Netflix is taking display leisure by storm. Awards ceremonies are being eaten up by the unique content material the streaming service is creating. The network has created a number of acclaimed unique tv exhibits, together with House Of Cards, Orange Is The New Black, and Bojack Horseman.
The streaming service additionally revived a lot-liked sitcom Arrested Development for a brand new full season in addition to streaming the unique three around the globe.
Netflix is now shifting into cinema and has announced its first film. Netflix is engaged on a sequel to the 2000 movie Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon after making a cope with the Weinstein Company.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend will premiere on August 28 2015 within the US on Netflix providers in addition to in IMAX film theatres. The theatrical distribution of the movie can be unique to IMAX screens and it’s not clear what number of might be obtainable.
Netflix is hoping for a very good end result with the IMAX launch in China because the service is presently unavailable within the nation.
"The film going expertise is evolving shortly and profoundly, and Netflix is certainly on the forefront of that motion," stated movie producer Harvey Weinstein.
The unique movie, directed by Ang Lee, turned the very best-grossing overseas-language movie in American historical past. It gained 4 Academy Awards and was nominated for an additional six together with Best Picture.
Ang Lee is just not returning to direct the sequel, this time it’ll be Yuen Wo-Ping, and filming has already begun in New Zealand. The storyline will comply with the sequel to the unique ebook written by Wang Du Lu.
The conventional mannequin of a movie being launched within the cinema and 6 months later arriving on residence leisure media is about to vary as Netflix goals to tackle the large weapons in Hollywood. This might get fascinating.