Movies Unlimited offers new-release, classic,and out-of-print movies in the genres of drama, comedy, action and adventure, horror and mystery and musicals. Additional genres are westerns, science fiction, fantasy, documentaries and TV. It also features more eclectic titles in the categories of martial arts, cult movies and religious titles.
Movie aficionados can also choose between foreign films, concerts, family and animations, sports and silent films. In addition to the extended categories of movies available, Movies Unlimited also offers classic radio programs and movie soundtracks on CD, rare sports highlights on video, and books about movies. It publishes MovieFanFare, an online magazine featuring classic movie reviews, actor tributes and movie articles. The company also hosts a Facebook page where it posts movie history, facts about actors, and movie sales and events.
Established in 1978, the Philadelphia-based company identifies itself as the world’s oldest mail-order video company, having sold millions of videos globally since its inception. As of 2015, customers are able to order DVDs and Blu-Ray. In addition to its website, Movies Unlimited publishes a print catalog featuring over 800 pages. This comprehensive movie catalog lists almost every movie title available on video, and includes rare artwork, movie summaries and reasonable prices. Specializing in locating hard-to-find and out-of-print films, Movies Unlimited has gained a valuable reputation among actors, movie directors, movie studios and film critics, such as Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel and Leonard Maltin, according to the company website.