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Apple Releases 'iTunes Movie Trailers' App for iOS

Discussion in 'iOS Blog Discussion' started by MacRumors, Oct 12, 2011.

  1. macrumors bot




    Amidst the flurry of other software releases today, Apple has also pushed out a new iTunes Movie Trailers app [App Store] for iOS. The new universal app for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch offers easy access to Apple's library of movie trailers.
    The app includes a number of features, including integration with iCloud to push theater and trailer notifications across devices.
    iTunes Movie Trailers is a free app compatible with iOS 4.3 or later on the iPad 2, original iPad, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, and third- and fourth-generation iPod touch.

    Article Link: Apple Releases 'iTunes Movie Trailers' App for iOS
  2. macrumors member

    US only by the looks of it... :rolleyes:
  3. macrumors regular

    And Aperture also got an update...

    It will only install if you're running 10.7.2...
  4. macrumors 6502

    Ninja Dom

    Not available in the UK yet.

    And I was browsing the Apple trailers site earlier today.
  5. zin
    macrumors 6502

    No reason why it should be US-Only. I'd say give it time to propagate. Or, they're intentionally delaying international roll-out, like with the Apple Store App.
  6. macrumors newbie

    This app works with iOS 4.3 or greater, which means Verizon CDMA users will have to upgrade to iOS 5 to use it, not that that's a big deal.
  7. macrumors 68000


    thats pretty cool. Especially for the iPad
  8. macrumors 6502


    Nice little surprise

    This is a nice little surprise on the iOS 5 and iCloud release day.
    The app itself is slick and it's nice to be able to watch trailers so easily on the phone, but selecting Movies under Theaters crashes the app for me.
  9. macrumors regular


    So basically, Apple just killed most movie preview apps :)
  10. macrumors newbie

    NICE surprise!

    I'v been waiting this a long time, i'v been thinking why they haven't made this a long time ago, because apple has great trailer page which i use alot with my computer also i have shortcut for that site in my iPhone :)
  11. macrumors 603


    Sweeeet, this will help me through some bored lectures with my ipad :cool:
  12. macrumors 603

    Weird that they didn't have this all along. On the mac iTunes there was always a trailer section but not on the iOS devices. Even appleTV had a trailer section. Glad they finally added it, looks pretty slick.
  13. macrumors regular

    This app is pretty cool, and I'll probably give it some use over flixster (when it comes to trailers and such). What I'm really looking forward to (and praying for) is this means that they will soon integrate Siri into this movies app and I can then find movie times, theaters, buy tickets, etc. all with my voice. =D
  14. macrumors regular

    Yeah. Wife and I were regular users of the trailers in ATV2. I wonder if they can airplay back to ATV2?
  15. macrumors regular


    yasss avengers trailer on the go bc i haven't watched it nearly enough!!!
  16. macrumors 6502


    Apple also quietly released an +airport utility app
  17. macrumors 68040


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    Still not available here in Germany.
  18. macrumors newbie

    Subtitles? Closed Captions?

    I haven't upgraded to iOS 5 yet. Does anyone know if the new Trailers app has closed captions or subtitles for those with hearing loss?
  19. macrumors regular


    Or Canada. :(
  20. macrumors 6502a

    Or UK.
  21. Guest


    Since it's a free app, is there no way of signing into the US store and simply downloading it? I know our accounts in the UK cannot download US store material, but how easy is it to set up a free US account for example? And is it worth the hassle?
  22. macrumors newbie

    No, only the video application (on a first gen' iPad) has a closed captioning toggle in Settings.

    I added a screen shot of the settings available for the Trailers app.

    Attached Files:

  23. macrumors member


    The reason is because they have obviously not organised content partnerships with theatres in other countries yet. Everyone's a conspiracy theorist :p


    See here.
  24. macrumors newbie

    yes you can do that..i made a us account but i live in canada and you can download any app thats in the us store but sometimes they dont open or function properly.

    the trailers app worked at first but not anymore...i got the jimmy fallon app from the us store and that worked beautifully ..u just need to make an account with a legit us address and optional credit card
  25. macrumors 603

    Still not in the UK store :(

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