Sony today announced that CinemaNow, Best Buy’s digital movie service, is now available to PlayStation Network users in the U.S. on the PS3.
The CinemaNow service offers up new release movies (same day as their DVD release) and next day TV episodes for purchase or rental without a subscription fee. CinemaNow streams in HD with 5.1 Dolby Digital Plus surround sound and purchased content is stored on the cloud.
PSN users can download the application from the “Media & Apps” section in the PlayStation Store and launch it from the TV/Video Services icon on the XrossMediaBar.
New movies run for $3.99 (SD) and $4.99 (HD), while older titles go for $2.99 (SD) and $3.99 (HD). Movies can also be purchased from $4.99 – $15.99.