Last Chance to Catch These Five VOD Titles

The clock is ticking on five Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD) titles.

The rental window closes today on horror-comedy “Dark Shadows.”  Other title promotions set to soon expire include: romantic comedy “Hope Springs” (March 4); “Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Witness Protection” (March 7); “Marvel’s The Avengers” (March 10); and horror thriller “Chernobyl Diaries” (March 15).

Where Suddenlink VOD is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the VOD menu.

ESPN2 Airing Bassmaster Classic This Weekend

Most fishing fans know who won the 2013 world championship of bass fishing held last weekend on Tulsa, Okla.’s Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees, but this weekend they’ll get to see all the action on ESPN2. Five hours of Bassmaster Classic coverage begins tomorrow (8 a.m. CT) with the first day’s competition. Coverage will conclude Sunday (9 p.m. CT) with four hours of day two action and the crowning of the champion.

ESPN2 and ESPN are available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Characters Unite Nominations Due March 15

 

The nomination period for USA Network’s Characters Unite Awards runs through March 15. Suddenlink is again partnering with USA Network for the third annual awards, which are part of the network’s ongoing public affairs campaign to address social injustices and bridge cultural divides. The program recognizes extraordinary individuals who have made significant and lasting efforts to champion civil and human rights in their communities.

Entries, including a maximum 500-word essay on how the nominee meets the criteria of character, impact and influence, can be submitted online.

Affleck, Terrio Talk ‘Argo’

“Argo” writer Chris Terrio and director/producer/star Ben Affleck sat down with online entertainment website The Wrap to discuss key scenes from both the writer’s and director’s points of view.

If you haven’t yet seen “Argo,” which is now available on Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD), be warned that the interview includes some spoilers.

Maryville, Mo., Gets Video on Demand Service

Starting today, our customers in Maryville, Mo., who have Suddenlink digital receivers, can enjoy Video on Demand (VOD) service, available on Channel 1. VOD features thousands of viewing choices, many of them in high-definition (HD) format, including movies, sports, news, music and popular cable-network shows. More than a third of the Suddenlink VOD library is free. The rest is available for either a per-view charge or monthly subscription. Viewers can order titles via remote control at any time.

‘Duck Dynasty’ Returns Tonight

It’s duck blind maintenance time and the waterline is low, thanks to the handiwork of Phil Robertson’s arch-nemesis, the beaver.

Tune in tonight (9 p.m. CT) for the season premiere of A&E’s most popular series, “Duck Dynasty,” to find out if Phil and the Robertson men defeat the pesky vermin. The series features a Louisiana bayou family living the American dream as they operate a thriving duck call business while staying true to their family values and lifestyle.

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

“Psych” Season Seven Starts Tonight

Psych” returns for its seventh season tonight at 9 p.m. CT on USA Network. James Roday stars as faux psychic Shawn Spencer and Dulé Hill as best friend Burton “Gus” Guster.  The comedy-drama follows the pair’s adventures as they help the Santa Barbara Police Department solve cases.

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

Blizzard Update

Suddenlink crews began surveying storm damage immediately after blizzards hit several Midwestern communities in the company’s Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri service areas. Our crews are initiating repairs as soon as they are cleared to do so by local power-company officials.

In affected areas, Suddenlink’s main technical facilities continued to operate and virtually all customers continued receiving service in their homes throughout the storms and their immediate aftermath. At this hour, Enid, Okla., continues to have the most customers affected by commercial power outages. As of 4 p.m. Central Time, the power company in Enid had restored electrical service to an estimated 65 percent of our customers.

If your home has electrical power, but does not have other services, please contact us toll-free at 888-822-5151. Lines or equipment connected to your home may have been damaged by downed trees, tree limbs, or other storm-related factors, and we will diligently and steadily work to address those situations.

New on Suddenlink VOD: ‘The Master’

 

Drama film “The Master” is now available through Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD).

A WWII veteran arrives home from war uncertain of his future until he meets a charismatic intellectual known as ‘The Master.’ Philip Seymour Hoffman, Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams and Laura Dern star. Hoffman, Phoenix and Adams were nominated for Academy Awards.

Where Suddenlink VOD is available, check out this and other titles by going to Channel 1. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the VOD menu.