Disney+ is looming over the streaming industry, like the star destroyer in the opening scene of Star Wars: A New Hope. The House of Mouse’s streaming platform is due to be launched in November 2019 and, there’s no doubt, it will change the streaming landscape. Recently, Disney has been on a buying spree, purchasing Lucas … Continue reading Disney+ Will Succeed… Probably.
You’re in your local (or not so local) electronics store, and there’s a variety of streaming boxes and sticks available for you to pick from. So which one do you pick up and what can they possibly do differently from one another? There are three main competitors in the TV streaming space; Fire TV, Roku … Continue reading Streaming.
You’re in the UK and you’ve sat down to watch scrubs, trying to decide whether you want to watch the NOW TV version, which has retained the broadcast rights for the music, or the Amazon Prime Video version, which has the DVD music rights. But you’ve noticed Something else; the NOW TV version seems slightly … Continue reading How US TV is Broadcast in the UK – A Technical Explanation.
It’s no secret that Hollywood studios rely heavily on the tentpole blockbuster action movies. The big studios are more likely to greenlight a superhero movie than a small character-based film and who can blame them? Rising movie tickets prices, where a family of four can pay upwards of £50 to see a movie, audiences want … Continue reading The Success of A24
Disney are pulling their content from Netflix. This development isn’t wholly surprising, Disney are the biggest entertainment company in the world after all, and rumours last year suggested they were looking to buy Netflix, although for whatever reason this never came to fruition. This move by the entertainment giant signposts a greater trend in the … Continue reading Netflix, Disney and the Future of Streaming
and what does AOS means for the Inhumans TV show? It’s safe to say that Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D was not an instant success. Yet, in recent seasons, AOS has managed to improve on the formula that they had from the start, resulting in some compelling and often times emotional stories. The Marvel Cinematic Universe’s first … Continue reading What’s the deal with Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D?