the- box thinking. Founded in 1962, Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd is one of the largest Filmed Entertainment “Content Houses” in the country, active in Content Ownership, Creation, Aggregation and Distribution with a large content library of over 2500 titles.

Shemaroo is engaged in the distribution of content for satellite channels, physical formats and emerging digital technologies like the Mobile, Internet, Broadband, IPTV and DTH among others. With its partnership with the major telecom operators and other digital media platforms, Shemaroo is at the forefront of the digital age. The company has also tied up with many content providers across the country. The “Shemaroo” brand today is synonymous with quality entertainment in the Indian entertainment eco system.

Disclaimer

“Shemaroo Entertainment Limited, (“Company”), is proposing, subject to market conditions and other considerations, a public issue of its securities and has filed a draft red herring prospectus, (“DRHP”), with the Securities and Exchange Board of India, (“SEBI”). The DRHP is available on the website of SEBI at www.sebi.gov.in and the respective websites of the Book Running Lead Managers to the Issue at www.yesbank.in and www.icicisecurities.com. Investors should note that investment in equity shares involves a high degree of risk and for details relating to the same, see the section entitled “Risk Factors” of the DRHP.”
For Further details pls contact:
Kumari Ekta – Sheamroo Entertainment: +91 9769826976