NEWS
Apr 28, 2010

Well-Renowned Film Critic Richard Roeper Launches New iPhone™ App

CHICAGO, IL – April 28, 2010 – Americaneagle.com, a leading Website design, development, and hosting firm, today announced the launch of a new iPhoneTM application for well-renowned film critic Richard Roeper. The new application, "Richard Roeper and the Movies," gives users access to view movie reviews directly from their iPhoneTM or iPod touch®.

Richard Roeper, best known for his stint on At the Movies with veteran film critic Roger Ebert, turned to Web developer Americaneagle.com to create a new mobile application following the successful launch of his new Website, RichardRoeper.com. The application is now available and can be downloaded for free from Apple's app store.

"As a certified iPhone app geek myself, I'm thrilled to have my own app," said Richard Roeper. "This is a great way for movie lovers to have all my reviews literally in the palm of their hand."

The new iPhoneTM app features a search tool for quick movie look up, integrated RSS reeds, and high quality, full screen videos of Richard Roeper's movie reviews. In addition, the application uses the iPhone's GPS to locate the nearest theatres and find show times.

Anthony Svanascini, CEO of Americaneagle.com, notes, "This new iPhone application was built to include the best features from Richard Roeper's full online site, tailored exclusively for the mobile environment. By simply downloading the free app, users will immediately have the convenience of keeping up with the latest movie reviews, no matter where they are."

For more information about this free application, visit www.richardroeper.com.

 

About Richard Roeper

Richard Roeper is an American columnist and film critic for The Chicago Sun-Times. He also co-hosted the television series At the Movies with Roger Ebert from 2000–2008 and has written seven books over the course of his professional career.

About Americaneagle.com, Inc.

Americaneagle.com, Inc., founded in 1978, is a leading Web design, development, and hosting company based in Park Ridge, Illinois. Currently, Americaneagle.com employs approximately 160 professionals in offices throughout the country including Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Washington D.C., New York, and Los Angeles. Some of their 3,000+ clients include Fannie May Candies, New York Giants, NASCAR, Stuart Weitzman, Chiasso, Chicago Bears, Abbott Laboratories, and the U.S. Army. For additional information about Americaneagle.com, visit www.americaneagle.com.