House of cards season two: welcome back to the madness

House of Cards Season Two: Welcome Back to the Madness

If you were to combine the political intrigue of The West Wing and the passionate corruption of All the King’s Men, what do you think you would get? Netflix got its original series House of Cards and has not looked back from its resounding success. The entire first season of House of Cards was released on February 1st, 2013 and…

Spite the netflix clearance with movie-inspired frolics in 2014

Spite the Netflix Clearance with Movie-Inspired Frolics in 2014

I’m hardly a Netflix expert, having only ever used it to watch the revived Arrested Development, but I’ve heard that some people use it to watch all kinds of things and I’d like to address said people. Pay attention, you shivering media junkies; there’s a big heap of content about to expire as I write…

Netflix – the geek edition

Netflix – The Geek Edition

Netflix is the ultimate way to catch up on all of your Geekery! For anyone who has been resisting getting Netflix (why are you here?), I should point out that you don’t need to watch on your computer. You can use a mobile device and on your TV with a game console or a streaming…

Streaming anime: netflix, hulu, or…?

Streaming Anime: Netflix, Hulu, or…?

Ed West here with the good word on where to go to get your Anime fix on the internet. Much like you, dear reader, I am absolutely burnt out when it comes to downloading whopping folders of anime (Blue Exorcist HD Blu-ray rips recently cost me a hefty 66GB of hard-drive space!). So where does…

5 best cult films available on netfilx

5 Best Cult Films Available on Netfilx

With the increase of viewers watching movies via streaming devices or services, what does that mean for cult film fanatics? Well if one has a Netflix account, even if only a streaming membership one is pretty much set. With movies from Godzilla vs. Mothera to the Breakfast Club Netflix has good choices for any cult…

Emmy award recap: a mix of surprise and predictable

Emmy Award Recap: A Mix of Surprise and Predictable

Host Neil Patrick Harris said it best with “No one in America is winning their Emmy office pool.” Last night’s broadcast of the 65th Prime Time Emmy Awards saw a number of big upsets as the usual favorites didn’t do as well as past years. In the acting categories, perennial favorites gave way to unexpected,…

Spotify Looking to Enter The World of Video on Demand

There have been recent rumors circulating the world wide web about Spotify’s plans to unveil something bigger and better. No, it’s not free music, but something entirely different. The company is planning to get into the streaming video business, ala Netflix. This move, if it’s true, will make Spotify a direct rival to Netflix and…