HBO April 21 announced it has made its HBO Now streaming service available for the first time to Xbox One and Xbox 360 users, in addition to new Samsung smart televisions. The HBO Now app will also be available later this year for 2015 Internet-enabled Samsung TVs using the proprietary “Tizen” operating system.
Many films and documentaries have taken on the subject of the Holocaust during World War II, but none have portrayed it as does 'Son of Saul,' the Academy Award and Golden Globe winner for Best Foreign-Language film.
There is plenty of room for multiple SVOD services, especially if they feature unique and exclusive content. Many consumers will likely buy into these services (or not) based on the exclusive content they offer. But Amazon has thrown down the gauntlet as well.
Gritty but beautiful, 'The Revenant' offers two-and-a-half hours of Leonardo DiCaprio running through the wilderness eating raw fish, avoiding hunters and seeking revenge, though the Blu-ray is sparse on bonus materials.