Sony Pictures Entertainment's Crackle launches Android app


Crackle now offers a full-length movie and television app for the Android platform. It streams full-length, unedited blockbuster movies and television series as well as Crackle’s slate of original series. The Crackle app reflects’s unique editorial voice, furthering its mission to provide curated content from the genres its audience cares about most: action, comedy, crime, horror, thriller and sci-fi.

“The cutting edge Crackle app provides Android users with movies and television offerings in their favorite genres – like they have come to love on the site,” said Eric Berger, Sony Pictures Television’s SVP/Digital Networks. “The launch of the Crackle app is the next step in making Crackle a go-to destination across all platforms.”

The app is available as a free download offering access to the network’s roster of original programming and Minisodes—television episodes that have been condensed to just a few minutes. Users who upgrade to the premium service will gain access to high quality, full-length, television shows and blockbuster films from Columbia Pictures, Tri-Star, Screen Gems, Sony Pictures Classics and more. At launch, users will have access to hundreds of TV episodes and movies, with new movies and TV series being added every month. The service costs $4.99 a month, with three and six month options also available. Crackle’s app works over both Wi-Fi and 3G networks.