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Stealing Movies? Well, Netflix is Taking Notes

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Arrrrrrrrrre you a movie pirate?

If so, let's start by saying that's totally uncool matey because unless you happen to be Johnny Depp, it's so not a good look. Not to mention the fact that, um, hello it's illegal and wrong and detracts from the industry and so forth ...You know the spiel already. Now walk the plank! (Just kidding.)

To hear a Netflix rep talk, though, it's actually kind of helpful to them at least when people go and steal movies and TV shows online. Why? Well, all that scallywag bootleggery just informs them of what's hot on streaming demand so they can then heave ho and get those titles on their own site. Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: Variety

'Project X': 2012's Most Pirated Movie

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The numbers are in, and it's official: The (fictional) found-footage epic party movie, "Project X," is the most pirated film of 2012, according to TorrentFreak.

The sleeper spring break release was downloaded 8.7 million times on populat filesharing site BitTorrent, taking this year's crown for movie people most want to stare at, huddled glassy-eyed at the laptops in the middle of the night, mumbling, "Dude. Duuuuuude." Get More »

Filed Under: Movie News | Source: TorrentFreak
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