December 13, 2021
Redbox Dec. 13 announced it has signed a distribution agreement with LG Electronics to include its branded free ad-supported television (FAST) channels on LG Smart TVs, including their LG OLED Smart TVs.
LG Channels is a free streaming service, providing users with a wide selection of programming, including movies, TV shows, news, sports and children’s content.
“Redbox is known for being a destination for movies, and these FAST channels will bring a wide range of great movies and TV for viewers via LG Channels,” Chris Yates, GM of Redbox on Demand, said in a statement.
Redbox will begin streaming the following via the LG Channels platform:
Redbox Free Movies — Movie lovers can watch the most-popular movies streaming 24 hours a day, completely free. Now streaming is the Academy Award-nominated City of Angels starring Nicolas Cage and Meg Ryan, The Postman starring Kevin Costner, and First Kill starring Hayden Christensen and Bruce Willis.
Redbox Rewind — Watch favorite movies from the ’70s, ’80s and ’90s. Films streaming in December include Forever Young, starring Mel Gibson, JFK, starring Kevin Costner, and The Muppets Take Manhattan
Redbox War and Westerns — Movies streaming now include The Duel, starring Woody Harrelson and Liam Hemsworth, In the Line of Fire, starring Academy Award winner Clint Eastwood, and The Homesman, starring Academy Award Winner Tommy Lee Jones and Academy Award Winner Hilary Swank
Redbox Holiday — Movies streaming this month include A Very Country Christmas, Snowbound for Christmas, Borrowed Hearts, A Very Corgi Christmas and A Puppy for Christmas
Redbox Romance — Coming in January, titles include The Seat Filler, starring Kelly Rowland, Duane Martin and Mel B.; Reality of Love, starring Bradley Cooper, Jason Priestley and Emma Caulfield; and Broken English, starring Parker Posey, Drea de Matteo and Melvil Poupaud.