Internet movie-download and streaming provider Movielink LLC (www.movielink.com
) signed a deal with Road Runner to promote the service to its high-speed subscribers. Road Runner subscribers will see a special Movielink area on its home page, through which consumers can order, download and watch movies. Subscribers who order movies have unlimited viewing for any 24-hour period within a 30-day rental period.
Road Runner and Movielink are kicking off several promotions, including a joint "Movie of the Month" program, allowing users to vote on their favorite movie from a select group of titles. Road Runner will provide the winning movie to all of its customers the following month.
Road Runner also plans to give out Movielink gift certificates to new customers.
Movielink features 450 movies from the major studios. Per-movie pricing ranges from $2.95 to $4.99.