Amazon green-light five original pilot series: Alpha House, Betas and more to get full run

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Amazon have whittled down their list of 14 original TV pilots to the final five shows that will be made into full series, to be shown exclusively through Lovefilm Instant streaming. Political comedy Alpha House (staring John Goodman) has made…

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LoveFilm Instant movie streaming PS3 update adds Watchlists, 720p shows and films

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LoveFilm have updated their PlayStation 3 LoveFilm Instant app, adding new features to the Sony console's version of the streaming service. Headlining new features include a much-needed new user interface, allowing for easier navigation and improved search and recommendation systems….

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Blockbuster joins HMV, Jessops with administration woes – trade-in gift cards honoured

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Blockbuster is the latest high-street chain to succumb to the ongoing financial recession, announcing that the video and game rental store is to enter administration. The store's fortunes had been on the decline for many years, struggling to make ends…

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REVIEW: Now TV movie streaming service

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BSkyB open up their streaming content beyond those who already pay for a Sky subscription with Now TV, a new movie streaming and rental platform. It's got blockbuster content, but at its steep asking price does it do enough to rival the likes of Netflix and LOVEFiLM? Read on to find out.

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