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YRF's Bollywood Blockbusters Now Available on Spuul

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 11:00 AM

Internet proliferation in India to boost online movie watching

Spuul.com, the popular streaming service for Indian movies and TV shows online, today announced an agreement with Yash Raj Films (YRF), to make the Studio’s movie catalogue available on Spuul. Bollywood buffs worldwide may now watch YRF’s blockbusters like Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil To Pagal Hai, Dhoom and Band Baaja Baaraat, amongst others, on their desktops and mobile devices with Spuul.

The proliferation of the Internet, together with the growing popularity of smartphones and tablets, has catalyzed demand for Indian movies online. India is expected to have the world’s second largest Internet user base by 2015 and mobile Internet is expected to reach 165 million users from the current 87M*. Spuul is harnessing these trends to offer netizens, especially young tech savvy users, the convenience of anytime, anywhere access to their favorites movies.

Commenting on the deal Mr. S. Mohan, co-founder of Spuul, said, “It’s great to partner with Yash Raj Films, a Studio that has produced some of Indian cinema’s finest and most memorable movies. From old classics like ‘Kabhi Kabhie’ and ‘Silsila’ to new-age smash-hits like ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ and ‘Ishaqzaade’ we are delighted to offer our users such a robust collection of movies and will continue to work with our partners to regularly expand our offering.”

“In line with the evolving digital landscape, we endeavor to have our content present on all legitimate digital touch-points globally. A digital distribution platform like Spuul, provides us a window to connect with our viewers and also enable them to access our evergreen catalogue of films at their convenience,” said Mr. Anand Gurnani, General Manager - Digital & New Media, Yash Raj Films Pvt. Ltd.

Spuul.com makes popular Indian movies available via it’s web service at www.spuul.com, it’s free Facebook app and it’s free iOS mobile app. Other YRF titles on Spuul include Mere Brother Ki Dulhan, Ladies vs Ricky Bahl, Chak De India, Dhoom, Fanaa, Saathiya and more. For more visit www.spuul.com

* Source: Internet and Mobile Association of India

About Spuul.com

Spuul is an online entertainment service dedicated to streaming Indian movies and TV shows. In addition to a large selection of free movies, Spuul offers Specials that are pay-per-view movies and a Premium monthly subscription option. New titles are added weekly.

About Yash Raj Films:

Yash Raj Films (YRF) is India’s premier independent Studio conglomerate & an integral part of the entertainment business in India. The Company’s core lies in the production and distribution of some of the industry’s highest grossing films. With international offices, YRF handles the global distribution of its own films. The Company also has dedicated in-house divisions and a state-of-the-art fully integrated Studio focused on the creation and dissemination of content.

Find out more on www.yashrajfilms.com | www.youtube.com/yrf | www.facebook.com/yrf | www.twitter.com/yrfmovies

(Source: Business Wire )
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