Deceptive Ads - "Content Can't be Played or Displayed" by Fraudulent Movie Streaming www.filmlair.com
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The reason I started researching this website is because I was tricked into clicking on the following advertisement:
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Clicking on the advertisement took me to the website "www.filmlair.com." The advertisement had nothing with do with me not able to play or view any content. It was just a deceptive move by filmlair to get me to visit their website.
Here are some of the complaints that we have received about filmlair.com:
- "Unauthorised credit card charge dated 23 November 2015, processed 25 November 2015 - amount USD49.95 @ 0.6492 including currency conversion fee of $1.92 TOTAL NZ$78.86 Charged to my credit card"
- "I have had an unauthorised purchase from my credit card, from this company, when I have not purchased anything, I had entered my details for a one off purchase of $14.95 for viewing of V8 Supercars for the Bathurst weekend, but I never completed the purchase as it then came up as not..."
- "Hello, I sent a request for a refund to you some days ago after just recently finding 3 monthly amounts of a little more than GBP 30.00 deducted from my bank account (not from my credit card). I received a replying stating that I had signed up for a free 5 day offer and as I had not"
- "I've had a charge on my Mastercard credit card of 31.97 +0.88 non-sterling transaction fee. I have no idea what this is for as I don;t watch films on my computer. rarely watch films anyway. Date is Au 5, No 26413669. It says 18552025566 Mus, which i assume is music. Please refund."
- "After being told that I won (being 100th visitor), I must sign up to watch one (1) month free movie and my credit card would not be charge. Seven days later, I went into my account and discovered that I was charged US$1 and then US$49.95. Even though they had my email address no message."
- "I can remember signing up once for the trial period. I was quite happy with the fact that I wouldn't be charged as long as i didn't buy anything. I checked my credit card statements regularly to see if this was the case. I was happy to see that it was...UNTIL out of the blue over 15 months later there is a random charge on my credit card account for 49.95 US so with the currency exchange it cost me over 63 dollars, PLUS the bank charged me a currency conversion fee on top of that for 8 dollars so all up they have ROBBED me of 72 dollars of my hard earned money for their little scam."
- "I have emailed filmlair.com 5 times so far. They charged me for a movie, and then sent in its place, another movie that I never ordered. I have tried many times to correct this order and NO response, what so ever. They even charged me for the higher priced movie and sent a cheaper movie."
Based on these complaints and personal experience with this website, I do not recommend signing up or registering with www.filmlair.com.
Here are some other movie streaming websites you should not trust, they look exactly like www.filmlair.com:
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