Tag: Netflix

‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile’ Review: Zac Efron & Lily Collins Shine In Hit-Or-Miss Ted Bundy Biopic

The exhaustively titled Ted Bundy biopic Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile made some noise when it debuted earlier this year at the Sundance film festival. In particular, festival-goers hailed Zac Efron’s portrayal of the notorious serial killer. The film officially drops on Netflix this weekend and while Efron does deliver a career-highlighting performance, Extremely

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Limiting Netflix Oscars Eligibility Could Violate Antitrust Laws, Justice Department Warns Academy

Per Variety: The Department of Justice has issued a warning to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The voting body of the Oscars could face potential legal problems if it opts to move forward with a new rule that limits the eligibility of Netflix and similar streaming services from the annual Academy Awards.

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Everything Leaving Netflix In April

Each month brings an exciting slew of new content to look forward to on Netflix. It also means that licensing for a bunch of content is about to end, which means we need to say goodbye to various television shows and/or films. It’s disappointing, yes, but I suppose there must be a Yang to each

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Everything Coming To Netflix In April

A new month means a new slew of movies and television shows are coming to Netflix. Some highlights for April include Brie Larson’s directorial debut Unicorn Store, in which she also stars alongside Captain Marvel co-star Samuel L. Jackson. Quentin Tarantino’s Hateful Eight is also coming to the streaming service. And the 2018 critical darling Burning,

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Octavia Spencer & Melissa McCarthy To Star In Superhero Movie ‘Thunder Force’

Octavia Spencer and Melissa McCarthy are in talks to join the superhero movie Thunder Force for Netflix. Sources are telling The Wrap that the film will be directed by McCarthy’s frequent collaborator and husband Ben Falcone. The couple will also produce the project along with Marc Platt. Though much is not known in the way

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New Netflix Film From Charlie Kaufman Scores ‘Hereditary’s Toni Collette & David Thewlis

Per Variety, Netflix’s upcoming film I’m Thinking of Ending Things just announced the addition of A-list talents Toni Collette (Hereditary) and David Thewlis, as well as Jessie Buckley. The film is being written and directed by Being John Malkovich and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind scribe Charlie Kaufman and is being adapted from Ian

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Disney Streaming Service To House Entire Disney Motion Picture Library

Disney has spared no expense over the last few years in preparation for the big launch of their own streaming service, what we now know to be called Disney+, later this year. The company even went so far as to outright purchase another major studio in 20th Century Fox just to compete with Netflix. Well,

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Everything Coming To Netflix In March

Another month means another fresh slate of movies and television shows are about to drop on Netflix. Though there is a noticeable lack of blockbuster tent poles, there is a slew of noteworthy Oscar contenders, both recent and of old, about to drop. The streaming giant is obviously shifting their focus more and more each

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Netflix Claims Zac Efron Ted Bundy Film ‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile’

Ted Bundy is kind of having a moment right now, despite being executed 30 years ago. The Sundance film festival officially wrapped yesterday, but negotiations are still going on between filmmakers and potential distributors. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Netflix is closing on a deal for the domestic (and some international) rights for the serial

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What’s Coming To Netflix This Month

A new month means a new slate of Netflix releases, which includes a healthy balance of acquired properties as well as Netflix originals. This month we’re going to be sinking our teeth into the Jaws films (yep! Including Revenge!), laughing along with Hailee Steinfeld and Woody Harrelson in Edge of Seventeen, sweating the good nerd

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