Sense8 Trailer Released

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We told you about Sense8, Netflix's new original Sci-Fi series from the Wachowski siblings, a few weeks ago. We didn't know much at the time, other than the basic premise: the minds of eight strangers across the world are suddenly, inexplicably linked to each other. Today, Netflix has given us a bit more to chew on with the release of Sense8's official trailer, and it looks … [Read more...]

Daredevil Getting a Second Season

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In an announcement that will surprise exactly no one, Marvel has confirmed that Netflix has picked up Daredevil for a second season. It's been eleven days since the first season's premiere, so they certainly wasted no time, but given the show's dramatic success, this is certainly an expected move. We don't know much about the second season yet, but Doug Petrie and Marco … [Read more...]

Better Call Saul: Not Until 2016

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Exstreamist has the scoop: Better Call Saul will be on Netflix in the US, but not until early 2016. It's confirmed on Twitter by Jim Maiella, SVP of Corporate Communication at AMC. @stentontoledo Yes. Late January or early February, depending on the season two premiere date on AMC. — Jim Maiella (@jimmaiella) April 14, 2015 Earlier speculation had AMC's record … [Read more...]

Daredevil is Here, and We Have the Reviews

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The first season of Marvel's Daredevil, the newest Netflix Original Series, is finally available for your viewing pleasure. But is it any good? Fans of Marvel Comics and superhero movies were almost universally disappointed with by the 2003 Daredevil movie starring Ben Affleck, so this new television series had an uphill battle to convince viewers to give them a shot. But … [Read more...]

Netflix Announces “Netflix Recommended” TVs

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Netflix has announced the first slate of televisions endorsed by its new "Netflix Recommended TV" program, and they include models by LG Electronics, Android TVs by Sony, and Roku TVs by Hisense, Insignia, and TCL. These TVs are selected by Netflix for their superior user experience when streaming. This means they will be easier to use, have faster performance in the Netflix … [Read more...]

Is Vikings on Netflix?

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Vikings is a wildly successful, loosely historical, drama that premiered in 2013, and is currently in its third season on the History Channel. It follows the story of the Viking warrior Ragnar Lothbrok, played by Australian actor Travis Fimmel, and his struggle to lead the Viking tribes and become King of Denmark. Vikings is unfortunately not available for streaming on … [Read more...]

Ricky Gervais Film Special Correspondents Will Be a Netflix Exclusive

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Special Correspondents, a comedy film from Ricky Gervais that stars Eric Bana, will be released as a Netflix exclusive in 2016. Bana plays a radio journalist, job on the line and desperate for a story, who fakes war reports about a rebel uprising in South America -- including his own kidnapping -- while safely hiding out above a New York restaurant. Although Special … [Read more...]

Is The Flash on Netflix?

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The Flash continues the recent trend, cemented by shows like Arrow, Gotham, and not quite so recently by Smallville, of reimagining classic DC comics franchises into modern television shows. And, like Arrow, it's been successful in building a loyal following of fans since its premiere in October, 2014. Unfortunately, unlike Arrow, The Flash is not yet available to stream on … [Read more...]

With Bob and David: Netflix Revives Mr. Show

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HBO fans of a certain age might remember Mr. Show With Bob and David, a sketch comedy series that aired in the mid to late 90s. "Bob and David" are Bob Odenkirk, who shows his dramatic genius in Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul, and David Cross, of Arrested Development fame. These two coming back together in the name of sketch comedy is huge news for their fans, and Netflix … [Read more...]

The Big Lebowski Back on Netflix

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White Russian fans rejoice: The Dude is back, and he abides. On Netflix. There are no fans quite like the fans of this cult classic, and they'll be quick to let you know how The Big Lebowski really tied the Netflix streaming room together, until it was removed back in 2011. Netflix removing Big Lebowski from Watch Instantly then adding The Expendables, is like giving … [Read more...]