Enter ‘Camp Cutthroat’ NYC Sweepstakes

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Have you entered Food Network’s “Camp Cutthroat Sweepstakes”? Three lucky winners will receive a trip for two to New York and tickets to the New York City Wine & Food Festival. Enter once a day through Sept. 9. Grand prize includes hotel, airfare and $500 spending money.

Cutthroat Kitchen” is heading to the great outdoors this Wednesday with “Camp Cutthroat,” which will premiere at 8 p.m. CT. Hosted by celebrity chef Alton Brown, 12 contestants will contend against each other, and Mother Nature, in a five-part tournament.

Food Network is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

New On Demand: ‘Dark Places’

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Mystery thriller “Dark Places” debuts in theatres today, but you can enjoy from the comfort of your home with Suddenlink On Demand.

Based on the novel by New York Times best-selling author Gillian Flynn, “Dark Places” tells the story of Libby Day, whose family was murdered in their rural farmhouse when she was seven years old. Twenty-five years later, she revisits the crime as the truth begins to unravel. Charlize Theron, Christina Hendricks and Nicholas Hoult star.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out this and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

Free Disney Family Movies Preview On Demand

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Now through Aug. 10, Disney Family Movies is offering a free preview through Suddenlink On Demand. Customers can enjoy the dozen films currently available, including “Finding Nemo,” “The Muppet Movie,” “Three Men and a Baby,” “First Kid” and “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.”

Disney Family Movies, a subscription service through Suddenlink On Demand, is now available for $4.99 a month. Subscribers receive unlimited access to a selection of movies, animated shorts and other extras, with new programming added every week.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, the free preview can be found by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

On Demand Has Something New for Everyone

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Sci-fi action film “Insurgent,” romantic drama “Far from the Madding Crowd” and comedy “A La Mala” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

In “Insurgent,” the second installment in the “Divergent” series, Tris must continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart. Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort and Theo James star.

Carey Mulligan stars as Bathsheba Everdene in “Far from the Madding Crowd.” She must decide between three very different suitors in Victorian England. Matthias Schoenaerts and Michael Sheen also star.

“A La Mala” follows a struggling actress who discovers a lucrative new career when women across the city hire her to flirt with their boyfriends to test their fidelity. Aislinn Derbez, Mauricio Ochmann and Papile Aurora star.

To view trailers for these and other films, visit Suddenlink on YouTube.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

CNBC to Premiere ‘West Texas Investors Club’

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Meet self-made multimillionaires Rooster McConaughey and Butch Gilliam on CNBC’s newest series. “West Texas Investors Club” premieres this evening at 9 p.m. CT.

After prosperous business careers, both investors have decided to pass on their success to promising individuals in this eight-episode series. Watch as ambitious entrepreneurs from around the country make their way deep into the heart of Texas to attempt to secure funding.

CNBC is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Drone Technology is Changing the Sports World

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As technology expands, the way we watch TV will also continue to advance. This year, professional sports coverage began incorporating drones to cover major events. From the Kentucky Derby to the Arnold Palmer Invitational, the unmanned aircrafts provide coverage not accessible before.

An article from the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) notes, however, that we will have to wait until after more flexible regulations are passed before we see drones at larger sporting events.

Two New Dramas Available On Demand

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Dramatic thriller “True Story” and war drama “The Water Diviner” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Jonah Hill stars in “True Story” as a disgraced reporter who meets an accused killer, played by James Franco. What starts as an investigation quickly morphs into a game of cat-and-mouse. Felicity Jones also stars.

Russell Crowe makes his directorial debut in “The Water Diviner.” He also stars as an Australian man traveling to Turkey to find his family, following a war. Olga Kurylenko and Jai Courtney also star.

To view trailers for these and other films, visit Suddenlink on YouTube.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

Cable Nets Receive Top Emmy Nominations

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Cable networks are once again set to dominate the Primetime Emmy Awards. For the second year in a row, “Game of Thrones” leads the race with 24 nods, helping make HBO the most-nominated network, with a total of 126. FX received 45 nods, including 20 for “American Horror Story: Freak Show.”

Among other cable networks receiving multiple nominations were AMC (24), History Channel (11), Lifetime (10), Discovery Channel (7) and Disney Channel (4). These networks are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Check here for a complete list of nominations.

Vote Now for ‘Sharknado’ Character’s Fate

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After a third installment of the “Sharknado” franchise took social media by storm this month, Syfy announced viewers will have a say in the next film. Fans can vote now if Tara Reid, who plays April Shepard, will return.

Voting takes place on Twitter. To participate, send a tweet with #AprilLives or #AprilDies, to determine the character’s fate.

Like its predecessors, “Sharknado 4” is slated for a July premiere. Ian Ziering has already agreed to reprise his role as Fin.

Syfy is available to most Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

‘Home’ Now Available On Demand

Animated family film “Home” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

In “Home,” an alien on the run lands on Earth and makes friends with a young girl on an adventure of her own. Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Steve Martin and Jennifer Lopez lend their voice talents.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out this and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.