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Is it legal to view movies on Movie2k?

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As of 2015, the pirate website Movie2k is offline. The site shut down in May of 2013. The Motion Picture Association of America brought a case against Movie2k and won since the site had access to copyrighted material without permission including movies and TV shows.

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After winning the case against Movie2k, the Motion Picture Association of America had the site's IP address blocked by various Internet service providers.

Downloading any part of a movie counts as a form of copying copyrighted material and is illegal. Consumers watching illegal movies on a website risk having their service terminated by their Internet providers.

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