Six New Movies Available On Demand

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Biographical adventure “The Walk,” horror thriller “The Visit,” action film “Sicario,” dramatic thriller “Captive,” fantasy drama “Jem and the Holograms,” and horror adventure “The Green Inferno” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars in “The Walk” as high-wire artist Philippe Petit, who attempts to execute a mad plan to walk the void between the World Trade Center towers. Charlotte Le Bon and Guillaume Baillargeon also star.

In “The Visit,” a brother and sister are sent to their grandparents’ remote Pennsylvania farm for a trip, only to discover the elderly couple is involved in something disturbing. Olivia DeJonge, Ed Oxenbould, and Deanna Dunagan star.

“Sicario” follows an idealistic FBI agent on a perilous mission with an anti-drug task force to aid in the escalating war at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico. Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin, and Benicio Del Toro star.

Kate Mara stars in “Captive” as a widowed mother who is taken hostage in her own apartment. She faces a crossroads with her captor when they discover hope and light in the midst of despair. David Oyelowo and Mimi Rogers also star.

In “Jem and the Holograms,” the life of a small-town girls changes overnight when she takes on a secret identity as a mysterious singing sensation. Aubrey Peeples, Stefanie Scott, and Aurora Perrineau star.

From acclaimed horror director Eli Roth, “The Green Inferno” follows college activists as their plane crashes in the jungle and they are held captive by a cannibalistic tribe. Lorenza Izzo, Ariel Levy, and Aaron Burns 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.

Time to Edit Your Social Networking History?

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As technology continues to rise in popularity, users sometimes find themselves regretting social media faux pas of the past. From deleting inappropriate photos to removing regretful comments, an occasional cyber trail check-up is important for everyone with an online presence, especially those looking to apply for schools and jobs.

A blog by SocialControl.com offers four tips for cleaning up your social media profiles and managing your online reputation going forward.

Enter to Win a Trip to the NAACP Image Awards

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Once again, Suddenlink is partnering with TV One to offer the “Best Supporting Fan” sweepstakes. One lucky winner and a guest of their choice will receive a VIP trip to the NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena, CA. The prize package also includes hotel, airfare, a Hollywood tour, spending money, pre-show pampering, a gift bag and more.

To enter, visit Suddenlink on Facebook. The sweepstakes will conclude on Friday, Jan. 15. Complete rules can be found here.

Three New Movies Available On Demand

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Comedic adventure “A Walk in the Woods,” action film “Hitman: Agent 47,” and dramatic thriller “The Perfect Guy” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Robert Redford and Nick Nolte star in “A Walk in the Woods” as two old friends who make the improbable decision to hike the Appalachian Trail. Emma Thompson also stars.

“Hitman: Agent 47” centers on an assassin who is genetically engineered to be the perfect killing machine. When he confronts stunning revelations about his origins, Agent 47 must square off in battle with his deadliest foe. Rupert Friend, Hannah Ware, and Zachary Quinto star.

In “The Perfect Guy,” a young woman gets involved with a man who seems almost too good to be true, following her painful divorce. Sanaa Lathan, Michael Ealy, and Morris Chestnut 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.

Happy Holidays

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Suddenlink will continue to be available throughout the holidays, but the contributors to this blog will take a short break and resume publishing by Jan. 4.

We hope all readers have an opportunity over the next several days to enjoy the company of friends and family.

‘I Love Lucy’ Comes to CBS in Color

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Tonight, CBS will air a newly colorized version of “I Love Lucy.” The special will feature two back-to-back episodes from the 1950s series, beginning at 7 p.m. CT.

The one-hour program will kick off with the “I Love Lucy Christmas Special” from 1956, which follows the Ricardos as they recall how their lives have changed since the birth of their son.  Classic episode “Lucy Does a TV Commercial” will follow, which first aired in 1952.

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

Three New Movies Available On Demand

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Fantasy adventure “Pan,” dramatic film “War Room,” and biographical drama “Pawn Sacrifice” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

In “Pan,” 12-year-old Peter is whisked off to the magical world of Neverland, where he finds amazing adventures and discovers his true destiny. Levi Miller, Hugh Jackman, and Garrett Hedlund star.

“War Room” explores the power that prayer has over a family looking to fix their problems with the help of an older, wiser woman. Priscilla C. Shirer, T.C. Stallings, and Karen Abercrombie star.

Tobey Maguire stars in “Pawn Sacrifice” as chess prodigy Bobby Fischer, who finds himself caught between two superpowers during the Cold War, while also struggling with genius and madness. Live Schreiber and Peter Sarsgaard 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.

Last Week to Enter the ‘Calendar of Cheer’

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Friday, Dec. 25, is the deadline to enter the “Calendar of Cheer” sweepstakes. One lucky winner will receive an assortment of gift cards, valued at $500.

Visit the “Calendar of Cheer” for a sneak peek at new Hallmark Channel original movies, and an opportunity to win. To submit your name in the drawing, select a holiday movie trailer to watch, and then click the “Enter for a Chance to Win” button.

The sweepstakes is unavailable with a mobile device. To enter, use a desktop or laptop computer. Winner must live in a Suddenlink-served community. Official rules can be found here.

New ‘Kids Club’ Collection Now On Demand

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There’s still time to enjoy the latest kids’ collection on Suddenlink On Demand. The lineup features over a dozen films, including “Minions,” “Huevos: Little Rooster’s Eggcellent Adventure,” “Where the Wild Things Are,” “Despicable Me,” and more. This collection will be available through Dec. 31.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. To view the collection, go to “Movies & Events,” “Special Features,” “Kids Club.” A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

Three More Communities Get 1 Gig Service

Residential customers in Mammoth Lakes, Calif., Greenville, Miss., and Parkersburg, W. Va., can now get our new up to 1 Gigabit per second Internet service. Local business owners also have access to this 1 Gig service, along with customized services that Suddenlink has offered for many years that are capable of multi-Gigabit speeds.

Since July, the service has been made available to residential customers in the following Suddenlink-served communities:

  • Arkansas: Jonesboro and Russellville
  • Arizona: Flagstaff
  • Louisiana: Bossier City and Lake Charles
  • Missouri: Nixa, Ozark and St. Joseph
  • North Carolina: Greenville and Rocky Mount
  • Ohio: Marietta
  • Oklahoma: Enid and Stillwater
  • Texas: Abilene, Andrews, Big Spring, Bryan, College Station, Georgetown, Huntsville, Kingwood, Lubbock, Lufkin, Midland, Terrell, Tyler and Victoria