Posts Tagged ‘pirated media’

New Movies To Display 20 Seconds Of Unskippable Warnings

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

When you add those 20 seconds of unskippable warnings to the five or ten minutes worth of unskippable ads at the beginning of a DVD, the pirated stuff starts looking better and better all the time.

If you are living in the United States, and like to watch a movie from time to time, you are in for a new treat courtesy of the government, the FBI, ICE, and six major movie studios. According to an Ars Technica, new movies will soon carry two unskippable government warnings, that legit buyers will have to look at before they can actually start watching the movie.

(more…)