Thanksgiving Film Fest: You can watch ‘Hackers’ and 98 other movies for free on YouTube now (with ads)
If your wallet is already suffering from the major influx of pre-Black Friday deals, here’s a welcome relief: YouTube now offers a bunch of free, ad-supported movies. Forget about your holiday spending woes and binge watch old school classics like Hackers, The Terminator, and a marathon’s worth of Rocky films.
Google’s video platform quietly introduced its library of 99 free movies in October. YouTube told AdAge it will add more flicks in the future, but for now the free section is stocked with an interesting mix of 90s and 00s era romantic comedies (Legally Blonde), tween movies from the same era (Agent Cody Banks, Sleepover), martial arts movies, the less well-regarded Pink Panthers, Rocky flicks, and a few interesting docs. Read More