All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Netflix’

More Details Spilled About Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’

Entertainment Weekly spilled some new details about Netflix’s upcoming Daredevil series after speaking with Marvel’s TV head Jeph Loeb, showrunner Steven S. DeKnight, and Charlie Cox, who plays the titular character. For one, the show will take a realistic approach to the story. They’re shooting for something reminiscent of The Wire. The relevant quotes: “We really wanted to take our …

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Netflix Will Help You Trick Your Kids into an Early New Year

Are you a parent who doesn’t feel guilty tricking your kids? Are your kids a little too intelligent for their own good? It’s hard to fake the New Year’s countdown to a kid who has their heart set on staying up till midnight – but Netflix is here to help. Sure, you can’t convince little Winston that the ball has …

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Pee Wee Herman Film Now Headed for Netflix, Still No Director

Paul Reubens jerked us around for years about a new Pee Wee Herman movie. It got to the point that it was hard to believe that the whole thing would actually ever happen. Then earlier this year, he started the chatter again — teasing little “I’m not supposed to tell this yet, but …” lines on late night talk shows. …

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Netflix Is Reportedly Getting A New Pee-wee Herman Movie

According to reports, Netflix will be getting the distribution rights to a new Pee-wee Herman movie, which is to go into production next year. We’ve been hearing about the project for a while, but the Netflix angle is new. A couple months ago, Paul Reubens, who plays Pee-wee, told Jimmy Fallon: “There is going to be one and I was …

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Netflix Plugs BoJack Horseman Christmas Special

Now is the time of year when many of us are taking in as many holiday specials of our favorite television shows as possible until the big day gets here. Then it’s on to figuring out how we’re going to better our lives in the coming year. But for now, by all means, consume as many holiday episodes as possible. …

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Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (AAHHHH!)

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. Earlier this week, we gave you a preview of some of the titles that will be coming to Netflix in January, but …

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Netflix Wants To Help You Navigate ‘Friends’

In October, Netflix announced it will be getting one of the titles customers have wanted most – Friends. That’s the entire series, and it’s coming on January 1st. I don’t know how familiar you are with Friends but that’s 10 seasons or 236 episodes or 83 hours. It had a good run, and there’s a good chance you may not …

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Netflix Will Never Have Offline Viewing

If you thought that Netflix might one day enable you to watch content offline, I’m afraid you’re sorely mistaken. The company has officially shot down the notion that this will ever be offered. Some content providers offer such a feature. Amazon is one of them. “We want our customers to be able to watch their digital videos on all devices, …

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Dish Adds Netflix App To Its Box

Dish just became the first major pay-TV provider in the U.S. to integrate Netflix. The company announced that the Netflix app is now available on its second-generation Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR box. Dish customers will now be able to stream Netflix content from the same hardware they use for their regular TV viewing. They’ll still have to have a separate …

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Here’s What’s Coming To (And Going From) Netflix In January (You Ain’t Seen Bad Boys II?)

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. We’re breaking from the norm a little this week, and looking at some titles coming to and going away from Netflix in …

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Netflix Adds Social Recommendations To Android App

Back in September, Netflix launched a social recommendation feature, which enables users to recommend titles to people privately. When you finish watching something, it asks if you know anyone else who’d like the title, and prompts you to find your friends using Facebook. Upon launch, the feature was available on the Netflix website, on iOS, PS3, and Xbox, and a …

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Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (It Includes Nick Offerman)

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. As previously mentioned, the long-awaited new original series from Netflix, Marco Polo, is finally available to stream, though the reviews have been …

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