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  • Author Peter Skilton
  • Published September 3, 2013

Best Smart TV apps for… watching films

As LG is the first and only TV manufacturer to offer Sky’s new internet TV service NOW TV, customers can easily enjoy the latest Sky Movies via the exclusive NOW TV app. But that’s not all LG Smart TVs offer film lovers.



Sky Movies is available on NOW TV for one month at a time, with access to hundreds of on-demand films including more of the latest and biggest movies 12 months before Netflix or LoveFilm Instant.



BBC iPlayer

Alongside its popular TV programmes the BBC also broadcasts a number of films, which find their way to iPlayer shortly after with access to the BBC iPlayer app on your LG Smart TV to watch.


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Become the film critic you’ve always wanted to be and tweet your thoughts on the latest films straight after they end. Share your reviews with an audience around the world. Just be ready for a debate.



Naked Trailers

Can’t decide what to watch? Search through thousands of film trailers to see a preview of those you’re tempted by. If you don’t like what you see move on to the next. It’s that easy.




After watching your favourite actors in action, you’re going to wish you were them. You might not be able to get yourself on the big screen, but you can upload a video to YouTube for your five minutes of fame.



Instantly watch unlimited films & TV episodes streamed over the internet to your TV via a PS3, Wii, Xbox 360 or any other device that streams from Netflix. You can also watch instantly on your computer too!



Watch the latest movies and TV shows without subscription by only paying for what you want to watch, when you want to watch it. Rent titles to watch them once or buy to watch them over and over, whenever you like.



Unlimited access to more than 5,000 movies and TV episodes, many in HD, straight to your LG Smart TV with a monthly subscription.


Peter Skilton writes for Stuff magazine


For a full list of the apps available on LG TV visit the LG app store


Find out more about NOW TV here

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