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Posted Friday 11/16/18 at 6:23PM EST
The Criterion Channel to succeed Filmstruck
Source: The A.V. Club
It's not clear how similar The Criterion Channel streaming service, launching next year, will be to Filmstruck, which was a partnership between Turner Classic Movies and Criterion. According to a press release, "the Criterion Channel will be picking up where the old service left off, programming director spotlights and actor retrospectives featuring major Hollywood and international classics and hard-to-find discoveries from around the world, complete with special features like commentaries, behind-the-scenes footage, and original documentaries."
Posted Friday 10/26/18 at 1:44PM EDT
FilmStuck is shutting down
Source: The Verge
WarnerMedia plans to end the popular independent film streaming service, a partnership of Turner Classic Movies and The Criterion Collection, two years after it launched. FilmStruck will formally shut down on Nov. 29.
Posted Friday 3/02/18 at 2:13PM EST
Turner Classic Movies adds two new full-time hosts
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
Ben Mankiewicz will remain as primetime host, but he'll be joined by Filmstruck streaming service host Alicia Malone and TCM guest-host Dave Karger.