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Roku Customers Can Get 30 Days of Free Premium Content Right Now

We’re all spending a lot more time at home right now. If you’ve started to run out of things to watch, Roku is offering 30-day free trials of a number of different channels including Showtime, Epix, and Smithsonian.Read more...
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Netflix Renews Castlevania For a Fourth Season

Netflix Renews Castlevania For a Fourth Season Earlier this month, Netflix debuted the third season of Castlevania; which is based on the hit video game series. Normally, Netflix waits at least a month before renewing a series. However, Castlevania appears to be an exception as Netflix has already ordered a fourth season. Via IGN, one of Netflix’s Twitter accounts shared the announcement with a clip of Isaac, the Devil Forgemaster, getting the news straight from Sir Mirror.
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Never Rarely Sometimes Always Debuting Early on VOD

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Never Rarely Sometimes Always debuting early on VOD After blowing critics and audiences away at Sundance Film Festival and in theaters two weeks ago, Focus Features has announced that the coming-of-age drama Never Rarely Sometimes Always is set to hit video on demand services early on April 3. RELATED: Never Rarely Sometimes Always Trailer: Her Journey, Her Choice The film, written and directed by Hittman, is an intimate portrayal of two teenage girls in rural Pennsylv...
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Messiah Cancelled by Netflix After One Season

Messiah cancelled by Netflix after one season Deadline reports that Netflix has just cancelled the drama Messiah after one season. Will Travel, who played the character of Will Mathers on the show, took to Instagram to reveal his disappointment. You can check out his post below. “It’s a very sad day today,” he wrote. “I have just received news from Netflix that there will be no season 2 of #messiah I wanted to say to all the fans thank you for your support and love. I wish things were differ...
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Hot Toys' Life-Sized Baby Yoda Is Here, and He Is Glorious

We had Sideshow’s stunning statue, the Funko Pop, and Hasbro’s own animatronic attempt. Then we got a Mandalorian figure that came with a little asset of his own. But we wanted a proper Baby Yoda action figure of our own to cherish—and Hot Toys is stepping up in a big way.Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Streaming, Hasbro, Hot Toys, The Mandalorian, Disney Plus, Baby Yoda, Oh No My Wallet

11 Nerdy Things You Can Watch and Read for Free While Social Distancing

There are only so many times you can rewatch episodes of Futurama or Love is Blind. For folks wanting to branch out beyond Netflix and Hulu, or take a momentary break from Animal Crossing, there are plenty of places to watch cool shows and films online for free—as well as some services to help keep you reading, too.Read more...
Tags: Books, Science, Horror, Fantasy, Netflix, Showtime, Streaming, Sci Fi, Hulu, Sling TV, Cbs All Access, Amazon Studios, Samurai Jack, Shudder, Quibi, Star Trek Picard

Loki Creator Says Disney+ Series Will Deal With Identity Struggles

Loki Creator Says Disney+ Series Will Deal With Identity Struggles While speaking on the Forever Dogs Podcast, Loki creator Michael Waldron shared that the upcoming Disney+ series, featuring Tom Hiddleston reprising his iconic MCU role, will deal with the Trickster’s identity struggles. “I think it’s the struggle with identity. Who you are, who you want to be,” Waldron said (via Joblo). “I’m really drawn to characters who are fighting for control. Certainly, you see that with Loki over the fi...
Tags: TV, Movies, Disney, Iron Man, TV News, Streaming, Owen Wilson, Marvel Studios, Tom Hiddleston, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olson, Loki, Joblo, Morty, Rick, Skywalker

The best free streaming services right now

It's 2020, and you no longer have to pay to stream quality content if you're willing to put up with a few ads.
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The Nerd's Watch: The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy Streaming in April

The Nerd’s Watch is a little more meaningful this month. With many people staying at home due to the covid-19 pandemic, we find ourselves bored and in desperate need of good shit to watch. Thankfully, io9 is here to provide you with a plethora of film and television options.Read more...
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Kino Marquee Expands To 150 Virtual Theater Screens

Kino Marquee expands to 150 virtual theater screens After debuting the virtual theater experience to help keep arthouse theaters alive across the country, Kino Marquee has expanded to 150 arthouse theaters to screen the Cannes-prize winning Brazilian theater Bacurau, as well as the festival favorite Sorry We Missed You. RELATED: Kino Lorber Unveils Art House Digital Theatrical Experience Alamo Drafthouse and Laemmle Theaters are among the theaters to join the online screening initiative to...
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Cassian Andor Series to Bring Back Unused Star Wars Characters, Creators

Cassian Andor series to bring back unused Star Wars characters, creators A month after star Diego Luna (Narcos: Mexico) revealed some details on the highly-anticipated Disney+ series focusing on his Rogue One character Cassian Andor and now franchise visual effects artist Neal Scanlan has opened up about his work on the series, including the possibilities to bring back characters and creatures unused or sidelined in the films. RELATED: Diego Luna Reveals New Details for Disney+’s Cassian An...
Tags: Star Wars, TV, Movies, Mexico, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Ben Mendelsohn, Luna, Whitaker, Gilroy, Imperial, Neal Scanlan, Diego Luna, Felicity Jones, Tony Gilroy

Netflix’s Tigertail Trailer & Key Art From Writer/Director Alan Yang

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Netflix’s Tigertail Trailer & Key Art From Writer/Director Alan Yang Netflix has released the official Tigertail trailer and key art for writer/director Alan Yang’s upcoming drama starring Tzi Ma, Christine Ko, Hayden Szeto, Hong-Chi Lee, and James Saito. You can check out the trailer now in the player below as well as the key art in the gallery! RELATED: Netflix’s #blackAF Trailer Starring Rashida Jones & Kenya Barris In this poignant multi-generational drama, Pin-Jui (Ho...
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Star Trek: Picard’s Patrick Stewart Breaks Down Season Finale Shocker (Spoilers)

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Star Trek: Picard’s Patrick Stewart breaks down season finale shocker (spoilers) The day has finally arrived for the first season finale of Star Trek: Picard, CBS All Access’ sequel series to The Next Generation, and it delivered quite the shocker for fans and showrunner Michael Chabon, executive producer Akiva Goldsman and star Patrick Stewart have opened up to The Hollywood Reporter on their decision making. Warning: Major Spoilers Lie Ahead for Star Trek: Picard‘s sea...
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Plex Is Giving Away 3 Months of Free Live TV as the Nightmare Continues

Plex, a popular do-it-all streaming service that also supports live programming, is currently offering three months of live television for free. The announcement comes as other services, including CBS All Access and Sling TV, are also giving out extended trials like candy as folks are spending more time at home amid…Read more...
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Bill Burr Reprising Mayfield Character in The Mandalorian Season 2

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Bill Burr Reprising Mayfield Character in The Mandalorian Season 2 Deadline is reporting that Bill Burr will be returning as Imperial sharpshooter-turned-mercenary Mayfield in Season 2 of The Mandalorian. In the first season, Mayfield worked with Mando on a job before ultimately betraying him. Gina Carano and Carl Weathers will also be reprising their roles in the second season, which is set to launch this October. RELATED: The Terminator’s Michael Biehn Joins The Mandalor...
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The Best Garbage TV to Stream After You Admit You're Not Gonna Read Shit

Whether you’re currently sheltering at home, limiting your time outdoors, or self-isolating, you’ve probably eyed that untouched stack of books in your living room as a nice possible distraction from the world. More likely, though, you’ve exhausted your favorite binge-watches and are looking for something new to…Read more...
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Disney+ Celebrates Earth Month With New Disneynature Films

Disney+ Celebrates Earth Month With New Disneynature Films In recognition of Earth Month, Disney+’s Disneynature film Elephant, narrated by Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, will premiere on April 3 alongside previously announced Dolphin Reef, with narration by Academy Award-winning actress Natalie Portman. Following its theatrical release last year, the Disneynature film Penguins will also make it’s Disney+ debut on April 3. You can check out the trailer for Elephant and Dolphin Reef below! The...
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Star Trek: Picard's Finale Gives You Everything You Wanted, and That's Kind of the Problem

Star Trek: Picard has spent its debut season telling a story that, at times, has tried to balance nostalgia for its past with an interrogation of just what having nostalgia for that past in a time of crisis really means. Its season one finale, for better or worse, decides that the best thing any of us can do is to…Read more...
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Netflix is currently down for many users around the world

Netflix is currently experiencing outages around the world, but affecting mostly users in the United States and Europe. According to Down Detector, users began reporting issues around 12PM Eastern Standard Time on Wednesday, and many people are still unable to connect to the streaming service on different platforms, including mobile, PCs and smart TVs. Many people around the world are relying on Netflix for entertainment while under lockdown or quarantine measures to stop the spread of COVID-...
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How to set up donations on Twitch

Setting up donations on Twitch only takes a few minutes with a third-party tool. Here's a step-by-step guide.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Streaming, Twitch

The best movies on Kanopy

Kanopy has plenty to offer, though, finding the best films can be a chore. Thankfully, we've done it for you.
Tags: Entertainment, Films, Trends, Streaming, Movies & TV, Kanopy

Amazon Prime Video April 2020 Movie and TV Titles Announced

Amazon Prime Video April 2020 Movie and TV Titles Announced The list for the new Amazon Prime Video April 2020 movies and TV titles have been released, which you can now view below! Next month’s titles include the premiere of Tales from the Loop, Season 6 of Bosch, the Academy-Award nominated Les Misérables (2019), and the Cannes Film Festival winner Invisible Life. Additionally, April will feature hits and classics audiences may have missed in theaters, such as the Academy Award-nominated Th...
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Sam Witwer on His DC Universe RPG and GMing While Social Distancing

Thanks to shows like Critical Role, The Adventure Zone, and Queens of Adventure, it’s more popular than ever to watch others play tabletop roleplaying games. DC Universe has now gotten into the game with DC Universe All Star Games, based on a classic 1980s DC RPG, and io9 spoke with Game Master Sam Witwer (Star Wars:…Read more...
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Hulu’s Solar Opposites Teaser From the Co-Creator of Rick and Morty

Hulu’s Solar Opposites Teaser From the Co-Creator of Rick and Morty Hulu has released the official teaser for the animated series Solar Opposites from Justin Roiland, the co-creator of Rick and Morty. Landing on the streamer on May 8, you can check out the teaser now below! RELATED: Animated Series Are Finding Creative Ways to Continue Production Solar Opposites centers around a team of four aliens who have escaped their exploding home world, only to crash land into a move-in ready home in su...
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Angry Birds Series in Development at Netflix

Angry Birds series in development at Netflix Rovio Entertainment’s hit video game franchise Angry Birds has found large success on the big screen across its two films, with the second installment sitting as the best-reviewed video game adaptation on Rotten Tomatoes, and now Netflix has begun development on a series adaptation, according to Deadline. RELATED: Netflix Renews Love is Blind, The Circle, Rhythm + Flow While it’s currently unclear if it will keep the story continuity of the movi...
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Defending Jacob Trailer Starring Chris Evans & Jaeden Martell

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Defending Jacob Trailer Starring Chris Evans & Jaeden Martell Apple TV+ has released the official Defending Jacob trailer starring MCU alum Chris Evans alongside Jaeden Martell (IT). The limited series, based on William Landay’s crime drama novel of the same name, will premiere on April 24. You can watch the trailer below! RELATED: Beastie Boys Story Theatrical Release Postponed, Will Stream on Apple TV+ Defending Jacob is described as a gripping, character-driven thriller...
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Shout Factory TV To Air The Johnny Carson Show!

Shout Factory TV to air The Johnny Carson Show! Fans looking to revisit the classic days of talk shows can rejoice as Shout Factory TV has announced it will be streaming episodes of the iconic The Johnny Carson Show beginning in April! The announcement trailer can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Shout! Factory Purchases the Roger Corman Film Library The streaming service will debut the first collection of episodes from The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson followed by grouping en...
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Spotify adds fundraising features and a COVID-19 news hub to address the health crisis

Spotify this morning announced a series of new initiatives to address the COVID-19 health crisis across its platform. The company is launching a financial relief effort for those in the creative community who have been heavily impacted by the virus, which includes the addition of a public donations feature on its website. The company is also working to add a new feature that will allow artists to fundraise directly from their fans via their Spotify artist profile pages. Meanwhile, for listeners,...
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CS Interview: Margo Martindale Talks Blow the Man Down

CS Interview: Margo Martindale Talks Blow the Man Down In Amazon Prime’s Blow the Man Down, Margo Martindale plays a tough-as-nails brothel owner who becomes intertwined with murder, mayhem and the local townsfolk. It’s a truly astonishing performance by the veteran actress and, luckily, Martindale was kind enough to spend some time discussing the role with! Check out the interview below, and click here to watch the film on Amazon! RELATED: CS Review: Amazon Prime’s Blow the M...
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The Mandalorian to Add Aliens and Terminator Star Michael Biehn

Michael Biehn. Star Wars. It kind of fits, right? The actor has already appeared in two of the best sci-fi series of all-time—The Terminator and Aliens—so what better way to complete a sci-fi trifecta of sorts than with The Mandalorian?Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Disney, Streaming, Aliens, Lucasfilm, Terminator, Michael Biehn, The Mandalorian, Disney Plus