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...]

Are James Bond Movies on Netflix?

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Streaming, not stirred, is how most Netflix viewers prefer their Bond films. Unfortunately, most of the MI6 agent’s best hits have disappeared from Netflix as of February, including Goldfinger, A View to Kill, and From Russia with Love. There is, however, one remaining Bond film on Netflix: Skyfall. Daniel Craig’s portrayal of James Bond is considered one of the most gritty … [Read more...]

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...]

Showcase: Tom Hardy Films on Netflix

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After starring in a string of blockbusters such as The Dark Knight Rises and Inception, English actor Tom Hardy has become one of the most respected (and requested) figures in cinema. His talent seems to disregard genre boundaries, ranging from subdued period pieces to popcorn action flicks with effortless charisma. Netflix may not have some of Hardy’s higher-grossing films … [Read more...]

Is Orphan Black on Netflix?

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Science-fiction has been enjoying a stay in the television limelight recently, and Orphan Black is living proof. The series is directed by John Fawcett, who also directed Xena: Warrior Princess, and focuses on a group of people bound by the shared realization that they are cloned humans. It was launched in 2013 on Canada’s Space channel (and BBC America, for US viewers), and … [Read more...]

The Best Superheroes on Netflix

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While Netflix removed many of its classic superhero films over the past year, including the much-adored Avengers, a crop of animated films and less conventional heroes have risen up to fill this void. Listed below are some of Netflix’s current heroes in the roster, and the films in which they star. Hellboy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kA9vtXbbhVs While you may not have … [Read more...]

Netflix Announces Green Eggs and Ham

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Ellen DeGeneres, Warner Bros., and Dr. Seuss are the three buzzwords for one of April’s biggest Netflix announcements. Just days ago, Netflix’s original content VP announced a collaborative, expanded adaptation of Green Eggs and Ham with a rather amusing jingle. DeGeneres, who will serve as the executive producer, also put out word of the project on her television show, where … [Read more...]

Is Community on Netflix?

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Dan Harmon’s latest comedy series, the critically-acclaimed Community, made its television premiere back in 2009. Following the antics of a wayward community college crew and capitalizing on the comedy talent of Joel McHale, Chevy Chase, and others, Community managed to create a cult following over the course of its six seasons (one of which came about due to fan protests … [Read more...]

Final Season of Sons of Anarchy Just Added  

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Motorcycle (and violent gang) enthusiasts around the web should be flocking to Netflix for its April 25th addition to the instant streaming lineup: the seventh and final season of Sons of Anarchy. The series followed Jax Teller and his California-based motorcyclists through run-ins with rival gangs, law enforcement, and cartels, and was hailed as one of the best original series … [Read more...]

Netflix vs. Hulu Plus

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In the ever-continuing struggle for better online content and streaming platforms, you may have stumbled across (arguably) the two most popular websites in their field: Netflix and Hulu Plus. The obvious question, then, is which service is more deserving of your time and subscription. To get the definitive answer, we’ll be pulling from information about the content, pricing, … [Read more...]