Four New Movies Available On Demand

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Crime mystery “The Hateful Eight,” sports biography “Concussion,” animated drama “Anomalisa,” and action film “Point Break (2015)” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Directed by Quentin Tarantino, “The Hateful Eight” takes place in wintry Wyoming, where a group of strangers find themselves battling the elements and each other. Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, and Jennifer Jason Leigh star.

Will Smith stars in “Concussion,” as an accomplished pathologist who uncovers the truth about brain damage in football players who suffer repeated concussions in the course of normal play. Alec Baldwin and Albert Brooks also star.

“Anomalisa” follows a man crippled by the monotony of his life, who travels to Cincinnati and encounters something extraordinary. David Thewlis, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Tom Noonan lend their voice talents.

In “Point Break,” a young FBI agent infiltrates a team of extreme sports athletes he suspects of masterminding a string of unprecedented, sophisticated corporate heists. Edgar Ramirez, Luke Bracey, and Ray Winstone 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.

Celebrate Safer Internet Day 2016

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Today marks Safer Internet Day, an international education and awareness-raising effort. The annual event promotes the proper use of technology, especially among children, by providing parents and families with knowledge and tools necessary to stay safe online.

The theme for this year’s celebration is “Play your part for a better Internet.” Hundreds of organizations, including the National Cable & Telecommunications Association, will encourage discussion about positive digital interaction today.

For ideas to get involved with Safer Internet Day, visit the official website.

Six New Movies Available On Demand

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Biographical thriller “Bridge of Spies,” historical drama “Suffragette,” adventure fantasy “The Last Witch Hunter,” dramatic comedy “Our Brand is Crisis,” biographical drama “Truth,” and musical comedy “Rock the Kasbah” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Tom Hanks stars in “Bridge of Spies,” directed by Steven Spielberg, as an American lawyer recruited during the Cold War to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court. Mark Rylance and Alan Alda also star.

“Suffragette” tells the story of the women who risked everything in their fight for equality during the early feminist movement. Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter, and Meryl Streep star.

Vin Diesel stars in “The Last Witch Hunter” as an immortal predator who clashes with the supernatural in an epic battle to save the human race. Rose Leslie and Elijah Wood also star.

In “Our Brand is Crisis,” a Bolivian presidential candidate failing in the polls enlists the firepower of an elite American management team, led by a deeply damaged but brilliant strategist. Sandra Bullock, Billy Bob Thronton, and Anthony Mackie star.

Robert Redford and Cate Blanchett star in “Truth,” based on the riveting true story of one of the biggest scandals in network news history. Dennis Quaid also stars.

“Rock the Kasbah,” inspired by real-life events, follows a music manager who stumbles upon a talented teenage girl in a remote Afghan cave. Bill Murray, Leem Lubany, and Zoey Deschanel 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.

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.

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.

Six New Movies Available On Demand

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Comedy sequel “Ted 2,” horror film “Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension,” action thriller “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation,” sci-fi fantasy “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials,” action adventure “Fantastic Four (2015),” and documentary “He Named Me Malala” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Seth MacFarlane once again lends his voice talent in “Ted 2,” which follows a teddy bear and his best friend as they attempt to prove he qualifies as a person in a court of law. Mark Wahlberg and Amanda Seyfried also star.

In “Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension,” a family must protect their daughter from an evil entity with a sinister plan. Chris J. Murray, Brit Shaw, and Ivy George star in the most recent installment of the horror franchise.

Tom Cruise returns to star in “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” to eradicate a new network of highly skilled special agents committed to international destruction. Rebecca Ferguson and Jeremy Renner also star.

Based on the popular novel by James Dashner, “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trails” follows a group of escaped young people who must face unimaginable obstacles in a desolate landscape. Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario, and Thomas Brodie-Sangster star in the next chapter of the “Maze Runner” saga.

In “Fantastic Four (2015),” a group of Marvel’s superheroes teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Miles Teller, Kate Mara, and Michael B. Jordan star.

“He Named Me Malala” gives a look at the events leading up to the Taliban’s attack on the Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, after she speaks publicly about girls’ education. Malala Yousafzai, Ziauddin Yousafzai, and Toor Pekai Yousafzai 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.

Holiday Classics Collection On Demand

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Get in the holiday spirit with the latest collection on Suddenlink On Demand. The lineup features more than a dozen seasonal films, including “Miracle on 34th Street,” “Planes, Trains and Automobiles,” “A Christmas Carol, and “Eight Crazy Nights.” This collection will be available through Jan. 4.

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,” “Holiday Classics.” A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

Happy Thanksgiving

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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 Nov 30. 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.

Two New Movies Available On Demand

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Musical drama “We Are Your Friends” and action adventure “The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)” are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Zac Efron stars in “We Are Your Friends” as an aspiring DJ attempting to find the path in life that leads to fame and fortune. Wes Bentley and Emily Ratajkowski also star.

“The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” follows two CIA Agents during the Cold War as they attempt to stop an international criminal organization from creating a worldwide catastrophe. Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer star.

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.

TV Programs Commemorate Veterans Day 2015

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Several documentaries, specials and movies are scheduled to air today, in honor of Veterans Day 2015.

Classic film buffs can tune in to AMC for the network’s Best Vets Movie Marathon from 8 a.m. through 4 p.m. CT. The lineup will include classics like “Independence Day,” and back-to-back airings of “Saving Private Ryan.”

PBS will air “IWO Jima: From Combat to Comrades,” a documentary following survivors of one of WWII’s fiercest battles as they return for a Reunion of Honor on the battlefield. Ryan Phillippe hosts, at 7 p.m.

HBO will replay last year’s “Concert for Valor,” honoring veterans and their families at 3:15 p.m. Guests include Jack Black, The Black Keys, Bryan Cranston, Eminem, Jamie Foxx, Dave Grohl, Jennifer Hudson, Jessie J., George Lopez, Metallica, John Oliver, Rihanna, Bruce Springsteen, Carrie Underwood, Bob Woodruff and Zac Brown Band, as well as special appearances by Tom Hanks, Will Smith, Steven Spielberg, Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon.

A complete list of programming is available.

AMC and PBS are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service. To order HBO or other premium cable channels, go to http://www.suddenlink.com/television/why/ and click Find Offers.