BY VICKI CHURCHILL
POSTED AUGUST 17, 2007
If you are looking to download movies on the Internet there are many sites you can choose from.
The Internet is without doubt the place to look for all your movie needs whether you wish to actually download movies or simply to find out information about a film. You can look up when the film was made who directed it, who starred in it and so on.
There are websites available that will give you access to an actor or actress's full biography by simply typing in the actors name in a search engine.
There are certain things you should think about when looking for free movies on the Internet. The first thing to consider is whether or not the site is legal. Steer clear of any sites that you feel are dubious. It is very rare you will find a site that has good quality full movies to download that are free.
The best Internet movies can be downloaded from legal movie sites. Check as many sites as possible and consider which one has the best value for money. Check to see how many movies the site has in its archives and how many of these can be downloaded for the price you will pay.
You should also weigh up how user friendly the site is. Read some reviews on how other people got on using the site. When you download Internet movies it can be quite confusing as quite often they will be available to download in sections and will be labelled as file extensions, which for the novice computer user can be quite daunting. Check out what the customer support is like and how helpful the sites moderators are.
In addition to being able to download Internet movies many sites will offer advanced features included in the membership. They may offer software, which you will need to burn the downloaded movies to a DVD or a free movie player to enable playback on your computer.
There are peer-to-peer sites available to download Internet movies, games, music and other applications from which work on file sharing between many users. Personally I would be very wary of downloading Internet movies from these types of sites as they are hard to regulate by their very nature and the risks of your computer being infected by some nasty virus are greatly increased.
Also the quality of movies downloaded from peer-to-peer sites are more often than not extremely poor with many of them being shakey camcorder recordings made in a movie theatre complete with shadowy figures shuffling across the screen on their way to get popcorn.
Once you have found a good source to download your movies before long you will have a great collection of movies available to you at the touch of a button.