Tag: netflix

The Downside Of The Uptake In Streaming Services

This fall will see the launch of Disney+ and Apple TV+, widening the ever-expanding playing field of streaming service choices.  It’s a far cry from the days when all you had to do is pick between Netflix and Hulu or just stick with your existing cable provider.  But with so many new choices we’ve arrived […]

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Get That Extra Smart TV You Want For A Really Low Price

So you’ve been wanting a smaller TV for another room in your house, but the choices and options are a little overwhelming?  Well, here is a good price on a couple of decent TV’s that might help clear things up.  You can grab the Insignia or Toshiba 32″ Fire TV models for just $99.99 right now […]

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Netflix Gives New Matt Groening Series A Premiere Date

Netflix has given Matt Groening’s new series ‘Disenchantment’ a premiere date.  All 10 episodes of the new series will launch on August 17th on the streaming service.  The story is set in the kingdom of Dreamland, and follows the adventures of Bean (Abbi Jacobson), Elfo (Nat Faxon), and Luci (Eric Andre).  Also lending their voices to […]

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Ryan Reynolds Will Team With Michael Bay For A New Netflix Movie

Netflix is bringing the explosions of Michael Bay and the sarcasm of Ryan Reynolds together for a new movie on the streaming service.  ‘Six Underground’ will tell the story of six billionaires who fake their own deaths so they can form a vigilante force.  ‘Deadpool’ screenwriters Paul Wernick and Rhett Reece are also behind the script for […]

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Netflix Picks Up Guillermo del Toro Anthology Series

Guillermo del Toro’s new horror anthology ‘10 Past Midnight’ has just been picked up by Netflix.  The new series will feature del Toro as the presenter of the personally curated stories.  del Toro will also serve as executive producer as well as writing and directing some episodes.  No word on how many episodes there might be […]

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Hulu Is Getting Ready To Offer Offline Watching

Hulu is getting ready to let you download its programs so you can truly watch anywhere.  The company recently surpassed 20 million subscribers – putting it behind the Netflix base of 55 million subscribers, but showing steady growth.  Hulu announced that it was at 17 million subscribers in January of this year, meaning that it […]

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Comcast Is Adding Netflix To Its Bundles

Comcast is taking another step to attempt to stave off cord-cutters.  The company has announced it will now offer Netflix memberships as a part of its consumer bundles.  Comcast will begin rolling out the new membership offers this month to new and existing customers.  Netflix billing will be handled by Comcast and all charges will […]

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Mark Hamill Wants A Part In The Netflix Witcher Series

Oh, Twitter and the things you create.  Lauren S. Hissrich, the screenwriter for the upcoming Netflix adaptation of ‘The Witcher’, released a list of characters that will be in the show along with short bios for each.  Mark Hamill took notice of the description for Vesemir, and tweeted his interest in playing the part.  Even the […]

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Keanu Reeves In Talks For New Film With Russo Brothers For Netflix

Keanu Reeves is in talks to star in a new superhero movie from the Russo Brothers for Netflix.  The movie, ‘Past Midnight’, will center around a ‘new kind of vigilante superhero’.   Joe and Anthony Russo are set to produce the movie with Rick Famuyiwa directing.  No schedule has been released for the film as yet. […]

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Stranger Things 3 Looking For 3 New Castmembers

The folks at ‘The Hashtag Show’ have uncovered three new characters being added to ‘Stranger Things 3′: Mayor Larry KlineMale, 40s-60s. A 1980s style slick politician, pathetic and driven only by self-interest. BruceA morally compromised news reporter in his 50s. Outwardly sexist, overweight and bedraggled. Patricia BrownFemale, 70s. A sweet neighborhood elder who tends to her garden […]

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