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What’s Expiring on Netflix Instant: October 2015

by Mike Sampson September 29, 2015 @ 11:35 AM
Universal Pictures
Normally the lists of what is disappearing from Netflix in any given month isn’t that long. Last month it was 15 total titles. But, October is the Great Netflix Cleansing as a whopping 45 movies are expiring. And these aren’t just generic B-movies, these are legit classics like Annie Hall, This is Spinal Tap, The Big Lebowski, The Exorcist and Kangaroo Jack. Not you too, Kangaroo Jack!

New Netflix Instant Releases: October 2015

by ScreenCrush Staff September 29, 2015 @ 7:36 AM
Warner Bros.
With a new month comes a new batch of Netflix Instant releases for us to look forward to. If you’re looking to discover an old classic or find a new favorite, there are plenty of new titles hitting the service next month, including something for superhero fans (Batman Begins, Arrow and Flash), scary movies for Halloween and several seasons of hit TV shows. Read on for our guide to all the new releases hitting Netflix Instant in October.

Quentin Tarantino Explains Why He’ll Never Use Netflix

by Mike Sampson September 25, 2015 @ 3:34 PM
Netflix/Getty Images
Most movie fans love Netflix because it allows them a rotating library of movies plus original shows to stream instantly for a fixed price. But the king of all the movie fans, Quentin Tarantino, says he’s never used Netflix and has no plans to. He’s still watching his movies on VHS and DVD thankyouverymuch.

New HBO NOW Releases: October 2015

by Matt Singer September 22, 2015 @ 12:32 PM
Warner Bros.
It’s a big month for new releases on HBO’s new streaming service, HBO NOW. They’ve got 2014’s box-office champ, American Sniper, along with Liam Neeson in Taken 3 and Will Smith in Focus (which was an underrated movie). Plus it wouldn’t be October without some scary movies; HBO NOW’s adding The Purge: Anarchy, Trick ’R Treat, House on Haunted Hill, and, for those who need additional houses on haunted hills, Return to House on Haunted Hill.

All Six ‘Star Wars’ Movies May Be Headed to Netflix Very Soon

by Jacob Hall September 16, 2015 @ 9:51 AM
With Star Wars: The Force Awakens only three months away from release, Disney and Lucasfilm are waist-deep in their plan to ensure that every human being on the planet with access to a movie theater will go see their new movie. Now, the next phase is upon us: put all six films on Netflix, to remind any doubters that they like Star Wars.

Hulu Officially Confirms Ad-Free Subscription Tier, But For How Much?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 2, 2015 @ 10:41 AM
A few weeks back, we’d heard rumblings that Hulu might finally take the plunge into an ad-free subscription tier, as many streaming outlets broaden their availability, and now the service has officially confirmed. That said, how much will it cost you to enjoy Hulu programming without having to break for any ads?

Bestflix: September 2015’s Best New Netflix Instant Titles

by Matt Singer September 1, 2015 @ 3:18 PM
Bestflix — ScreenCrush’s monthly video series dedicated to finding the best new stuff to watch on Netflix — is back with more recommendations for September 2015. (If you missed June, July, or August’s episodes, it’s not too late to add more great films and TV shows to your MyList.)

Nielsen Ratings Finally Dip a Toe Into Analyzing Netflix, Hulu Viewer Data

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 28, 2015 @ 10:32 PM
Hulu / Netflix
As Hannibal fans this weekend (and billions of others before them) can attest, too long has the antiquated Nielsen ratings system given an incomplete picture of a show’s viewership, swaying networks to and fro of cancellation. We may finally have some progress however, as Nielsen will begin taking into account streaming data from the likes of Hulu, Netflix and beyond.

Bestflix: August 2015’s Best New Netflix Instant Titles

by Matt Singer August 11, 2015 @ 12:09 PM
Bestflix — ScreenCrush’s monthly video series dedicated to finding the best new stuff to watch on Netflix — is back with more recommendations for August 2015. (If you missed May, June, or July’s episodes, it’s not too late...