Article: Do I want to pay to download movies

Ryu, S., & Park, B. (2018). Do I want to pay to download movies: Factors affecting acceptance of legal movie download services. Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society, 16(1), 45-60.


he authors analyzed the three aspects (i.e. hedonic information systems, ethical and legal consideration and user characteristics) of legal movie download services and empirically examined how they affect the potential users’ behavioral intent to adopt the services based on the theory of reasoned action (TRA). An online survey of 142 respondents about a real legal movie download services, currently operated by a major online service provider, was conducted.