Sony Pictures Television

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CRACKLE BRINGS FREE FULL-LENGTH HOLLYWOOD MOVIES AND TELEVISION SERIES TO iPHONE, iPAD, iPOD TOUCH AND ANDROID MOBILE DEVICES IN LATIN AMERICA AND BRAZIL


MIAMI, Fla. (Nov. 8, 2012) Crackle, the multi-platform video entertainment network, today announced its Crackle App is now available for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and all Android mobile devices in Latin America and Brazil. The free application is the first to offer ad-supported full-length, unedited Hollywood films, television series and original programming for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and all Android handsets and tablets with Google Play. 

Providing high-quality video streaming, Crackle offers users a uniquely curated experience that includes a wide variety of full-length Hollywood movies, a diverse selection of TV episodes and award-winning Crackle original programming, delivered straight to their iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and Android mobile devices. Titles are available in English with either dubbed or sub-titled options in Spanish and Portuguese available.


In support of the launch, Crackle has secured Ford as an exclusive sponsor of the mobile app in Brazil and Nextel Evolutions in Mexico. 


The Crackle App is optimized to take full advantage of the features of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and Android mobile devices, making Crackle's extensive collection of premium programming easily accessible anytime, anywhere. Consumers can easily discover Crackle's content by browsing by movies, TV, originals or genres or via keyword search.

Key features include: 
Free on demand viewing of all of Crackle's full-length movies and television series; 
Access to Crackle's award-winning original content; 
The ability to pause viewing and resume playback where the user last left off; 
Queue management for viewing on the app or online at http://www.crackle.com.br/

Crackle hand-picks movies that appeal to today's connected consumers in the genres they care most about: action, comedy, crime, horror, thriller and sci-fi. More than 150 titles from Columbia Pictures, TriStar Pictures, Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics are available to watch for free. All films are delivered uncut and unedited the way they were meant to be viewed. 

A sampling of Crackle's current and upcoming movies and television series includes:

TALLADEGA NIGHTS 
GHOSTBUSTERS 
BEWITCHED 
STRANGER THAN FICTION 
FUN WITH DICK AND JANE 
ADVENTURES OF JACKIE CHAN
KIDNAPPED 
I DREAM OF GENIE

In the U.S., Crackle has sustained wide reaching growth, attracting more than 10 million unique visitors across online, mobile and over the top devices monthly and more than 12 million Crackle mobile app downloads since its launch. Additionally, Crackle was named one of the Top 5 Entertainment Apps by Apple in December 2011 and continues to rank among the top entertainment apps available in the US. 

The Crackle App is available for free in the App Store on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore and in the Google Play Store at play.google.com.  

For more information visit http://www.crackle.com.br/

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Contact:
Michael Maney
Director, Communications
michael_maney@spe.sony.com
310-244-8834

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About Crackle, Inc.

From fast-paced action, to escapist comedy to binge-worthy dramas, Crackle features a robust library of curated and entertaining acquisitions and premium original content for today's connected and engaged enthusiast audience‎. Sony Pictures Television Networks' free, ad-supported network offers an ever-changing lineup of Hollywood’s top feature films and popular TV shows and is accessible in the U.S. and Canada with no subscription or commitment required. New titles, in genres including Drama, Action, Fandom, Comedy and Thriller, are added each month and content is accessible on every connected device. Available in 21 countries, including Latin America, Crackle lets viewers login to save favorites and resume watching on any platform.  For more information, go to www.crackle.com or follow @Crackle ‎on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for real-time updates.