New On Demand: ‘American Hustle’

Ten-time Academy Award-nominated film “American Hustle” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

A brilliant con man and his partner are forced to work for the FBI and thrust into a world of Jersey mafia and powerbrokers.

Jennifer Lawrence, Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro star. (watch trailer)

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.

C-SPAN Celebrates 35 Years with Great Moments Videos

To celebrate its 35th birthday this week, C-SPAN has compiled a video list of the network’s 35 greatest moments. The collection features one event from each year C-SPAN has been on the air, live and commercial-free.

C-SPAN, created by the cable television industry to provide public access to the political process without editing, commentary or analysis, is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

More N.C. Communities Get MAX 107.0

Beginning yesterday, North Carolina residential customers in Tarboro, Scotland Neck, Enfield, and other Suddenlink-served areas in Edgecombe County can get our High-Speed Internet MAX 107.0 service. MAX 107.0 features a download speed up to 107 megabits per second (Mbps) and an upload speed up to 5 Mbps, the fastest residential service in these communities.

Since spring of 2010, MAX 107.0 has been made available to residential customers in the following Suddenlink-served communities:

  • Arkansas: Batesville, El Dorado, Hot Springs Village, Jonesboro, Mountain Home, Pocahontas and Russellville
  • Louisiana: Alexandria, Bossier City (including Barksdale Air Force Base), Grambling, Haughton, Lake Charles, Natchitoches, Ruston and Sulphur
  • Mississippi: Greenwood
  • Missouri: Branson, Nixa, Ozark, St. Joseph
  • North Carolina: Chocowinity, Greenville, Kinston, LaGrange, New Bern, Rocky Mount, Walnut Creek, Washington, Washington Park, and other parts of Beaufort, Lenoir, and Wayne Counties
  • Oklahoma: Seminole, Wewoka
  • Texas: Abilene, Amarillo, Bryan-College Station, Conroe, Georgetown, Gladewater, Henderson, Jarrell, Pflugerville, Lake Conroe, Leander, Lufkin, Lubbock, Midland, Post, San Angelo, Shallowater, Tulia, Tyler, Whitehouse, Wolfforth
  • West Virginia: the majority of Boone, Cabell, Gallia, Jackson, Kanawha, Mason, Meigs (Ohio), Pleasants, Putnam, Washington, Wetzel, Wirt, and Wood counties

Norway Trip is ‘Frozen’ Sweeps Grand Prize

To celebrate the Suddenlink On Demand release of Oscar-winning animated film “Frozen,” we’ve partnered with Disney to present the Frozen Adventure Sweepstakes.

One winner and a guest will receive an Adventures by Disney vacation package to Norway, a land of Scandinavian splendor that inspired the hit movie. Official rules and entry instructions can be found at Suddenlink.Frozen.com.

Entries will be accepted through April 30, 2014.

‘Mandela,’ ‘Mr. Banks’ Now On Demand

Two more Oscar-nominated films are now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Golden Globe-winner Idris Elba stars in “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom,” a moving biopic of Nelson Mandela, the jailed activist who became president of South Africa and helped rebuild the once-segregated society. Naomie Harris co-stars. (see trailer)

“Saving Mr. Banks” tells the surprising backstory behind the making of Mary Poppins. Emma Thompson, as author P.L. Travers, and Tom Hanks, as Walt Disney, lead a powerful ensemble cast. (see trailer)

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.

New On Demand: ‘Frozen’

Disney’s 2014 Academy Award-winning animated family film “Frozen” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

The fearless Anna teams with mountain man Kristoff, his loyal reindeer Sven, and  a hilarious snowman named Olaf, to find Anna’s sister, who is using her magical powers to trap the kingdom in an eternal winter . The voice cast is led by Kristen Bell (Anna) Jonathan Groff (Kristoff), and Josh Gad (Olaf).

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.

Easy Tips to Protect Young Facebook Users

Not all advertising on the world’s most popular social site is teen-friendly. The Wall Street Journal offers 5 Ways Adults Can Help Protect Teens Who Use Facebook.

Learn how simple steps like checking age settings, reporting inappropriate ads, and discussing the implications of playing ‘free’ games and ‘liking’ ads can go a long way in protecting privacy and filtering unwanted content.

New On Demand: ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’

Critically-acclaimed music drama “Inside Llewyn Davis” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

The Coen Brothers film follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961.

Oscar Mulligan stars, with Carey Mulligan, John Goodman, Garrett Hedlundt and Justin Timberlake.

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.

Two New Titles are On Demand

“Homefront” and “Out of the Furnace,” two crime dramas with family themes, are now available through Suddenlink On Demand, 28 days before Netflix and RedBox.

In “Homefront,” a former DEA agent heads to the hills with his daughter to get away from the dangers of the job only to be terrorized by a small town meth-head gang leader. Jason Statham, James Franco, Winona Ryder and Kate Bosworth star. (trailer)

“Out of the Furnace” follows two brothers, one who disappears after returning from Iraq and being lured into a crime ring, and the other who is willing to put his life on the line to find him and seek justice.  Christian Bale, Casey Affleck, Woody Harrelson, Zoe Saldana, Willem Dafoe, Sam Shepard and Forest Whitaker star. (trailer)

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.