showed up as "123Movies", and different occasions as "123movies". The first name, and URL, was 123movies.to, which changed to different areas including 123movies.is prior to diverting to gomovies.to and later gomovies.is. It was changed to gostream.is, and afterward to memovies.to, prior to changing to 123movieshub.to/is and staying there until closure.
In October 2016, the MPAA recorded 123Movies in its Online Notorious Markets outline to the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR), expressing that: "The website has a worldwide Alexa rank of 559 and a nearby position of 386 in the U.S. 123movies.to had 9.26 million overall novel guests in August 2016 as indicated by SimilarWeb data". In October 2016, Business Insider revealed that 123movies.to was the "most-utilized privateer site" in the United Kingdom.
123Movies included HD, HD-RIP, Blu-beam and camera characteristics of movies. The video hosters and players it utilized included Openload, Streamango, and MyCloud. During its reality and closure period, the site was covered by TorrentFreak with respect to its highlights, uptime/personal time, closure, and explanations behind closure.