New On Demand: ‘Winter’s Tale’

Fantasy romance “Winter’s Tale” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, “Winter’s Tale” is a story of miracles, crossed destinies and the age-old battle between good and evil. Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown-Findlay and Russell Crowe 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.

TBS Honors ‘Seinfeld’ 25th Anniversary

seinfeldTBS will celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of “Seinfeld” by airing 25 of the sitcom’s most popular episodes throughout one week. Starting Monday, June 30, the network will air four consecutive episodes each evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. CT. On Friday, July 4, two additional episodes will also play. The celebration will conclude on Saturday, July 5, marking 25 years to the date since the series was first telecasted on NBC.

Acclaimed “Seinfeld” episodes to be played include “The Pen,” “The Chinese Restaurant,” “The Soup Nazi” and “The Puffy Shirt.”

TBS is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

New On Demand: ‘300: Rise of an Empire’

Action drama “300: Rise of an Empire” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Greek general Themistokles takes action to the sea as he battles invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and the naval commander Artemisia in the new chapter of the epic “300” saga. Sullivan Stapleton, Rodrigo Santoro, Lena Headey and Eva Green 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.

Last Chance to Catch Four On Demand Titles

LastChanceThe clock is ticking on four Suddenlink On Demand (VOD) titles.

The rental window closes today, June 23, on romantic comedy “Don Jon.” Other title promotions set to soon expire include: action adventure “Riddick” (June 25); comedy “The To Do List” (June 30); and horror thriller “Carrie” (July 2).

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 Podcast Brings Fun Back to Families

parenting-adventures-podcast-michael-stelznerWebsite My Kids’ Adventures has launched a new weekly show, Parenting Adventures. The podcast will feature top parenting experts providing tips and ideas for fun-for-the-whole-family activities.

Both the website and podcast were founded by Michael Stelzner, a self-described “dad of three girls and a busy working professional who loves his work and is often left with little creative juice after a productive workday.”

Visitors can subscribe to Parenting Adventures via iTunes, Stitcher or RSS.

Nine More Communities Get MAX 107.0

Beginning today, residential customers in Arkadelphia, Atkins, Dover, Heber Springs, Malvern and Newport Ark.; DeRidder and Minden La.; and Greenville Miss., 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: Bethel, Chocowinity, parts of Edgecombe County, Enfield, Greenville, Kinston, LaGrange, New Bern, Parmele, Rocky Mount, Scotland Neck, Tarboro, Walnut Creek, Washington, Washington Park, Williamston, and other parts of Beaufort, Lenoir,Martin, and Wayne Counties
  • Oklahoma: Seminole, Wewoka
  • Texas: Abilene, Amarillo, Bryan-College Station, Conroe, Georgetown, Gladewater, Henderson, Jarrell, Kingwood, 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

New On Demand: ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’

Adventure comedy “The Grand Budapest Hotel” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Gustave, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel, embarks on an adventure with Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. Saoirse Ronan and Ralph Fiennes 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: ‘The LEGO Movie’

Animated family film “The LEGO Movie” is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Ordinary Lego construction worker Emmet is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe together, a journey for which he is hopelessly and hilariously underprepared. Chris Pratt, Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks and Alison Brie lend their voice talents.

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.

Who Will Win the 2014 World Pup?

worldpup2While many TV viewers around the world are tuned into the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Animal Planet is offering an alternative to the major sports event. The first ever World Pup competition features 16 breeds representing their respective countries. International canine fans will decide who will be crowned champion.

The single-elimination tournament kicked off Thursday, June 12, and will continue online until Thursday, July 10. Visit AnimalPlanet.com to vote for top dog.

Animal Planet is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

UFC 174 Offered on Pay-Per-View Saturday

ufc_174UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will defend his 125-pound crown for the fourth time against Russian contender Ali Bagautinov, Saturday, June 14. In addition to the title bout, Rory MacDonald will face off with Tyron Woodley in a clash of welterweight contenders.

UFC 174 will be available live at 9 p.m. CT on pay-per-view (PPV) from Suddenlink. Other matches on the main card include Kajan Johnson vs Tae Hyun Bang, Yves Jabouin vs. Mike Easton, Roland Delorme vs. Michinori Tanaka and Kiichi Kunimoto vs. Daniel Sarafian.

This event is available only to residential, non-commercial customers, at a price of $44.99 ($54.99 in high-definition format where available), which excludes taxes, fees, and equipment charges. The event requires a digital set-top box (receiver) and is available only in areas where Suddenlink offers PPV. Other restrictions may apply. Residential orders can be placed using a digital remote or by calling 877-694-9474 for more information.

Four preliminary matches will be broadcast live on Fox Sports 1, which is available to most Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.
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Please note that Suddenlink video-on-demand (VOD) and pay-per-view (PPV) are distinct services. Where VOD service is available, Suddenlink customers with digital receivers can find the VOD menu by tuning to Channel 1. In contrast, where PPV service is available, customers should be able to locate the PPV menu through their digital receiver’s interactive channel guide. Alternatively, if customers have trouble locating the PPV menu through the channel guide, they should be able to find it on one of the following channels, depending on where they receive service: 301, 500, 501, 621, 801, 811, 821 or 871.