New on Demand: ‘Mortal Instruments’

 

Fantasy action film “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

A young woman (Lily Collins) finds her world turned upside down when she learns her mother has been kidnapped and they both descend from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons.

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.

Plenty of Cheer on ABC Family Tonight

ABC Family’s 25 Days of Christmas kicked off Sunday and includes original and classic holiday programming every evening through Dec. 25. Tonight’s line-up includes four longtime standards.

At 5 p.m. CT, Bill Murray stars as a cynical TV executive who is visited on Christmas Eve by otherworldly beings in the 1988 film “Scrooged.”

Chevy Chase stars as the lovable Clark Griswold in 1989’s “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation,” which follows at 7 p.m.

Next, at 9 p.m., Matthew Broderick and Danny DeVito star as neighbors bickering over one’s obsession with Christmas lights  in 2006’s “Deck the Halls.”

Late-nighters can catch America’s favorite blended family in “A Very Brady Christmas” (1988) at 11 p.m.

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

New On Demand: ‘The Smurfs 2’

 

Animated family film “The Smurfs 2” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand, 28 days before Netflix and Redbox.

Your favorite blue characters are back, teaming with human friends to rescue Smurfette (Katie Perry) from Gargamel (Hank Azaria).  Neil Patrick Harris and Jayma Mays also are among the many stars reprising their roles from the original movie.

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.

Two Calif. Communities Get More HD Channels

Yesterday, we introduced more than 40 new high-definition (HD) TV channels in Mammoth Lakes and June Lake, Calif.

The new channels include HSN HD, QVC HD, Discovery Channel HD, TLC HD, Animal Planet HD, AMC HD, Nickelodeon HD, MSNBC HD, C-SPAN HD, NBC Sports Network HD, CMT HD, MTV HD, VH1 HD, Golf Channel HD, TV Land HD, E! Entertainment HD, OWN HD, Investigation Discovery HD, Disney XD HD, The Hub HD, Destination America HD, The Science Channel HD, BBC America HD, H2 HD, Biography Channel HD, FXX HD, Hallmark Channel HD, Oxygen HD, We tv HD, Fox Business Network HD, MTV2 HD, Fuse HD, Music Choice Play HD, Fox Sports 2 HD, CBS Sports Television HD, Outdoor Channel HD, The Sportsman Channel HD, PAC-12 Network HD, NFL Network HD, Independent Film Channel HD, Sundance HD, Hallmark Movie Channel HD, HBO HD and Showtime HD.

HDTV offers a widescreen format, similar to a movie theater, with distinctly sharper images and better sound quality than standard TV.

 

New On Demand: ‘The Wolverine’

Action fantasy film “The Wolverine” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand, 28 days before Netflix and Redbox.

Hugh Jackman returns as The Wolverine, facing his own demons and his ultimate nemesis in a life-or-death battle that takes him to modern day Japan. With Hiroyuki Sanada.

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.

50, 107 Mbps Services Launched in Flagstaff, Ariz.

Yesterday we introduced two new Internet speed options to residential customers in Flagstaff, Ariz. Those customers can now choose our High Speed Internet 50.0, with download speeds of up to 50 megabits (Mbps) and upload speeds of up to 3 Mbps; or High-Speed Internet MAX 107.0, with download speeds up to 107 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps. Suddenlink’s MAX 107.0 is the fastest residential Internet service available in this community.

Since spring of 2010, MAX 107.0 has been made available to residential customers in the following Suddenlink-served communities:

  • Arkansas: Batesville, El Dorado, Hot Springs Village, Jonesboro, Mountain Home, Pocahontas and Russellville
  • Louisiana: Alexandria, Bossier City (including Barksdale Air Force Base), Grambling, Haughton, Lake Charles, Natchitoches, Ruston and Sulphur
  • Mississippi: Greenwood
  • Missouri: Branson, Nixa, Ozark, St. Joseph
  • North Carolina: Chocowinity, Rocky Mount, Washington, Washington Park, and parts of Beaufort County
  • Texas: Abilene, Amarillo, Bryan-College Station, Conroe, Georgetown, Jarrell, Pflugerville, Lake Conroe, Leander, Lufkin, Lubbock, Midland, Post, San Angelo, Shallowater, Tulia, Tyler, Whitehouse, Wolfforth
  • West Virginia: Beckley, the majority of Boone, Cabell, Gallia, Jackson, Kanawha, Mason, Meigs (Ohio), Pleasants, Putnam, Washington, Wetzel, Wirt, and Wood counties

Get Deals Today on TV Show Merchandise

Even TV junkies can find Cyber Monday discounts. According to TVaholic, NBC, FX and HBO are offering 30 percent off all show merchandise, plus free shipping.  ThinkGeek has “Doctor Who” and “Big Bang Theory” goodies and more, up to half off and no charge for shipping.

Want to watch your shows on the fly with Suddenlink2GO? Amazon is knocking $50 off Kindle Fire 7″ HD, 7″ HDX & 8.9″ HD tablets today.

50 Mbps Service Launched in Sedona

Beginning today, residential customers in Sedona, Ariz., can get Suddenlink High-Speed Internet 50.0 service. With a download speed up to 50 Megabits per second (Mbps), it is the fastest residential Internet service offered in this community.

Since spring of 2010, 50.0 service has been made available to residential customers in the following Suddenlink-served communities:

  • Arizona: Bullhead City, Kingman, Lake Havasu City, Parker, Payson
  • Arkansas: Arkadelphia, Batesville, Clarksville, Dardanelle, El Dorado, Jonesboro, Lamar, London, Malvern, Morrilton, Perla, Pocahontas, Pottsville, Rockport, Russellville
  • California: Auburn, Humboldt County, Truckee
  • Louisiana: Alexandria, Bossier City (including Barksdale Air Force Base), Haughton, Lake Charles, Natchitoches, Pineville, Sulphur
  • Mississippi: Greenville
  • Missouri: Branson, Nixa, St. Joseph
  • North Carolina: Enfield, Halifax County, Kinston, New Bern, Scotland Neck, Tarboro
  • Oklahoma: Alva, Chickasha, Enid, Henryetta, Muskogee, Wagoner
  • Texas: Abilene, Athens, Balch Springs, Clarksville, Fate, Forney, Gainesville, Gladewater, Grand Saline, Heath, Henderson, Hideaway Lake, Jacksonville, Lindale, Lufkin, McClendon-Chisholm, Mineola, Mineral Wells, Mount Pleasant, Mount Vernon, Nacogdoches, Paris, Pittsburg, Quitman, Rockwall, Royse City, San Angelo, Seagoville, Talty, Terrell, Victoria, Whitesboro, Winfield

Happy Thanksgiving

Suddenlink will continue to be available throughout the holiday week, but the contributors to this blog will take a short break and resume publishing the week of December 2. We hope all readers have an opportunity over the next several days to enjoy the company of friends and family and recall the reasons we each have to be thankful.

New On Demand: ‘Red 2’

 

Comedy action film “Red 2” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Yes, retired black-ops CIA agent Frank Moses (Bruce Willis) is back, reuniting his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device. John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker, Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren Catherine Zeta-Jones, Byung Hun Lee, Brian Cox and Neal McDonough co-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.