Netflix is a company that has been around going on fifteen years.  It became very popular, very quickly when it first came out because of their low prices and lack of due dates for their products.  It came out just as DVD sales were becoming more affordable, and when video and DVD rental stores were still reporting steady sales, but they were starting to decline from where they were in the past.  There are several different features that this company provided, including the ability to rent multiple DVDs simultaneously as well without worrying about late fees.

Netflix Video Streaming

They also made online video streaming much more of a reality and much more accessible for anyone with Internet access.  As technology increased the company expanded their streaming services to the Xbox, Wii, as well as created applications for the iPod and iPad.  The website also allows you to customize your queue, and request DVDs in whatever order you wish to receive them.  You can change the order as often as you like, and can even put DVDs on there before they are even released.  You may have a wait on some of the more popular items, but as soon as they become available, and if they are the next one on your list, it will automatically be sent out to you.

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Netflix Pricing Policy

There is no extra postage necessary for the service either; every DVD you get comes in a prepaid envelope.  The company changed their pricing policies at the beginning of September of 2011, raising the price for the combination of streaming and DVD rental, which angered many of their long-term patrons.  More people have now elected for the streaming-only service, which allows for unlimited streaming on computers as well as on the Xbox and Wii simultaneously under one account.  With watching television online becoming more of a viable option for people, it doesn’t look like Netflix will be going anywhere anytime soon.

Television viewing has reached an all-new plateau with Netflix. Originally, Netflix was introduced to be able to rent movies through the mail with out late fees and overdue charges and to be able to keep the movies or shows as long as one would want. Once you were done viewing your movies you would simply pop them in your mailbox and wait for the next items on your list to arrive. Netfilx has no created online capabilities in which you can watch the same titles available easily from you computer or television.

Netflix does require that one subscribe to their services. Different applications of subscriptions can vary depending upon ones preferences. It is available that you can subscribe to the service of one rental at a time to several and include streaming video live to your computer or television. Other subscriptions are available for simply streaming with out DVD rental. Several television shows available on Netflix are capable of being streamed or received as a DVD rental. If the items in request are newer or in higher demand it may only be possible to receive rentals and view them on DVD.

Netflix DVDs

Several television shows and series are available on Netflix and can be viewed as an entire series. The shows offered will vary and most often, the series available are the previous seasons that have already aired. This can make it easy for one to find shows they like and watch entire seasons at once with out commercial interruptions. Several shows are available and will cover several genres. Netfilx will add new shows and highlight them under their new arrival categories to make it easy to find the shows you want to watch.

The genres offered on Netflx will have something for everyone from children shows to adult features and subcategories covering comedies, drama and action series viewing programs. Netflix will also offer some of their shows available for a limited time as streaming video when they have only been available on DVD. If you have a subscription in which you only allow streaming video and you find the show or series you really want to watch only available on DVD then it is possible to quickly upgrade your account to order the DVD. The account upgrade will run for an entire month and can be changed or cancelled easily at any time from your computer.

You account and activity can be easily viewed on your computer and you can add DVD’s to your queue. Once they have been added to your queue, the items will ship to you with in the next business day. If you want to watch a full season of a television show on DVD, the DVD rentals will be mailed to for details, which can be one or several at a time. It is then possible to view your shows easily when the time is available and not have to worry about late fees or getting to the video store and wasting gas.

TV Online with Netflix

The television shows available and the seasonal series shows are available much longer than other television internet based venues. One can search for shows that may not appear in the new arrival or other sub categories to find its availability. Once you have the show you are searching, you simply place it in your DVD queue or watch instantly on your computer or television. You can watch netflix on your television if it is connected to the internet through television wifi attachments or several various gaming consoles.

The search engine is easily broke into categories and finding your favorite television shows is quite easy. Children especially like being able to use Netflix to catch up on their favorite shows such as Icarly or Wizards of  Waverly Place while others may be wanting to watch Psych, Sons of Anarchy or several other television shows. Once you select a show there will be brief descriptions available and will give you the option to start anywhere in the series from the first episode to the last.

Full Seasons of TV Online

If one is wanting to watch a full season of any show and starts as episode one but is only able to watch perhaps to the middle of episode three, Netflix will save your spot and you will be able to pick up viewing were you left off easily. You can reverse and fast forward through streaming video just easily as a DVD with the use of your remote or game console controller. Netflix offers specials and free terms to new customers and one can view and try Netflix with no commitment or fees.

Movies that appear on Netflix

Netflix is a popular online site that offers movies and shows to easily be watched on your computer or television. The site is interactive and enables subscribers to view movie trailers and descriptions, review recently watched picks and create a personal account that will cater to the entire family. You can review and rate shows and movies while Netflix will offer these options and suggest available movies or shows that are utilized per your preferences. Children’s movies and several genres and subject content are available and offer a great selection for everyone in the family.

Several movies are available on Netflix and can be ordered as DVD’s are streamed directly to wifi capable televisions, through gaming consoles and viewed on ones computer, laptop or tablet. The genres available will range from documentary, independent, action, foreign, romance, comedy and horror. The movies will be rated and the availability of movies will rotate. While some are available for instant viewing, others may only be available on DVD. One can easily add movies to their queue and rent movies on DVD that are delivered through the mail and Netflix offers no late fees or specified return dates. Once you have viewed your movie you will place the DVD in the supplied envelope for return and shipping is free.

Movies on Netflix

Movies available can be classic hits, old time favorites and movies that were available on regular television programming channels. Such movies as The Dark Ages which aired on the History Channel can be viewed instantly and covers the history of the dark ages exploring conflict and chaos of the continent in this time period reporting on such historical factors of civil unrest, the bubonic plague and other areas that made the dark ages so irreversible horrific.

Life on Mars created by Josh Applebaum and Andre Nemec is a movie that is based in present -day New York. Starring Jason O’Mara and Michael Imperioli the story unfolds as a New York City cop is hit by a car and is suddenly transported back in time. The time is 1973 and the twist of the film will keep one guessing if the star was really transported back through time because of the terrible accident or if it is only part of his imagination. While one is kept guessing as the events that unfold keeps the suspense high and viewers wondering how this tough New York cop is going to find his way back to the future of the present. Not rated this movie can also be watched with streaming video instantly.

The new hit movie Trespass is available on streaming video and can be added to your instant queue. Starring Nicholas Cage and Nicole Kidman the married couple finds themselves being held hostage for ransom but twisted thugs who have invaded their home. The twists and plot of this thriller will keep you and your family held in suspense as you watch the drama and horror unfold and while the couple tries to escape their captors with their lives. Rated R this flick displays how one can be pushed to their limits and in the fight of their lives.

Fred 2 now available is sure to keep your children laughing and mimicking that crazy squeaky voice of Fred as his new adventures keep him jumping. In Fred 2, Night of the Living Fred, Fred’s music teacher mysteriously disappears. Soon the replacement is under suspicion of being a vampire and possibly, he had something to do with their beloved teacher’s disappearance. As Fred tries to unravel the mystery, the capers and troubles he finds will delight children. This movie is available and can be added to your instant queue to watch now or later.

DVD’s and their availability will change and you can add movies available on DVD to your queue to be shipped to you directly. Often movies will interchange from DVD to instant streaming video and some will only be available on DVD. Streaming video is great to watch several flicks such as such classics as Carrie while waiting for DVD arrivals. Subscription prices will vary and can be determined upon the preferences of viewers. One can subscribe to one or two DVD rental as well as streaming video or the variation of all three.


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December 9, 2011

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