Netflix vs. Crackle

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With Netflix ostensibly holding dominion over the streaming world, it’s no wonder that challengers will inevitably rise up and vie for the throne. Crackle is Sony Pictures Entertainment’s subsidiary brand, and has made a name for itself as an entirely free streaming platform. But the heart of the matter is simple: which of these two streaming services is worth your time, and … [Read more...]

Top 10 Movies for Kids on Netflix

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Hercules Transforming Greek myth into one of the most beloved Disney projects of all time, Hercules brought a modern and heartfelt twist to an ancient classic. The voice talents of James Woods, Danny DeVito, and Tate Donovan brought this animated tour de force to life, and ensured its place among kid-friendly masterpieces for years to come. Robin Hood While Disney’s … [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 Movie Review: Least Among Saints (2012)

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Least Among Saints is an independent movie from a first-time writer director Martin Papazian. It is a movie of a returning veteran who has trouble adjusting back to civilian life and a trouble neighbor boy who is dealing with major traumas in his life. Least Among Saints has a Netflix user rating of 3.8 and a IMDB rating of 6.1. The lead is played by the director himself. You … [Read more...]

Netflix Movie Review: Paranoia (2013)

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Paranoia is a somewhat of a new release on Netflix streaming. It is a film about industrial espionage and bitter rivals. The film is completely from the view of Adam Cassidy played by Liam Hemsworth. Paranoia has a Netflix user rating of 3.7 and an IMDB rating of 5.6. This is quite a big difference; yet, I think that IMDB user rating is too low and Netflix user rating is too … [Read more...]

Netflix Movie Review: Nobody’s Fool

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People think it is really hard to give a bad review of something but that is not hard. What is hard is giving a great review because you are opening yourself up to criticism that you dish out and giving people a chance to judge your work. There is nowhere to go with a great review but down. As such, I am giving you that opportunity now. I have reviewed a 3-star movie, Traffic, … [Read more...]

Netflix Movie Review: Ike: Countdown to D-Day (2004):

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If you are looking for a World War II (WWII) movie with many battle scenes, guns being fired and tanks rolling through a field then this is not your movie. Ike: Countdown to D-Day is about the creation of the Supreme Allied Commander (Eisenhower) and the days of planning by the General Officers of allied countries leading up to D-Day. The story in the movie is mainly told … [Read more...]

Netflix Movie Review: Traffic

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Winner of four academy awards Traffic is one of the more credentialed movies on Netflix streaming. The movie is shot from the perspective of three different people, Robert Wakefield (Michael Douglas), Javier Rodriguez (Benicio Del Toro) and Helena Ayala (Catherine Zeta-Jones), and the struggles they go through. It has a user rating on Netflix of 3.8 and an IMDB rating of 7.7, … [Read more...]