New On Demand: ‘Belle’

Inspired by a true story, dramatic film “Belle” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

The mixed-race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral is raised by her aristocratic great-uncle and his wife. While Belle’s lineage affords her certain privileges, she is prevented from fully participating in the traditions of high society. Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Matthew Goode and Emily Watson 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.

Cable Nets Shine at Primetime Emmys

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Cable networks once again fared well at the Primetime Emmy Awards. Of 27 major awards presented, 14 went to cable programs and individual actors on cable shows.

The AMC original series “Breaking Bad” led the way with six awards, rivaled by HBO’s “True Detective.” The drama series starring Matthew McConaughey won five Emmys.

FX’s “American Horror Story: Coven” captured four Emmys, including lead actress and supporting actress in a TV miniseries or movie. HBO’s “Game of Thrones” also won four awards.

AMC and FX 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/. Scroll to “Premium Entertainment,” and click “Find Offers.”

USA Today has a complete list of winners.

‘Marvel’ Collection Available On Demand

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The latest collection on Suddenlink On Demand features top titles from the Marvel franchise. The lineup, available through Sept. 23, includes “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” “Iron Man 3” and more.

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

‘Back to School’ Collection Now On Demand

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The latest collection on Suddenlink On Demand features more than a dozen favorite movies for the back to school season. The lineup includes “Pitch Perfect,” “Mean Girls,” “High School Musical 3,” “Friday Night Lights,” and more. This collection will be available through September 16.

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

New On Demand: ‘Transcendence’

Science fiction mystery “Transcendence” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

A terminally ill scientist, driven by his artificial intelligence research, uploads his mind into a computer. The power he is granted makes him unstoppable, but comes with dangerous implications. Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall and Morgan Freeman 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.

Is 4K TV the ‘Next Big Thing?’

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Despite a crystal-clear picture, consumers have yet to embrace 4K TV (UHD), predicted to be the next big innovation. An article from The Connectivist attributes the lack of sales to customer disappointment following the hype surrounding 3D TV.

Early-adopters have not shied away from the high prices of emerging technology in the past, but consumers seem skittish in regards to 4K TV. Slow sales may also be a result of the lack of programming available. However, Netflix and YouTube are developing new content to take full advantage of the new technology, giving hope to users interested in 4K TV capabilities.

New On Demand: ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’

Action adventure “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Andrew Garfield reprises the title role in “The Amazing Spider-Man” sequel. Peter Parker must protect the city against the mysterious company Oscorp, and the slew of super villains they send against him. Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx and Dane DeHaan also 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.

New On Demand: ‘Bears’

The Disney documentary film “Bears” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

John C. Reilly narrates “Bears” the film, which follows an Alaskan bear family as its young cubs are taught life’s most important lessons.

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.

‘Muppets’ Collection Now On Demand

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Celebrate the release of “Muppets Most Wanted” with the latest film collection on Suddenlink On Demand. The lineup features movies starring the Muppets, including “The Muppet Movie,” “The Muppet Christmas Carol,” “Muppet Treasure Island,” “Muppets take Manhattan,” and more. This collection will be available through September 9.

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,” “Muppets Most Wanted.” A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

New On Demand: ‘The Other Woman’

Romantic comedy “The Other Woman” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

After discovering her boyfriend is married, Carly soon meets the wife he’s been betraying. When yet another love affair is revealed, all three women team up to plot mutual revenge. Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton 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.