Moviefone – founded in 1989 and acquired by AOL in 1999 – is the premier destination for everything movies and TV.
Moviefone is the best place to find what you want to watch and where to watch it -- quickly, easily, and at the lowest cost.
Moviefone is also a trusted source for fun, engaging movie and TV content that includes news, reviews, exclusive interviews with A-list stars, galleries, trailers, original video series (Weekend Watchlist, Unscripted), and so much more.
To learn more about Moviefone’s editors and writers, click here.
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about whalerock industries
Whalerock Industries is a Santa Monica-based media and technology company. Whalerock’s digital brands include Wonderwall, Moviefone, Mandatory, mom.me, Tested, glo, PawNation, Purple Clover, Cinefix and Skye, among others. Whalerock Industries has strategic alliances with MGM, Starcom MediaVest, P&G, AOL, AARP, Microsoft, YouTube and other major global institutions to bring world-class premium content and experiences to tens of millions of people every month across all devices and screens.
moviefone, past & present
Over the years, Moviefone -- along with the technology and experience of watching movies -- has evolved, launching online movie times, ticketing, and apps to guide moviegoers, as well as editorial franchises to excite and engage movie and TV lovers.
Our signature, award-winning “Unscripted” video series and viral “Moviefone Mash” features have amassed millions of views. Other content highlights include “’Fone Finds,” which exposes readers to a variety of premium content from our partners, “Reel Meals,” which pairs movie-themed menus with fan-favorite films, and our hugely successful “Summer Sequel Smackdown,” a bracketed poll that offered movie lovers the chance to pick the best summer sequel of all time.
Mr. Moviefone, the iconic voice of now-discontinued telephone service 777-FILM, has been a pop-culture touchstone for more than 20 years, with references to the voice and signature line “Hello, and welcome to Moviefone!” appearing in numerous movies and TV shows, including “Seinfeld,” “The Simpsons,” and “Family Guy.”
the moviefone logo
Moviefone’s 25-year evolution also included numerous changes to the look and feel of the site and company logo. The most recent change moved us away from the red, white, and black color scheme of Moviefone’s past (below) to what you see on the site today.