Tag: Netflix

Review: Dave Chapelle Returns With ‘The Age of Spin’ and ‘Deep in the Heart of Texas’ Netflix Specials

Posted: March 22, 2017 at 1:14 pm   /   Television Reviews

Dave Chappelle is back! The popular comic released a pair of comedy specials Tuesday on Netflix. The performances are part of a three-special deal that the comic inked with the streaming service. The first, Deep in the Heart of Texas, was filmed in Austin in 2015. While it brings the laughs, it’s nowhere near as funny as […]

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Netflix Exclusive ‘Hemlock Grove’ Review – Episode 1 and 2

Posted: April 23, 2013 at 8:14 am   /   Local, Television

A new 13-episode television series from Netflix is sure to have viewers talking. The only thing that I question is whether they will think it’s good or bad. Hemlock Grove was released on Netflix on Friday, April 19. The 13-episode series features a cast of virtually unknowns, besides Famke Janssen and Lili Taylor. I have […]

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It’s the Final Countdown: ‘Arrested Development’ Complete Season 4 on Netflix May 26th

Posted: April 4, 2013 at 2:55 pm   /   Local, Television, Television News

After three seasons, we lost touch with the Bluth Family when Arrested Development was cancelled in 2006. It has now been over seven years since that final airing, and Netflix is bringing us all 15 new episodes on May 26th. No agony over waiting until the next week to see what happens to your favorite […]

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Top 5 Shows for Fans of ‘Game of Thrones’

Posted: March 27, 2013 at 10:56 am   /   Local, Television, Top Original Content

Are you counting down the days to the March 31st season-three premiere of the HBO show, Game of Thrones?  Can’t get enough political intrigue, battles, and beheadings? Check out my Top 5 TV Series for Fans of Game of Thrones.   5. The Borgias The Borgias offers a fictional portrayal of the behind-the-scenes workings of The Vatican. The Showtime series […]

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“Micmacs” HD Trailer – US Release Date May 28th

Posted: April 12, 2010 at 6:39 pm   /   Local, Movie Trailers

I must admit, I LOVE Amélie. It is one of my favorite films ever. The film has a unique spirit, and it made me like many others fall in love with Audrey Tautou. Director Jean Pierre-Jeunet seems determined to make me stand up and notice him.  I think it is time I learned French, just […]

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Redbox to Release Warner Bros Titles Later As Well

Posted: February 17, 2010 at 4:04 pm   /   Local, Movie News, Technology

In the beginning of January it was announced that rental giant Netflix had backed down to Warner Bros. demands, and that it would be releasing WB new release titles only after 28 days had passed. It seems there is now another casualty of that war, and it is Redbox. Redbox has also agreed to hold […]

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HBO Go – New Video Streaming Service from HBO

Posted: February 17, 2010 at 12:27 pm   /   Local, Movie News, Technology, Television

In an effort to hang onto subscribers HBO has launched GO a new video streaming site offering content from the HBO and Cinemax channels.  The service will be free for all 38 million existing subscribers. HBO Go offers all the same content that you would see on HBO including full series, movies, and specials which […]

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NetFlix to Stream on Wii!

Posted: January 13, 2010 at 2:55 pm   /   Local, Movie News

All three video game systems will now suport Netflix and this is a win for everyone.  The Wii based viewing of your streaming queue looks to be handled simillarly to PS3 in that you will have to request a disc from Netflix, for free, and when inserted in your Wii it will connect to Netflix […]

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CES Announces 3D TVs from Panasoic, Tohshiba, Samsung, and Sony

Posted: January 7, 2010 at 3:24 pm   /   Local, Technology

So, you loved Avatar in 3D at the theater, but you are a bit disappointed that you won’t be able to watch it that way at home? Don’t worry this year’s CES was filled with promises of in home 3D technology. From Blu-Ray players to TVs, new equipment will start hitting shelves later this year […]

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Netflix Holding Back WB Titles 28 Days

Posted: January 7, 2010 at 12:27 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Well, this is a move that is sure to make some people angry.  In order to “maximize sales potential” WB has signed an agreement with Netflix to withhold all new WB titles for four weeks. When will movie studios ever learn? They are only going to be hurting themselves. People who rent aren’t going to […]

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