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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Netflix’

Oscar Nominations: Netflix Scores One with ‘Virunga’

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences have just announced the Oscar nominations, and Netflix has grabbed itself one. Virunga, a film about endangered gorillas at Virunga National Park in the eastern Congo, has been nominated for Best Documentary Feature. It’ll be up against CitizenFour, Finding Vivian Maier, Last Days in Vietnam, and The Salt of the Earth. Congrats …

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A Bunch Of A&E Content (Including Wahlburgers) Just Hit Netflix

Netflix may be about to lose some BBC content, but it just added a bunch of A&E content. It’s not exactly apples to apples, but as always, Netflix loses some content and gains more. That’s the way it goes. Of course it’s entirely possible that Netflix won’t even lose the BBC content. It’s just that a deal between the two …

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Netflix May Lose a Bunch of BBC Shows at the End of the Month

As the days tick down to the end of January, be on the lookout for news of a deal extension between Netflix and the BBC. If not, many of your favorites could be vanishing from the streaming service. At 12am on February 1, a longstanding deal with between Netflix and the BBC is set to expire. And when that deal …

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House of Cards Season 3 Official Trailer Is Here

On the same day that Kevin Spacey wins a Golden Globe for his role of Frank Underwood on the series, Netflix releases the official trailer for season three of House of Cards. “When the stakes are this high, Frank and Claire Underwood have but one option: fight to stay on top,” says Netflix. The new season will land on February …

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Netflix Releases Latest ISP Speed Rankings

Netflix just released its monthly update on Internet service provider speed data, ranking the top ISPs in terms of speed for its streaming service. The previous list looking at November data showed significant increases in average speed in both the U.S. and Europe. The new data looks at December, which Netflix says was its heaviest viewing month with December 28 …

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Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix In The Next Week

As you know, content comes and goes on Netflix. Each week, we’re bringing you a list of titles that you’ll be able to stream in the U.S. in the coming days. As always, dates are subject to change. Yes, that’s R.J. Mitte. Also known as Walter Jr. That would be a still from House of Last Things. I haven’t seen …

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Netflix Eyes Expansion In Europe, Asia

Netflix expanded into new European markets last year, and appears to have additional ones on its roadmap, as well as some Asian countries and those where Arabic is widely spoken. A research note from Citibank analyst Mark May has drawn some attention after he pointed out a LinkedIn job posting from Netflix seeking people fluent in Arabic, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, …

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CES: Netflix Reportedly Prepares For HDR 4K Streaming

Last year, all of the talk was about 4K Ultra HD, but now that Netflix offers that, it’s on to the next best thing, which is apparently HDR or high dynamic range 4K streaming. And Netflix will reportedly launch this eventually. Steven Tweedie at Business Insider reports from the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas that he was “ushered into …

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Netflix Sets Release Date For ‘Grace And Frankie’ From ‘Friends’ Creator

Back in March, Netflix announced a new comedy series from Friends creator Marta Kauffman called Grace and Frankie. It stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin. Netflix announced some release dates for upcoming shows today, with Grace and Frankie slated for May 8. Here’s the show’s description: In this irreverent and touching series, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin star as Grace …

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Netflix’s ‘Bloodline’ Will Premiere on March 20

Netflix’s new drama Bloodline, which was just given a name back in October after floating in nameless limbo for quite some time, just got an official premiere date. Set your calendars for March 20, when all 13 episodes will land. Netflix describes Bloodline as a “psychological thriller” that “explores the wounds and emotional demons that lie at the core of …

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Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’ Finally Gets Release Date

It’s been about a year and two months since Netflix first announced its upcoming live action Marvel shows. The first of which, Daredevil, finally has a release date, and it’s not really too far off. Fans will be able to see the superhero in action beginning on April 10. Here’s Netflix’s description: Blinded as a young boy but imbued with …

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Netflix Sets Release Date For ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ From Tina Fey

Netflix just announced a handful of release dates for some of its new shows. One of those, which was only announced in November, is going to debut in just a couple months. That would be Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, a new comedy created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, and starring Ellie Kemper. Netflix will be the exclusive home to the …

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