"This is one of many efforts to ensure that people can find all the different kinds of video they want to see, from bedroom vlogs and citizen journalism reports to full-length films and TV shows. This is a first step," said Donagh O"Malley, YouTube"s Head of Video Partnerships.
"The new section of movies will bring together a library of film ranging from past mainstream hits to cult classics and beyond, and YouTube hopes the Movies section will grow in time," said YouTube in a statement.
The movie collection includes Hollywood blockbusters like Dark Side Of The Sun, starring Brad Pitt, Death Train, starring Pierce Brosnan, Cathy Come Home, The Addiction, The Clan Of The Cave Bear etc. Many Bollywood movies were also available for free.
The movie collection was seperated under different sections like Documentary & Biography, Action & Adventure, Bollywood, Comedy, Horror, Mystery & Suspense, Animation & Cartoons, Drama etc.
The YouTube also started partnership with Blinkbox, the British online film and TV aggregator, to provide more classic and world movies.