Caitlin McFarland and Emily Gipson are the founders of the ATX Television Festival in Austin, Texas, now in it’s second year. These women are heroes to me. Not only have they created a festival for one of my favorite artistic mediums and forms of entertainment, but they did it in
Watch the hilarious first trailer for Netflix’s Arrested Development Season 4. The show premieres on May 26, 2013.
Netflix’s next foray into scripted programming shows a promising start. After the critical success of House of Cards, their next show Hemlock Grove just revealed a new clip of how they handle the werewolf transformation and frankly, it’s terrifying. The eyes pop out, the skin rips away, the teeth fall out and you’re
Warning: Minor Spoilers Ahead! David Fincher’s House of Cards is the anti-West Wing, dripping with cynicism and absent hope. All is irredeemable and bankrupt. No heroes, no plucky underdogs. If Frank Capra saw House of Cards he would slit his wrist along the track of the vein. If Aaron Sorkin
One of the best things about television is the variety of content and subject matter that is available for consumption. It is so wide-reaching, there are so many channels, genres and series to choose from that pretty much anyone can find something they enjoy. Add to that options like Netflix and Hulu to get caught up on shows you may have missed or as an introduction to new series and there is no end to the possibilities for viewing enjoyment. As it turns out, television in 2012 is so varied that there was little to no agreement on any of our writers’ favorites.
Love Actually image: © 2003 Universal Studios. || This Chick’s Flicks logo: © 2012 Kristal Bailey. Some people celebrate Christmas Day with family, friends, and presents under a tree. Others, like me, celebrate with a trip to the movies and dinner in Chinatown. Regardless of how you spend the day
Kristal and Marcos are back to talk about TV. This episode includes discussions on Castle, Wedding Band, and Bones, along with various new items like The Killing possibly living on, the cancellation of America’s Best Dance Crew, renewals, full season orders, and so on. Also, since it’s the 10th Anniversary of Firefly, the
Horror films are not always meant to be terrifying or in your face. As a fan of the genre as a whole, oftentimes I find myself struggling to explain to part-time fans or specific sub-genre fans what makes a film like The Burrowers worth watching. Just because a film is
The long-awaited fourth season of Arrested Development will return sometime next year with all 10 episodes debuting on the same day, as reveled by series creator Mitch Hurwitz and Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos at the National Association of Broadcasters convention in Las Vegas on Tuesday. An exact release
This week on The Small Screen Podcast we cover a lot of news including shake-ups at Dunder Mifflin, Netflix entering the Save Our Show arena, and a lot of TV renewal. We also discuss what we’ve been watching and what we’re looking forward to during this upcoming week. If you
Netflix attempts to make a move to keep in the competition received from other rental and On-Demand companies. They’ve recently inked a deal with The Weinstein Company that will see the highly acclaimed and award-ridden film, THE ARTIST, debut on the DVD/Instant Streaming service before it has a chance to
Whether you’re happily (or not-so-happily) single or one with an ‘ole ball-and-chain, there’s something for everyone on Netflix Watch Instant this Valentine’s Day! Here are few of my favorite titles to help you get through the day or help you get in the mood. Non-Traditional Love Harold & Maude This
Ex-SOPRANOS star Steven Van Zandt will be starring in the Netflix original series, LILYHAMMER, coming to members of the instant streaming service next month. Van Zandt will play Frank “The Fixer” Tagliano, a former mobster who requests to be relocated to Lilyhammer, Norway while in the FBI witness protection program
October is the time for horror and thrills! Netflix has a slew of films available to watch instantly to get you into the Halloween mood – ranging from some campy B-movies, horror comedies, and then movies that will just straight up scare you. Below are a few of my recommendations,
In a move that obviously stems from the countless amount of complaints and negative feelings towards its choice to split its services into two different companies, NETFLIX has decided to stop and decease. No, not completely. Just on the creation of QWIKSTER. On its official blog, CEO Reed Hastings has
After some wonderful news that came through on the Film/Television wire yesterday, we get another dose about ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT today. It seems that 20th Century Fox has been in some talks with Netflix and cable giant, Showtime, to take on the series. Showtime’s new entertainment president, David Nevins, had his