Netflix announces original survivalist thriller series ‘Between’

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This morning, Netflix announced a new original survivalist thriller series called “Between” that will premiere on City television stations in Canada, the soon-to-be-released Canadian subscription video streaming service shomi, and on Netflix wherever available. For Canadian residents, however, the…

Netflix subs pay more for 4k video

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Netflix subscribers who want to stream in 4k video now need to pay more for the service. As the graphic above points out, the $11.99 per month “4-Screens + HD” is required for Ultra HD playback…

Netflix to partner with Weinstein on feature film

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Netflix has announced they will partner with Weinstein Company to release a full-length feature film for 2015. The feature film, the first for Netflix, will be a sequel to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2001), directed by…

Netflix adds six European countries including France & Germany

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Over the last week Netflix added six European countries to the list of international markets it serves, including France, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg and Switzerland. Netflix says their potential reach in those markets surpasses 63 million households that have broadband…

Netflix rolls out new Search features on Netflix.com

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If you performed a search on Netflix.com within the last couple of days you may have noticed some changes in the results. For one, search now displays cover artwork for movies and TV shows in an…

‘The Killing’ final episode now available on Netflix

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The season finale of “The Killing” is now available for streaming on Netflix. The episode, titled “Eden,” is not only the final episode of the fourth season but also closes the series itself, a run that…

New TV Shows and Movies Streaming on Netflix

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What’s new and streaming on Netflix? You might start with the entire second season of the original series “Hemlock Grove” (TV-MA) that may have kept some viewers up late night all weekend. But “Hemlock Grove” is…

‘Hemlock Grove’ Season Two launches on Netflix this Friday

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The Netflix original series Hemlock Grove will premiere its second season this Friday, July 11 at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time. Unlike traditional television series, the entire 10-episode season will be available to stream all at once. That means…

Netflix adds Post-Play for Android phones & tablets

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A Netflix feature you may be already familiar with, Post-Play automatically queues up the next episode of a TV show so you can easily continue watching in sequence without going back to the episode list. The Post-Play feature,…

‘Orange is the New Black’ outdoes itself with a spectacular second season

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The second season of Orange is the New Black more than lives up to the dramatic achievement that is season one. The show’s strength lies with its wide ensemble of supporting characters that are quirky yet…

‘House of Cards: Season 2′ Blu-ray & Digital Copy Release Dates

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While much of the focus on House of Cards has been on Netflix’s recent streaming of the series in 4k, let’s not forget a Blu-ray Disc edition is headed our way. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will…

Netflix picks up AMC’s ‘Turn’ and 3 documentaries

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This week we learned Netflix has picked up the AMC drama “Turn” about an association of spies called ‘The Culper Ring’ that was formed during the Revolutionary War. Season one of the series is in its…

Netflix informs subscribers of rate increase, offers generous extension

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Netflix sent out an email this morning to inform customers of a rate increase from $7.99 to $8.99 for new members. The company says the $1 increase for the streaming video service plan will go towards the acquisition…

Netflix conquers cable through TiVo

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There were expectations earlier this week that Netflix would be bringing its services to cable. This morning the company reached another milestone by offering Netflix’s streaming video service through TiVo cable set-top boxes from Atlantic Broadband,…

Netflix subs to keep $7.99 rate for one year

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Current Netflix subscribers who pay $7.99 per month will get to keep that rate for at least the next year, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said in an interview yesterday. However, new subscribers will pay whatever the…

Netflix streaming ‘House of Cards’ in 4k HEVC/H.265

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Netflix promised us they would deliver streaming 4k content, and apparently the first TV series to offer the high resolution for Ultra HD TVs is their original series “House of Cards.” Multichannel cited a report from the…

Netflix Original Series ‘Grace and Frankie’ announced

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Netflix has announced a new original series titled “Grace and Frankie” starring Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin will premiere next next year. The first season of the comedy series will consist of 13 half-hour episodes shot in…

Netflix adds 6 seasons of ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’

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Want to indulge in a good two days’ worth of animation from Lucasfilm? Netflix has added all six seasons of Star Wars: The Clone Wars to their streaming TV show library, giving subscribers unlimited access to…

After deal announced, Netflix streamed faster on Comcast in February

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But there’s still a long way to go.

Netflix Original ‘From Dusk Till Dawn’ to premiere on El Rey Network

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Broadcast followed by episodes released weekly in Canada, the U.K. and European, and Latin America markets. The Netflix Original Series From Dusk Till Dawn will premiere on the El Rey Network next Tuesday, March 11 at…

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