On December 14, 2010, Paramount Digital Entertainment announced that it will release ten enhanced movie “Apps” of Paramount Pictures films exclusively for Windows® Phone 7, built using Microsoft Silverlight technology. In addition to a full film, the Paramount movie apps will include bonus features, trivia games and the ability to create custom apps. Paramount Digital Entertainment also launched the first movie title, “School of Rock,” starring Jack Black, on December 14, 2010 in the U.S. and Canada. Additional movie titles coming include “G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra,” “Waiting for Superman,” and “Zoolander,” with more to be announced soon. For additional information or to read the full press releases, please see the relevant links below.
- Press Release: Paramount Digital Entertainment to Release Paramount Silverlight Enhanced Movies for Windows® Phone 7
- Windows Phone product site: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsphone
- Microsoft Silverlight product site: http://www.microsoft.com/silverlight
- Microsoft Silverlight developer community site: http://www.silverlight.net/