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...]

Is iZombie on Netflix?

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If iZombie is any indication, life after death is an action-packed affair. When Liv Moore – an up-and-coming medical resident played by Rose McIver – was infected by a zombie, she became Seattle’s newest undead investigator. Based on the DC Comics series of the same name, iZombie currently airs on The CW, and has nearly completed its first season run of seven … [Read more...]

Sense8: Netflix Original Sci-Fi Series Premieres June 5

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Update: The Sense8 trailer has been released! Watch it here. This year has seen its fair share of thought-provoking science-fiction films, and it seems that Netflix is keen on continuing the trend through its online platform. Sense8 will be Netflix’s maiden voyage into science-fiction, and with a June 5th release date confirmed, the geek world is abuzz with rumors, … [Read more...]

Is Outlander on Netflix?

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Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander series may come second to Fifty Shades of Grey in terms of romance book sales, but it’s still the dominant power in the television adaptation world. Revolving around Claire Randall and her jarring transportation to 1743 Scotland, Outlander is best known for its highlands espionage, sweeping scope, and fleshed-out characters. If you’re a diehard … [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...]

The Get Down: What We Know So Far

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What do Moulin Rouge, The Great Gatsby, and Romeo + Juliet have in common? The answer is Australian director Baz Luhrmann, who now has his sights set on a hip-hop drama series that was ten years in the making. The Get Down is set to premiere exclusively on Netflix in 2016, and will run for 13 episodes. Luhrmann fans have been buzzing ever since the announcement was made, but … [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...]

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...]

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...]