FilmNoir Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Thomas Angistalis built the FilmNoir app as a Freemium app. This SERVICE is provided by Thomas Angistalis and is intended for use as is. The Service offers paid subscriptions to provide additional functionality.

This page is used to inform visitors regarding my policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use my Service.

The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, which is accessible at unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy.

Your Consent

If you choose to use my Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that I collect is used for providing and improving the Service. I will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

Information Collection and Use

For a better experience, while using our Service, I may require you to provide me with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to Trakt Access Token, email.

I use the information I collect to operate and improve FilmNoir app, and customer support.

I do not share personal information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to accomplish FilmNoir's functionality.

If you opt in for FilmNoir email newsletter your email address is stored on Mailchimp. Please refer to Mailchimp's privacy policy for more information:

I may disclose your information in response to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal requirements; to exercise my legal right or defend against legal claims; to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud or abuse, violations of my policies; or to protect my rights and property.

In the future, I may sell to, buy, merge with, or partner with other businesses. In such transactions, user information may be among the transferred assets.


If you have opted to sync with, FilmNoir stores an access token on your device to keep you signed in. The access token is sent to our servers to retrieve additional information about the shows you are currently watching and upcoming episode release dates. The access token is not stored on our servers.

When signed into, FilmNoir stores your content history on your device. Also refer to Trakt's Privacy Policy for more information on how your data is handled at

Subscriptions and RevenueCat

I use RevenueCat's services to provide FilmNoir's paid subscriptions. Your Trakt username is stored on RevenueCat in order to be able to provide support for your subscription.

Please refer to RevenueCat's Privacy Policy for more information on how your data is handled at


FilmNoir collects anonymous analytics to improve the app. Analytics data is stored on Google Analytics for Firebase. Please refer to Google's privacy policy for more information:


I use Cloudflare's services to secure the FilmNoir API. Cloudflare may store a cookie in the server responses that may be used to identify you. Please refer to Cloudflare's privacy policy for more information:


I use DigitalOcean's services to host servers for FilmNoir API. Please refer to DigitalOcean's privacy policy for more information:

Log Data

I want to inform you that whenever you use my Service, in a case of an error in the app I collect data and information (through third party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing my Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics. Log data are stored on device and never transferred anywhere unless you choose to send a Bug Report from the app settings.


Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory.

This Service does not use these “cookies” explicitly. However, the app may use third party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.

Service Providers

I may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

  • To facilitate our Service;
  • To provide the Service on our behalf;
  • To perform Service-related services; or
  • To assist me in analyzing how our Service is used.

I want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.


I value your trust in providing me your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. Communication between the app and the servers requires HTTPS. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and I cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by me. Therefore, I strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. I have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

I comply with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. I therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

These Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. I do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. In the case I discover that a child under 13 has provided me with personal information, I immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided me with personal information, please contact me so that I will be able to do necessary actions.

Information for European Union Customers

By using FilmNoir and providing your information, you authorize me to collect, use, and store your information outside of the European Union.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

I may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. I will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

This policy is effective as of December 10th, 2020.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about my Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact me at [email protected].

Last updated December 10th, 2020