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In a world where any show with "The" and "Dead" in the title is a runaway success comes, er, another one. That's because Starz has teamed up with Sam Raimi to produce a new TV series that'll follow cult movie trilogy The Evil Dead. The 10-part show will chronicle the later life of square-jawed her...

November 11th 2014 at 9:22am 0 Comments
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Amazon is loading up a new pilot season of original TV shows, and while Netflix's content juggernaut was shut out at the Emmys, at least it was nominated. So what can Hulu do? In addition to its own list of original shows, exclusively licensed content from UK channels and Criterion, it's added the...

August 29th 2014 at 9:13pm 0 Comments
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Following the lead of NBC Universal entertainment apps like USA Now and SyFy Now, STARZ has released STARZ Play for the Xbox One, granting owners of Microsoft's new console access to tons of movies and original programming. If you've got a STARZ subscription, shows like Spartacus, Black Sails an...

August 7th 2014 at 8:30pm 0 Comments
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Xbox One owners already have their fair share of video services to choose from in the US, but they're about to get a pair of welcome additions. Major League Baseball now says that MLB.tv Premium should be available to stream live games on the console in time for opening day. Meanwhile, Epix has re...

March 26th 2014 at 12:47am 0 Comments
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Many subscribers of Starz and Encore have known the joy of free, on-demand movies for some time now, but customers of Time Warner Cable are more likely accustomed to another feeling -- one of exclusion. Fortunately, that all changes today, as Time Warner now provides access to Starz Play and Encor...

June 24th 2013 at 10:36pm 0 Comments
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Starz Play has had a home on iOS since October, but now it's made the jump to Android, and it's brought Encore Play and Movieplex Play along with it. By wielding the apps, users can stream video from the TV network over WiFi and 3G -- provided they have a cable subscription with AT&T U-verse,...

May 7th 2013 at 2:24am 0 Comments
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Sony Pictures films from Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Classics, TriStar, and Screen Gems will remain first-run exclusive to Starz-included cable packages through 2021, Sony Pictures and Starz announced this morning. The deal was previously set to expire with the closing of 2016's box office, b...

February 11th 2013 at 11:15am 0 Comments