Category Archives: netflix

Netflix and the Big Mistake

Way back in the 1980’s, before he was a washed up politician, Arnold Schwarzenegger made a career out of spouting corny one liners. In perhaps the greatest (Arnold movie anyway) movie ever made, “the Last Action Hero,” Arnold told Claudius … Continue reading

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Netflix’s Choice and the Return of Louis B. Mayer

The usually reliable Edward Jay Epstein has a new column up at the Wrap detailing the transition Netflix is undergoing. Netflix currently spends around $500 million a year in postage mailing out DVDs and receiving them back. This also requires … Continue reading

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