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What’s new on Amazon November 2015

New on Amazon November 2015 will be the fascinating original series The Man in the High Castle on Prime Video (pictured), while Mission: Impossible: Rogue Nation is a blockbuster available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video. PIV: New In November 2015 — Available for Streaming on Prime Instant Video Available November 1 Desk Set The Enemy Below The Craft Adam Sandler’s Eight Crazy Nights The Newton Boys Available November 5 Tell Awakenings The Adventures of Milo and Otis The Mask of Zorro Seven Years in Tibet The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Available November 7 The Yes Men Are Revolting Available November 10 Prince Wolf Hall Available […]

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Why I Should Binge-Watch Weeds

WHAT IS Weeds ABOUT? Who is in it? Where is Weeds now? Why is it binge-worthy? Must-sees Most shocking episodes That line was so great A quirky, dark crime comedy/drama that focuses on a suburban California mother who make ends meet after her husband’s death by selling marijuana to friends, neighbors and anyone else who comes along. Original TV Home: Showtime Number Of Seasons: 8 (August 2005 to September 2012) Total Episodes / Time Table: 102 (approx. 30 minutes each) = approx. 51 hours. Viewing Strategy: You can watch the entire series in 25 to 26 days by watching four […]

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Gortimer Gibbon Returns to Amazon For An Excellent Season 2

Amazon’s Emmy-nominated kids series Gortimer Gibbon’s Life on Normal Street returns for a second season. The entire episode is available to stream or download from Amazon’s Prime Video beginning October 30. In the new season’s 13 episodes, middle school friends Gortimer (Sloane Morgan Siegel), Mel (Ashley Boettcher) and Ranger (Drew Justice) struggle with wanting to grow up, while still enjoying the perks of childhood in their quaint suburb. It’s a great place to grow up, it’s filled with interesting people, and the unexpected lies around every corner. New adventures find Gortimer cloning himself, Mel’s brain literally reaching capacity, Ranger’s imaginary […]

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Why I Should Binge-Watch Deadwood

WHAT IS Deadwood ABOUT? Who is in it? Where is Deadwood now? Why is it binge-worthy? Must-sees Most shocking episodes That line was so great A grimy and thoroughly compelling western drama that revolves around the gold prospectors and other people who inhabit the dusty mining camp of Deadwood, located in the Dakota Territory, during the 1870s. Original TV Home: HBO Number Of Seasons: 3 (March 2004 to August 2006) Total Episodes / Time Table: 36 (approx. 48 to 60 minutes each) = approx. 36 hours. Viewing Strategy: You can watch the entire series in less than two weeks by […]

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Why I Should Binge-Watch The Tudors

WHAT IS The Tudors ABOUT? Who is in it? Where is The Tudors now? Why is it binge-worthy? Must-sees Most shocking episodes That line was so great A period drama and historical fiction series that centers around the not so real-life King Henry the VIII of England. Much of the series focuses on Henry’s six wives and his desperation for a male heir. Although this is a fictional representation of the life and time of the Tudor monarchy, there is mostly truth with some small changes to make the story move along better or create better drama. The names and places […]

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TCA: Amazon Studios presents new series and controversial new partnerships

Amazon Studios presented their slate of new series and season-two returns — plus a pair of controversial new projects — today at the Television Critics Association summer press tour. Studio head Roy Price began the session announcing that the streaming service was moving its Emmy-nominated drama Bosch to a new night before delivering the punchline: “You can see it anytime! It’s your schedule that matters, not ours!” Then drama chief Morgan Wandell launched panels for a pair of ambitious new dramas, Hand of God, which premieres Sept. 4, and the long-awaited The Man in the High Castle, which streams Nov. 4. Hand Of […]

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What’s new on Amazon August 2015

New on Amazon August 2015 will be all eight seasons of the HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm, Michael Bay’s  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and Clint Eastwood classics Unforgiven and In the Line of Fire. There are also also acclaimed documentaries like Misery Loves Comedy featuring Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow. Mad Max: Fury Road (pictured) is a blockbuster available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video. PIV: New In August 2015 — Available for Streaming on Prime Instant Video Available August 1 Olympus Season 1 The Patriot (2000) Unforgiven Available August 4 Erased Available August 6 Curb Your Enthusiasm Seasons 1-8 (complete) In the Line of Fire […]

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Now Available: New Episodes of Amazon’s Kids Series “Annedroids”

This morning, Amazon released Season 2 of its Emmy-nominated children’s series Annedroids. The series follows a STEM (Science,Technology, Engineering and Math) curriculum and there is much rejoicing in the Freeze household today — this season features 13 all-new, 30-minute episodes. The live-action adventure continues with tween scientist Anne (Addison Holley, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood) and her friends creating experiments in Anne’s fantastic junkyard laboratory. When Nick (Jadiel Dowlin) and Shania (perpetually hilarious Adrianna Di Liello) return to school after spending their summer in the junkyard, Anne finds new ways to stay in touch using Pidgely, a pigeon with a broken wing […]

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Six Pilots Released For Potential Amazon TV Series For Kids

Amazon has released pilots for six new children’s programs and wants our help in deciding which should pilots should be further developed into a series. Viewer feedback of the pilots will help choose the next wave of rewarding and award-winning programming for kids available on Amazon’s Watch it Now service and for subscribers to Amazon Prime. All pilots are now available (free!) via the Amazon Instant Video app for TVs, connected devices and mobile devices, or online. Check out the diverse slate of programming that Amazon is considering: Which series would your kids want to watch? I checked the six […]

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What’s new on Amazon July 2015

New on Amazon July 2015 will be several HBO favorites, including Entourage Seasons 1-8; The Newsroom Seasons 1 & 2; Boardwalk Empire Season 3; True Blood Season 5 and the HBO original film Behind the Candelabra. Amazon Prime will also see the return of popular, exclusive TV with Under the Dome Season 3 (pictured), Downton Abbey Season 5, and Extant Season 2. In addition, Amazon Instant Video has the second seasons of popular TV series The Strain, Silicon Valley and Married, all available to buy. Movies on Amazon Prime include action thriller The Expendables 3, classics like Dirty Dancing, Flashdance and […]