Popcorn Time, the Netflix for piracy.

Popcorn Times: There was an idea to bring everything is one place. A application that looked like Netflix but stream Movies and Tv-Shows from Torrent.

Popcorn Time app by itself is absolutely legal. What can make it illegal is watching and sharing copyrighted content. Most Countries with Piracy Law like the US, UK or India, you should use a VPN to safeguard your Popcorn Time experience.

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The application taken down many times, according to Wiki “After the increase in popularity, the program was abruptly taken down by its original developers on March 14, 2014, due to pressure from the Motion Picture Association of America.”

Motherboard also said that “while other versions of Popcorn Time are active right now, the user interface of this one and its release appear to be closely affiliated with earlier Popcorn Time projects, based on domain redirects and URLs.”

Alternatives to Popcorn Time

Note : Given link are working at the time of writing this post.

Info: Stremio relies on different sources such as Amazon, YouTube, and Netflix to play from various genres. it offers support for Windows, Android, and Linux.

Info: Duckie Tv specifically best for TV shows fans. since the source of all of the files you access through Duckie TV is still illegal, you would have to invest in a robust VPN service to avoid legal trouble of any kind.

Info: The interface is easy to work with and the videos stream smoothly. You don’t have to log in to watch movies and TV shows, but the option is there if you need it. it runs on almost any device.

Info: You can explore a vast collection of movies and TV shows, made available through the BitTorrent client.

Info: Zona is a Russian torrent streaming service offering similar content as Popcorn Time. It has an incredibly cool user interface, with customization options. But, there is a problem – Zona is not available for any operating system other than Windows. The Zona client can be used for searching, downloading and streaming movies, TV shows, music, and sports.

Info: Flixtor came into light when Popcorn Time was down, and over time, it developed into a robust application capable of drawing in content from a number of torrent sources.

Info: Due to immense popularity and usage, it is also heavily monitored by the content creators and government agencies. As an open-source platform, Kodi uses add-ons to stream movies, TV shows, and other content through various Internet sources.

 

 

Parzival
Ethical Hacker, Web Developer, Python, Web Application Tester