- tonton CINEMA brings you hassle-free entertainment at home
- tonton CINEMA announces Call for submissions
Bandar Utama, 18 March 2021 – In the blink of an eye, Malaysians have been spending the majority of their time at home for almost a year following the Movement Control Order (MCO) that was implemented when the pandemic hit our country. Although the cinemas have reopened, many still prefer to stay at home but now you can turn your home into your very own movie hall with tonton CINEMA!
Sistem Televisyen Malaysia Berhad and REV Media Group, both subsidiaries of Media Prima Berhad, are pleased to announce the launch of tonton CINEMA, a pay-per-view (PPV) streaming service that pilots the greatest films straight to your home, helping you make the most out of your home entertainment experience.
tonton CINEMA offers a wide selection of the latest and evergreen movies. Access is simple – all you need to do is log on to https://cinema.tonton.com.my to sign up and start streaming! You’ll still be able to access the existing catchup and LiveTV for free through the app as well as the website. Here’s what’s great about tonton Cinema, it’s commitment free, so you don’t have to subscribe to any packages and you can enjoy your favourite movies without any recurring charges anytime, anywhere in Malaysia through both the iOS and Android app and via smartphones, computers, tablets, laptops while the SmartTV platform is in the works.
In conjunction with its launch, tonton CINEMA is currently offering a special “limited time” promotion, where you can rent a movie for as low as RM1! Each movie will be available for 48 hours and you can use up to 5 devices simultaneously. The flexible payment methods that automatically charges you upon purchase also supports credit cards, debit cards, online banking as well as e-wallets.
Aside from the streaming service, tonton CINEMA has also enthusiastically been working closely with Primeworks Studios and other industry giants to bring quality content to Malaysian audiences. The goal is to continuously strive for fresh storytelling and high quality productions and with that, tonton CINEMA would like to announce an open call for submissions.
“As an integrated media powerhouse, we feel that this is very much in line with our strategy of being able to expand our digital reach as well as our commitment to further promote the local creative industry as we strive to deliver original top rated content,” said Dato’ Khairul Anwar Salleh, CEO Media Prima Television Networks and Primeworks Studios.
This initiative will further amplify the voices of leading production houses, inviting submissions that explore a broad range of perspectives and genres. Those interested are urged to email [email protected]