Here is a fun app for Windows 8 that allows you to get details and information about movies. Download Movieoholic for Windows 8 and get information about movies with complete ease and simplicity
The app has a beautiful interface and uses Rotten Tomatoes to get you the information about the movies. The app also provides you with the link to IMDB page of the movies; so you can open up IMDB page in case you are not satisfied with the information provided by the app. If you like to watch movies then you will definitely love this free app for Windows 8.
You will find this free app in the ‘Entertainment’ section of Windows Store. To download Movieoholic for Windows 8, just click on the link provided at the end of the post. This link will re-direct the browser you are using to the Windows Store, from there you can install Movieoholic for Windows 8 onto your PC. After you have installed this app just run it from the start screen and you will have the interface in front of you as seen above.
In the main interface, you are shown posters of different movies; these movies poster display the name of the movie and the rating from the rotten tomatoes. The movies that are displayed are divided into different categories like Box office, DVD releases, favorites etc; this makes it really easy to find out the movie of your choice. You can view all these categories and the movies included in them by scrolling horizontally, just like any other Windows 8 app.
To view more details about a movie of your choice, simply click on the preview tile of the movie from the above interface and you will have all the details in front of you as shown below in screenshot. The information includes brief detail, synopsis, review, cast, trailer etc. Also you are presented with an option menu in the lower part of the screen. This allows you to favorite a movie, navigate to home, and my personal favourite: the ability to set the poster as the lockscreen of your device.
When you scroll to the very end in the above app window, then you will be presented with the trailers of the movie. To watch any of the displayed trailer simply click on the preview and you will be taken to a screen as shown below and the trailer will start playing.