Disney Gives New Life to Star Brand as Overseas Streaming Equivalent of Hulu

Disney is doubling down on its direct-to-consumer streaming efforts, a strategy that means some international territories next year will see the launch of the Disney Plus and Star packages. Disney Plus was launched in North America and certain international territories … Read more…

11.27.20 Hulu raises the price of live TV streaming…again; Beware “Trumpcare” health options

Hulu is charging more for its live TV streaming service. The price hikes have been coming fast and furious. Clark discusses how you should think about your TV streaming options. Emails and ads abound right now touting different “Trumpcare” plans. … Read more…

‘Books of Blood’ Review: ‘Salem’ Creators Deliver Soft-Cover Version of Clive Barker’s Freaky Horror Anthology for Hulu

When it comes to low-budget horror movies, even the good ones tend to slip by unnoticed, which probably explains why “Salem” creators Brannon Braga and Adam Simon were drawn to a brand name like Clive Barker’s “Books of Blood” to … Read more…

Greta Thunberg Hulu Doc Gets European, North American Theatrical Release (EXCLUSIVE)

Greta Thunberg documentary “I Am Greta” will get the big-screen treatment in cinemas across Europe, North America and Australia this fall. U.K. sales agent Dogwoof has secured a raft of sales and global territory releases for the Nathan Grossman-directed film … Read more…

A ‘Black-ish’ episode premiering on Hulu says more about ABC than the show

A long-shelved episode of ABC’s “Black-ish” has finally reached the public — not on the network, but rather its sister Disney-controlled streaming service, Hulu. Yet watching the half-hour, titled “Please, Baby, Please,” reflects more on the misguided timidity of the … Read more…