Movies & TV
Movies & TV

Second season of Fuller House? You got it, dude

Netflix has renewed the revival series Fuller House, based on the original show Full House, for a second season, though it has not revealed viewer numbers for season one, which debuted last week to mixed reviews.
Movies & TV

Vice CEO explains how Viceland is modeled after Netflix

At the Code/Media conference with Award winning director Spike Jonze, Vice CEO Shane Smith detailed how Netflix's revenue model was an inspiration for Vice's first ever TV network, Viceland. He also explained why starting a TV network was…
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Team up with Alexa to solve the Waynes’ murder in new Batman v Superman promotion

With Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice opening in theaters soon, Warner Bros. and DC Comics have teamed up with Amazon Echo to launch a new interactive promotional game called The Wayne Investigation. Users work with Alexa to solve the…
Home Theater

AT&T caters to cord-cutters with plans to add 3 new DirecTV streaming options

AT&T is looking to appeal to the growing number of actual and aspiring cord-cutters out there. The company has announced plans to introduce three new options for streaming DirecTV in late 2016.
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Orange is the New Black season 4 teaser takes jab at Oscars, reveals little 0:35

A short teaser for the fourth season of Netflix original series Orange is the New Black shows plenty of prison hijinks, and trouble, to come, leaving us to wonder about Alex's fate.
Gaming

Quantum Break will require an Internet connection thanks to streaming TV episodes

The variable live-action TV-style episodes that cap off each chapter of Microsoft-exclusive game Quantum Break will be delivered via online streaming, rather than playing from downloaded files.
Movies & TV

The Lonely Island movie’s title and poster are as absurd as you’d expect

Universal Pictures has revealed the name of the upcoming Lonely Island movie, and it is an absurd mouthful. The comedy, which stars Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone, is called Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping.
Movies & TV

Legends of the Hidden Temple to be revived as a TV movie

If you imagined yourself in the shoes of the silver snakes or the purple parrots as a youngster, you're in for a heaping helping of nostalgia. Legends of the Hidden temple is headed back to the air, this time as a TV movie.
Home Theater

Amazon in talks with AMC and ESPN for its own live streaming TV service

Amazon continues its quest to create a live TV streaming service, reaching out to ESPN and AMC as possible add-on networks. With Showtime and Starz already available, Amazon looks to be making a big play for cord-cutters this year.
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Chinese box office outgrosses North America for the first time ever

A not-so-little Mermaid has helped the Chinese box-office outpace North American theater chains for the first month in history. The country also bested U.S.-only box-office totals for just the second month ever.
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Jimmy Smits joins the cast of 24: Legacy spinoff series

The planned 24 spinoff series, 24: Legacy, has added Emmy-nominated former L.A. Law and NYPD Blue actor Jimmy Smits to its cast ahead of filming on the series' pilot, according to Fox.
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Stephen King confirms Idris Elba and McConaughey for The Dark Tower movie

The upcoming movie based on Stephen King's critically acclaimed The Dark Tower saga will star Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey, according to King and the film's director, Nikolaj Arcel.