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Marvel’s ‘The Defenders’ is Coming to Netflix

Follow TheCruu!by Marvel’s The Defenders follows Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and Iron Fist (Finn Jones). A quartet of singular heroes with one common goal – to save New York City. This is the story of four solitary figures, burdened with their own personal …

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CURRENT: Burning Sands on Netflix

Follow TheCruu!by Director, Gerard McMurray brings us a raw film about brotherhood and rites of passage, in Netflix’s “Burning Sands”.

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Top 5 Facts About Netflix

Follow TheCruu!by WatchMojo You’ve got a Netflix account … or you might share an account with yo’ cousin. The innovative rental and streaming media company has had you cycle renting, and binge watching your favorite shows for years. Did you know that it was just a home-grown operation at first? No?  Well, …

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Netflix & Chill – A New Viewing Mode That Can Teach About Sex, While Watching Video Content

Follow TheCruu!by This is a student case from Berghs School of Communication Anne-Lie Karl / Copywriter Anna Boberg / Copywriter Felicia Nilsson / Art Director “[Sex is] about CONSENT, the right to your own body, and the free choice of enjoying it whenever, and with whomever you want” What is …

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Netflix outbids Film Studios – $90 million movie deal for ‘Bright’, starring Will Smith

Follow TheCruu!by Digital Trends Earlier this month, it was reported that Suicide Squad director David Ayer would reunite with leading man Will Smith for the upcoming fantasy cop drama Bright, based on a script penned by Chronicle and American Ultra screenwriter Max Landis. That project just got a lot more …

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How Netflix’s $5 Billion Budget is Driving a Cable Industry Arms Race

Follow TheCruu!by AV Club There’s no telling what Netflix is going to do next. It renewed Fuller House, after all. Netflix gives zero fucks. It’s poised to take over the world. Okay, so maybe not the world, but it’s definitely trying to take over television by spending an insane amount …

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Revolutionary Plan for Day-and-Date Movies at Home

Follow TheCruu!by Variety A startup backed by Sean Parker of Facebook and Napster fame is trying to encourage Hollywood studios and exhibitors to wade into the controversial waters of at home releases of new movies.  Called the Screening Room, the company offers secure anti-piracy technology that will offer new releases in the home on the …

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Cable TV, Flirting with Virtual Reality

Follow TheCruu!by Cable companies may be feeling the heat from consumers cutting the cord and switching to streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu … but these guys won’t go down without a fight. What do they think is the next big thing in cable to turn viewers away from their …

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Why Are Major Movie Chains Boycotting “Beasts of No Nation”?

Follow TheCruu!by The tension between traditional and emerging film industry distribution models is apparent in the recent move by America’s four-largest cinema chains; refusing to screen the child soldier drama “Beasts of No Nation”. The film was bought by Netflix in a $12m deal, and the movie chains are upset …

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