Privacy Policy

UPDATE 19th June 2019 – The European Union’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018.

Our website address is and the privacy of our visitors, suppliers and writers is important to us.

This page details privacy policy outlines the types of personal information which is received and collected by &  and how it is used. If you require any further explanation or any questions asked don’t hesitate to email us (our contact info at about page).

Here at The People’s Movies we run competitions and we may ask for contact information such as names and email / postal addresses sometimes telephones. This information is used only for the purposes of the competition to send prizes. We only supply the information to those PR companies, Film/tv distributors who provide the prizes. All information provided will be deleted within 4 weeks after the competitions started and finished or earlier. All Competitions data you input is via google contact forms (please refer to contact forms section for relevant email details).

We will not pass any of these details on to third parties, or use them for any other purpose. For personal security reasons please do not include telephone numbers, unless we ask for them.If you do include those details we will automatically delete your details.

Contact Forms
On The Peoples Movies and Cinehouse we use various number of contact forms which are linked to various website emails. We use these forms to collect the entrees to competitions, apply to join our writing staff, or simply to contact us to ask us to review their release or a simple general question. Google collects name, email, address, potentially other details, those details will vary per form. paul@thepeoplesmovies,,,, information is only collected for purpose of competitions or applying to join us or contact us.

Log Files
Like many other Web sites, The People’ Movies makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons

What are cookies? & How does this site use cookies?

‘Cookies’ are small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing a website. They play an important  part of the website, make things run smoothly and every time you visit new info is stored improving your experience (see log files).

There is also  cookies  used by Third Parties, the advertisers. We use adverts by Approved marketing companies such as Google Adsense , Web Gains, Unrulymedia, Viralad Network, Affiliate Window, Viral Planet. At times these partners may use marketing cookies to show adverts of  things you maybe interested in, there system is  anonymised and will not know who you are only using minimal info to create relevant adverts.

Can I control the use of Cookies?

Yes you can as you can accept or decline any cookies your web browser maybe using. Please beware  deciding what cookies to accept or decline could effect how your experience  this website. To remove or decline any cookies you must change your web browser settings. For more information please visit You can also find info on Google cookies here …

The Peoples Movies uses and so there may be some info they may collect. This part is beyond our control and advises anyone concerned to read WordPress own privacy polices. Below we have posted some of the info may affect you on The Peoples Movies…

Data Used: Any of the visitor-chosen search filters and query data in order to process a search request on the servers.

Data Used: When sharing content via email (this option is only available if Akismet is active on the site), the following information is used: sharing party’s name and email address (if the user is logged in, this information will be pulled directly from their account), IP address (for spam checking), user agent (for spam checking), and email body/content. This content will be sent to Akismet (also owned by Automattic) so that a spam check can be performed. Additionally, if reCAPTCHA (by Google) is enabled by the site owner, the sharing party’s IP address will be shared with that service. You can find Google’s privacy policy here.

Data Used: To initiate and process subscriptions, the following information is used: subscriber’s email address and the ID of the post or comment (depending on the specific subscription being processed). In the event of a new subscription being initiated, we also collect some basic server data, including all of the subscribing user’s HTTP request headers, the IP address from which the subscribing user is viewing the page, and the URI which was given in order to access the page (REQUEST_URI and DOCUMENT_URI). This server data used for the exclusive purpose of monitoring and preventing abuse and spam.

Activity Tracked: Functionality cookies are set for a duration of 347 days to remember a visitor’s blog and post subscription choices if, in fact, they have an active subscription.

Data Used: IP address, user ID, username, site ID and URL, Jetpack version, user agent, visiting URL, referring URL, timestamp of event, browser language, country code. Some visitor-related information or activity may be sent to the site owner via this feature. This may include: email address, username, site URL, email address, comment content, follow actions, etc.

Activity Tracked: Sending notifications (i.e. when we send a notification to a particular user), opening notifications (i.e. when a user opens a notification that they receive), performing an action from within the notification panel (e.g. liking a comment or marking a comment as spam), and clicking on any link from within the notification panel/interface.

Jetpack Comments
Data Used: Commenter’s name, email address, and site URL (if provided via the comment form), timestamp, and IP address. Additionally, a IFrame receives the following data: blog ID attached to the site, ID of the post on which the comment is being submitted, commenter’s local user ID (if available), commenter’s local username (if available), commenter’s site URL (if available), MD5 hash of the commenter’s email address (if available), and the comment content. If Akismet (also owned by Automattic) is enabled on the site, the following information is sent to the service for the sole purpose of spam checking: commenter’s name, email address, site URL, IP address, and user agent.

Activity Tracked: The comment author’s name, email address, and site URL (if provided during the comment submission) are stored in cookies. Learn more about these cookies.

Data Synced (?): All data and metadata (see above) associated with comments. This includes the status of the comment and, if Akismet is enabled on the site, whether or not it was classified as spam by Akismet.

Google Analytics
Data Used: Please refer to the appropriate Google Analytics documentation for the specific type of data it collects. For sites running WooCommerce (also owned by Automattic) and this feature simultaneously and having all purchase tracking explicitly enabled, purchase events will send Google Analytics the following information: order number, product id and name, product category, total cost, and quantity of items purchased. Google Analytics does offer IP anonymization, which can be enabled by the site owner.

Activity Tracked: This feature sends page view events (and potentially video play events) over to Google Analytics for consumption. For sites running WooCommerce-powered stores, some additional events are also sent to Google Analytics: shopping cart additions and removals, product listing views and clicks, product detail views, and purchases. Tracking for each specific WooCommerce event needs to be enabled by the site owner.

Data Used: The following information (made available from the visitor’s browser) is collected and sent to Automattic’s Demand Partners: IP address, geographical data (derived from the IP address), user agent, operating system, device type, unique user ID (randomly generated identifier), current URL, and IAB (Interactive Advertising Bureau) interest category. Log data (IP address, geographical data, user agent, operating system, device type) is stored for 30 days. The unique user ID is stored in cookies and is retained for 1 year.

Activity Tracked: Ad impressions, video-related events (i.e. pause, mute, 100% plays, etc.) or errors, and ad click events. Various cookies are used for the following purposes: delivering targeted advertisements to specific visitors, storing user identifiers, and collecting anonymous ad platform stats.