Coming and Going on HBO NOW in August, 2015

The selling point of HBO NOW, the subscription streaming version of the pay cable channel, is the HBO original series and specials, but the service provides much more than that. It also offers movies, from brand new releases to older revivals. Here’s what’s coming to HBO NOW in August, and what’s leaving. New original shows […]

Streaming Showtime – The premium cable channel is now available as streaming service

Showtime, HBO’s primary competitor in the premium channel market, doesn’t have the depth of HBO’s library of original programming. It has, however, been challenging HBO’s supremacy in original series with such critical and popular efforts as Homeland, Masters of Sex, Penny Dreadful, and The Affair. Now it has debuted a streaming service with a range […]

Amazon Prime lands more Masterpieces

Amazon will be growing its library of British programming in a new deal with PBS that will bring Wolf Hall and other shows featured on the public TV showcase Masterpiece to Amazon exclusively after their respective runs on PBS. Amazon Prime has already secured such PBS hits as Downton Abbey and Mr. Selfrdge but this […]

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Coming to Amazon Prime in July, 2015

Amazon has announced what’s coming to Amazon Instant Video in July for Prime members to stream as part of their subscription. June 30 Under the Dome: Season 3 July 1 Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969) Downton Abbey: Season 5 Drive Me Crazy (1999) The Day The Earth Stood Still (2008) Thumbelina (1994) Bulworth (1998) Heidi (2005) Wayne’s World 2 (1993) […]

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Arriving on Hulu in July 2015

Hulu announced highlights of its July schedule. Here’s what arriving on the service this month. July 1 After the Wedding (2006) Alone with Her (2006) Annie Hall (1977) Antiviral (2012) As Luck Would Have It (2011) Bandits (2001) The Baxter (2005) Black Power Mixtape (2011) Buck (2011) Burke and Hare (2010) Cave of Forgotten Dreams […]

Grace of Monaco Netflix

Coming and going on Netflix in June, 2015

Netflix announced highlights of its May schedule. Here’s what arriving on the service this month, and what’s leaving. Let the binge-watching commence! June 1 The Aviator (2004) Employee of the Month (2006) Hidden Kingdoms (2014) The High and the Mighty (1954) La Dictadura Perfecta (2014) The Magdalene Sisters (2002) R.L. Stine’s Mostly Ghostly (2008) R.L. […]

Lars and the Real Girl Hulu

Arriving on Hulu in June 2015

Hulu announced highlights of its June schedule. Here’s what arriving on the service this month. June 1 Ana Maria in Novela Land (2015) Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004) Boogie (2009) Charlie Bartlett (2007) Golan the Insatiable: Series Premiere Lars and the Real Girl (2007) Rock-A-Doodle (1991) Sex Ed (2014) Theater of Fear AKA Midnight Horror Show (2014) The Bravest […]