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NETFLIX ALLOWING FREE HOUSE OF CARDS VIEWING

February 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Hoping to hook potential subscribers on its original series House of Cards, starring Kevin Spacey, Netflix said today (Friday) that it is making the first episode free to anyone visiting its website. In a statement, Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos said. “By offering the first episode for free, including to non-members, we are opening up […]

KEVIN SPACEY CHASTISES DISRUPTIVE AUDIENCE MEMBERS

December 7, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Only days after the New York Times reported on plans to wire a theater under construction in Bellevue, WA to enable audience members to text, tweet, and post comments on Facebook during movies, Kevin Spacey has been applauded in Sydney, Australia for his remarks onstage about audience members disrupting his performance in Shakespeare’s Richard III. […]

REPORT RELATIVITY MEDIA MAY PRODUCE CONTENT FOR NETFLIX

March 21, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Relativity Media, which already has a deal in place with Netflix that allows the online renter to stream movies that it controls ahead of the pay-TV window, may also produce content exclusively for Netflix, the New York Post reported today, citing unnamed sources. The report comes one week after Netflix signed a deal with Media […]

NETFLIX TO AIR ORIGINAL TV SERIES

March 19, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Online movie rental company Netflix, which has been increasingly aiming to become more “TV-like” by phasing out mail deliveries and emphasizing its ability to stream films and TV shows online, may acquire an original series, House of Cards, directed by David Fincher and starring Kevin Spacey. According to Dateline.com, the Netflix deal, involving 26 episodes […]

IRONS, SPACEY DEPLORE HOLLYWOOD “AMORALITY”

February 11, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Appearing at a Berlin Film Festival news conference in connection with the screening of the in-competition Margin Call, a film that depicts the Wall Street bankers responsible for the financial collapse of 2008 as amoral — but sympathetic — individuals, Jeremy Irons, who co-stars in the film, compared studio executives with their opposites in the […]