Why Are Screen Brothers Always So Complicated?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

The Greek philosopher Antisthenes once said, “When brothers agree, no fortress is so strong as their common life” and even though Antisthenes has ...

Sky's New TV Service Is So Powerful It's Literally Going To Take Over Your House

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Tech

Sky has unveiled Sky Q, a brand-new premium TV package that looks to replace Netflix and Amazon Prime by offering 4K Live TV, On Demand, fibre-optic b...

A Modern Tribute to Immigrant Parents

Sasha Govor | Posted 16.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sasha Govor

Growing up, I had all of the opportunities. Like a good Russian kid, I had piano lessons twice a week and tennis lessons on Sunday mornings. I went to drama school on weekends, as well as writing classes and horse riding lessons. I can't remember a time in my childhood when I wasn't inundated with recreational activities.

Netflix and Chill

Ollie Locke | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ollie Locke

I smiled naively thinking what a lovely thing to do, come over on a Sunday, get sushi delivered and watch a classic London based rom com staring a spectacle sporting Hugh Grant. I happily accepted and I was looking forward to the evening!

Netflix Might Have The Solution To Kids Who Refuse Bedtime

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Parents

Netflix believe they have the answer to bedtime-stalling kids with the launch of their latest series. The on-demand streaming service has partnered...

The Best New Things To Watch On Netflix This November

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

With the nights firmly drawn in and slippers on, it's time to see what new goodies Netflix can offer us for November. The streaming service hasn't...

How We Are Controlling The Future Of TV Scheduling

Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 10.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

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'Beasts of No Nation' Shines a Light on the Brutal Reality of Child Soldiers

Sam Slota-Newson | Posted 21.10.2015 | UK Entertainment
Sam Slota-Newson

On Wednesday I watched Beasts of No Nation, the visceral, immersive and harrowing story of Agu a child soldier. The film, released on Friday on Netflix, is unapologetic in its brutality and realism and compels us to respond.

The Best Mother-Daughter Show On TV Is Coming BACK!

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Gilmore Girls’ is the latest show getting a revival thanks to Netflix, according to reports. The hit comedy - which UK fans will remember tha...

So Now There's Netflix And Chill Branded Condoms

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 09.10.2015 | UK Comedy

The 'Netflix and chill' internet meme appears to be entering its final throws of relevancy - as it is turned into a tacky business empire by a condom-...

'The Office' Has Disappeared From Netflix, And People Are Freaking Out

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

Make sure you’re sitting down. We have a bit of bad news. Netflix have taken the American version of ‘The Office’ off their streaming service. ...

How On-Demand Is Changing the UK Film Industry

Al Morrow | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Entertainment
Al Morrow

Though it's still business as usual for the UK film industry, changing audience demographics, tax reliefs, on-demand streaming and funding strategies are changing the day-to-day process of the way films are made and consumed in the UK.

FIRST LOOK: David Tennant In Marvel's Jessica Jones

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

David Tennant will soon be back on our screens, appearing in Marvel's highly-anticipated 'Jessica Jones', with the whole series set to premiere on Net...

Caroline Frost

'The More Miserable I Am, The Happier They Are' | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

An integral part of the huge appeal of Welsh crime drama ‘Y Gwyll/Hinterland’ is the bleak, beautiful surroundings of this particular pocket of mi...

Apple Just Came Up With A Really INCREDIBLE Way To Watch TV

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK Tech

Apple has unveiled a new Apple TV alongside the new iPhone 6s and the new iPad Pro. This is the new Apple TV. #AppleEvent pi...

The Seven Inevitable Stages of Box-Set Addiction

Katy Wright | Posted 07.09.2015 | UK Comedy
Katy Wright

You decide to sign up to Netflix and watch an episode of this 'amazing' show just to have a little taste to see what it's like. What harm can it do? You press play. Seven hours later you notice the rays of the sun peeking through the gap in the living room curtains.

'Beasts of No Nation'

Derek Malcolm | Posted 06.09.2015 | UK Entertainment
Derek Malcolm

It is a deeply depressing tale. The young boy and his family are first seen sheltering in a village some way away from the coup which is destroying the government forces of their unnamed state. Their hopes of avoiding the conflict between government and rebel forces are ruined when government troops arrive and start slaughtering those who they believe are supporting the coup...

Netflix Declare That Clarkson And Co. 'Weren't Worth The Money'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

It sounds like the folks over at Netflix aren’t exactly regretful at passing on the opportunity to have Jeremy Clarkson hosting a new car series on ...

Apple's Next Major Innovation Could Be An Augmented Reality Headset

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Tech

Apple is reportedly working on an augmented reality headset to rival the likes of Microsoft's HoloLens and Google Glass, according to a prominent indu...

Are Film Festivals Dying?

Derek Malcolm | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Entertainment
Derek Malcolm

More and more the question being asked is "is to all worth it?" The cynics suggest that a big, starry American film will make its way at the box-office whether or not it wins a Festival prize. And an art movie from a small country will be bought and shown all over the world if it is good enough.

Why Account Sharing is Good News for Netflix

Jason Mander | Posted 07.08.2015 | UK Tech
Jason Mander

Last month, Netflix hit the headlines once again by announcing that it had attracted more than 65 million members globally, with over 42 million of these subscribers coming from the US.

How Do You Get Over Your Creative Block?

Ellie Lewis | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Ellie Lewis

I've sat down to write this a thousand times. At least in my head I have. For the past few months I have been struggling with, for want of a better expression, writer's block. I have been drowning in doubt and question why I am even bothering whenever I open a word document. This has happened for both creative writing and blog posts.

The Piracy Problem - The Hunt for an Effective Solution

Wayne Beynon | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Tech
Wayne Beynon

The new legislation can be effective, but it needs to be coupled with improved relations and co-operation between industry and streaming companies. This - I believe - may be the key to stamping out online piracy once and for all.

Twitter And Video-On-Demand - Shifting The TV Balance of Power?

Paul Blanchard | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Entertainment
Paul Blanchard

The balance of power has already shifted. VoD is a door that won't be slammed shut. The traditional broadcasters have spent the last few years looking down their noses; throwing a few out-of-date series in the direction of VoD. But recently things have changed.

Brace Yourself, Netflix Has Some Bad News For Us

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Tech

All good things come at a price and Netflix is about to tell us how much. During a call to investors, the company's CEO Reed Hastings announced tha...