RokuGuide Quick Look: BIGSTAR Movies offers Roku viewers two viewing choices. Basic access is free, but offers a limited selection of movies, which are shown with advertisements and in standard definition. Upgrading to Premium access requires a monthly subscription for $4.99 but provides access to the entire BIGSTAR library of thousands of titles, which are shown in HD (when available) and ad-free.
When you launch the BIGSTAR channel on your Roku, you will be able to select whether to enter the Basic or Premium library. Even without a subscription, you can browse all Premium titles before deciding whether to subscribe. Films are available in the usual genres, such as Classics, Comedy, Documentary, Drama, Foreign, Horror, Music, and so on.
-- Information is current as of September 1, 2014
Developer's Channel Description: BIGSTAR Movies is a free service for award winning independent and international movies. For those that do not like Ads in their movies a simple upgrade to premium for $4.99 a month will yield access to the full library, HD when available, and absolutely zero ads.
CHANNEL STORE CATEGORY: Movies & TV
DEVELOPER: BIGSTAR TV, Inc
FEES: Free for Basic access, $4.99 per month for Premium access
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