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BONUS Streaming Saturday: Netflix Offline Viewing

Is Netflix’s new offline viewing function a case of give with one hand, take with the other? This Wednesday, the streaming giant announced an option to its mobile app that allows viewers to download movies and…


STREAMING SATURDAY: Superhero Series and Shows

What is it with superhero movies and series these days? Whether fans of Marvel or the DC Universe, everyone’s talking about their favorite superhero shows. It’s as if my entire TV set has turned into a…


STREAMING SATURDAY: Is Netflix Slipping?

As the streaming services continue to battle for market share, it appears that the crown has begun to slip from Netflix’s head. While Netflix remains the most popular streaming service, its position has been on…


STREAMING SATURDAY: Amazon’s Goliath

Goliath is Amazon Prime Video’s latest original series and the current streaming favorite at Casa del Buckler. Goliath stars Billy Bob Thornton as Billy McBride. Once a well-respected attorney, McBride now is a boozy shadow of his…


STREAMING SATURDAY: Netflix November Gets Dark

Netflix has posted its November releases, which are highlighted (lowlighted?) by at least three films that set a rather dark tone. While October is known for terrifying and frightening films, November is slated to be…


STREAMING SATURDAY: Top 10 Streaming Services

When it comes to streaming services, Netflix is the No. 1 among the top 10 subscription-based streaming services in the U.S. Netflix has the most paid subscribers of all over-the-top (OTT) video services, according to…


STREAMING SATURDAY: Amazon Bringing Back Bosch

The Amazon original series Bosch is returning and I’m a big fan, but I’m mainly posting this to get under Stuart Sweet’s skin. Amazon recently announced a fourth season for Bosch, it’s original detective series based upon the…


Streaming Saturday: Netflix Sale and Other Rumors

Netflix is for sale, and the company soon will launch a download-to-go option for its customers. These are the two recent rumors surrounding the streaming service. Netflix is for sale. At least that’s what people…




STREAMING SATURDAY: The “real” Emmy Winners

Oh, Buckler, you just don’t get it. My esteemed colleague, deskbound and cranky for having been left behind to mind the blog last week, wants you to think that streaming services won big at the Emmys. He…


Streaming Saturday: Netflix, Amazon Win Emmy Awards

Streaming services Netflix and Amazon won 15 and nine Emmy Awards, respectively. Could this be a sign of the supremacy of streaming in the entertainment world? Whether it took home the win or was honored with…