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 […]

David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson are Muldar and Scully in The X-Files

The complete ‘X-Files’ countdown on Fox.com, also on Netflix, Amazon and Hulu

The truth is out there and Fox is streaming it. They just announced that they will be presenting every episode of the original The X-Files in order, one per day, until the TV reboot debuts on January 24, 2016. That’s 201 episodes in 201 days, starting with the pilot on Tuesday, July 7, streaming for […]

Watch This! The ‘Mystic Pizza’ reunion on ‘Good Morning America’

Mystic Pizza (1988), a summer buddy movie of romance and friendship among three best friends in the resort community of Mystic, Connecticut, launched the careers of Lili Taylor, Julia Roberts, and Annabeth Gish. Roger Ebert gave it his thumbs up when it was released in 1988: “The characters are allowed to be smart, to react […]

Seinfeld is now on Hulu

‘Seinfeld’ on Hulu

Hulu has been trying to find its place in next to Netflix and Amazon Prime in the subscription streaming market for some time now. Initially dedicated to providing next-day access for network TV shows, complete with advertising, it found itself behind the curve when Netflix decided to turn itself into a streaming network in its […]

Mystic Pizza Julia Roberts Annabeth Gish Lili Taylor

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 […]

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 […]

Hulu Plus gets ‘Seinfeld’

Variety reports that Hulu has just secured the exclusive SVOD (streaming video on demand) rights to Seinfeld. The deal will give Hulu all 180 episodes of the hit sitcom. The exact purchase price was not disclosed but according to Variety, “deal is said to be valued at around $875,000 an episode.” The series will be […]

The complete ‘Sons of Anarchy’ on Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu Plus

Sons of Anarchy: Season 7 (The Final Season) arrived on all three major streaming subscription services in the past week. That means that the entire saga of Sons of Anarchy is now available to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu Plus subscribers alike. This drama of family ties, brotherhood, loyalty, betrayal, and honor in an outlaw […]