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The Best Original Shows On Netflix Streaming

It took Netflix quite a while to get into the original programming game, but unlike some competitors (ahem, Yahoo), they’re in it to win it. Starting off with new episodes of Arrested Development and creating an award-winning slate of shows, the streaming service has made a name for itself with high-quality, uncompromising content. Not all …

Why is HBO making shows from podcasts?

Podcasts jumping into bed with HBO may seem like a strange fit, especially given the network’s love for well-heeled prestige drama. But it’s likely a shrewd move, given the current broadcasting landscape and HBO’s own need to find new audiences. This year sees the channel coming to the end a period of dominance where it …

Netflix rescues sci-fi movie 'Extinction' from oblivion

The movie stars Caplan and Pena as a couple, with Pena plagued by recurring nightmares of losing his family. Naturally, the invasion makes that threat real and forces Pena’s character to gather his resolve. Familiar Netflix star Mike Colter (Luke Cage) plays a role, although that’s not likely to have influenced the decision. We’ve asked …