Quick Look: FandangoNOW is Roku's embedded movie and TV service. FandangoNOW is a streaming service that offers access to movies and TV shows. FandangoNOW operates on a rental and purchase basis, with no recurring monthly fees. New movie releases in HD cost around $18 to $20 to purchase, or around $5 to rent; SD versions are slightly less. (Note that some movies are available only to purchase or only to rent.) FandangoNOW also offers TV series, which may run as much as $25 or more for a full season, or $2 for an individual episode. As with movies, TV show prices vary. Don't miss the Deals category, which lists movies that can be rented for $2.99.
If you are not a FandangoNOW subscriber, you can browse through the titles and watch movie trailers. To add titles to a watchlist, though, you will need to create a free account and log in. A credit card is required, but you won't be charged anything unless you rent or purchase a video.
FandangoNOW lists movies under traditional genres (Drama, Comedy, Action, Thriller, and so on). If you're browsing TV shows, you'll find listings of new and trending shows, the top 50 TV shows, and the usual genres that include Action & Adventure, Crime, Drama, Kids, Reality TV, etc. Shows are also categorized by TV network, and there is a list of free episodes and sneak peeks.
And don't forget to join the FandangoNOW VIP rewards program, which lets you earn points automatically when you buy or rent movies and TV shows.
-- Information is current as of March 2, 2017
Developer's Channel Description: FandangoNOW brings you new release and catalog movies, next-day TV shows, and an extensive library of 4K and HDR titles, to buy or rent - no subscription required.
CHANNEL STORE CATEGORY: Movies & TV
FEES: Rent or purchase individual movies and TV episodes. Prices vary.