Free Movie Night, Eh? Canada’s National Film Board Streams 1,000+ Films To Your iPhone

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Canada's National Film Board just released a free iPhone app that lets you stream over 1,000 movies to your phone, also for free.

Now, here's the caveat: the NFB is best known for producing documentaries and animated shorts, so don't expect any David Cronenberg features.  Also, the current list of 1,000 movies is only about one-thirteenth of the complete NFB catalog, so here's hoping they make more available as time goes on.

On the bright side, you can either stream a selected film in real time, or download to your iPhone to watch later (within twenty-four hours).  And if you're open-minded and/or a hard-core film geek, half the joy of the app will be discovering little cinematic gems you might have otherwise never gotten the chance to see.

For more stories on iPhone movie-viewing apps, check out:

Hollywood Pocket: Watch free movies on iPhone

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