Sky has made its Sky Store movie rental service publicly available. Anybody can now sign up for an account and rent movies through a number of different platforms, not just those with a Sky subscription.

The Sky Store offers a wide collection of movies, from latest blockbusters that appear on the service when they are released on DVD or Blu-ray such as Man of Steel, The Hangover Part III, Despicable Me 2 and The Lone Ranger, to classic films including The Godfather, Forrest Gump, Top Gun and Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery.

Latest movies are available to rent for £3.49 each, while the classics range from 99p to £1.99 a film.

The service is accessible through on a PC or Mac, a Now TV box, Roku box or YouView set-top box. A new Sky Store application is available for all of the boxes.