VOD Collection Salutes Independence Day

Celebrate Independence Day with a collection of patriotic films, now on Suddenlink Video on Demand (VOD). This special assortment is available through July 31 and includes popular titles like “The Hurt Locker,” “Independence Day,” and “Black Hawk Down.”

Where Suddenlink VOD is available, check out these and other titles by going to Channel 1. To view the collection, go to “Movies & Events,” “Special Features,” “Independence Day.” A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the VOD menu.

History to Air ‘America: The Story of Us’

america_story_of_usIn honor of Independence Day, the History channel will air “America: The Story of Us” on Friday, July 4. The epic 12-hour television event, which originally premiered in 2010, tells the extraordinary story of how America was invented. Tune in to the marathon between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT.

“America: The Story of Us” presents a comprehensive telling of our country’s history, featuring CGI animation, dramatic recreations and insights from respected artists, business leaders, academics and intellectuals.

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

Charleston Wins ‘Red, White & You’ Sweepstakes

Red, White and YouA Charleston, W.Va., resident’s entry in the “Red, White & You” Sweepstakes has earned her city an expanded Independence Day fireworks display, courtesy of cable network Destination America  and Suddenlink.

Launched in March, the “Red, White & You” contest invited people nationwide to share why their community deserved an all-American, spectacular July 4 celebration. Charleston resident Jama Jarrett’s entry, which described Charleston as a “capital city with small town charm,” won the sweepstakes.

The fireworks display, to be held at 9:30 p.m. at Haddad Riverfront Park, will follow Charleston’s “Live on the Levee” concert series.

Thank you to everyone who entered.

2014 FIFA World Cup On Demand

2014FIFAWorldCupProgramming from the FIFA World Cup, soccer’s ultimate event, is now available through Suddenlink On Demand.

Suddenlink customers now have access to the 2014 FIFA World Cup opening ceremonies and select matches. Bonus features from ESPN and Univision are also available.

Where Suddenlink On Demand is available, go to Channel 1 and select 2014 FIFA World Cup or Free!/Sports/2014 FIFA World Cup. A Suddenlink digital receiver is required to access the On Demand menu.

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 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.