"Disney To Break Ties With Netflix In 2019" Topic
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| Cacique Caribe ||09 Aug 2017 5:59 a.m. PST|
Disney about to start offering their movies via a streaming medium of its own similar to that of Netflix, starting in 2019 (if not sooner).
| Andrew Walters ||09 Aug 2017 9:04 a.m. PST|
I'm astonished they haven't done this already. Other content owner's have. If you've got a library the software is now easy.
|Gunfreak ||09 Aug 2017 2:10 p.m. PST|
I'm will to pay for 1 mabye 2 streaming services. But I'm not going to pay for so many I might as well be paying for cable.
Also I'm not going to pay for specialty stuff. Paying $15 USD a mother for what is 90% Mickie's clubhouse and Hanna Montana. Is not a thing.
I have netflix and HBO nordic (usually only during GOT season)
There is only one other I would be willing to pay for. And The would be a BBC steaming service. I would pay to have access to all the who's. Attenborough's. Monty python. Various costume dramas. Other comedy shows. And crime series
| Andrew Walters ||09 Aug 2017 4:35 p.m. PST|
Netflix is $8 USD per month. You could buy *TEN* of those and still be paying a lot less than cable. I *prefer* to have just one streaming service, because obviously, but I have two because Amazon Prime includes a lot of worthwhile video. I expect we'll probably get YouTube Red within the next year. II could see going to four or five if we had to. Cable is $130 USD-$150 around here, without premium channels.
If you have kids, the Disney streaming service would probably be a great deal. Otherwise, why? You can get discs from the library when you really want to see the movies.
|Gunfreak ||10 Aug 2017 3:27 a.m. PST|
Amazon Prime is useless unless you are in America, 99% of everything on there is unavailable unless you are American(and they don't tell you until you try and watch it, so you have lots to choose from but 99% of the time you'll won't be able to watch it.
Netflix is $13 USD here, cable is $62 USD
|freewargamesrules||10 Aug 2017 8:40 a.m. PST|
There's hardly any Disney stuff on Netflix UK so won't affect us really
|Martin||10 Aug 2017 10:15 a.m. PST|
Gunfreak, Amazon Prime is usually useless in the U.S. also. Seems that anything I want to watch is not part of the free package. One exception has been Man in the High Castle.
| Andrew Walters ||14 Aug 2017 11:31 a.m. PST|
There are some good, old war movies on Amazon Prime Video, and a really scattered, possibly eclectic, handful of worthwhile video My wife and daughter are enjoying Downton Abbey. Penn & Teller are on there, I discovered accidentally last night. Next week The Tick arrives, that might be good. I wouldn't pay for it right now, it just comes free with Amazon Prime, but it's not worthless and could get better.
Video streaming is a young industry. I am curious to see where it goes.