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Netflix's 'Lilyhammer' Canceled After Three Seasons

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The UK sci-fi series "Utopia" season 1 is scheduled to arrive tomorrow on Netflix. It's an outstanding series and really didn't need a remake by HBO even with David Fincher. The HBO version is now in trouble.
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The UK sci-fi series "Utopia" season 1 is scheduled to arrive tomorrow on Netflix. It's an outstanding series and really didn't need a remake by HBO even with David Fincher. The HBO version is now in trouble.
Just checked and found that Utopia is not available on Netflix, at least not yet.
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"These Final Hours" ... pretty good Australian pre-Apocalypse story .. not a big budget film, but none the less, worth a watch, IMO ..
http://www.netflix.com/title/80022817


"An Honest Liar" .. a well done documentary on "The Amazing Randy" .. who has always held a strange fascination for me, anyway ..
http://www.netflix.com/title/80005195

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Just checked and found that Utopia is not available on Netflix, at least not yet.
It was on a lot of the lists posted online. The first I looked at was out of the UK and for UK Netflix but I also found it on US lists. Sometimes they release later in the day. This often has been the case with their "we've just added a title you might like" emails I get because the title wasn't there when I checked earlier in the day. They've got some splainin' to do if it doesn't show up and not just to me a lot of Utopia fans mentioned it was to arrive at Netflix today.

I watched "The Wrecking Crew" last night which is a documentary I've been waiting to see arrive on Netflix. Superb documentary about the group of studio musicians who played on many of the music hits out of Hollywood in the 60s and 70s. I was a studio musician myself so it was of particular interest.
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I watched "The Wrecking Crew" last night which is a documentary I've been waiting to see arrive on Netflix. Superb documentary about the group of studio musicians who played on many of the music hits out of Hollywood in the 60s and 70s. I was a studio musician myself so it was of particular interest.

Thanks for that .. I've been waiting for it as well .. it's probably been mentioned, but "Muscle Shoals", "The Last Waltz" and "History of the Eagles" are quite good as well ..

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I'll have to get the BD of "The Wrecking Company" because those tracks sound so much better on good speakers even with Netflix's limited DD+ bitrate than they ever did on AM radio.

PC Magazine listing for August Netflix has Utopia for today:
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2488654,00.asp

So does CNET:
http://www.cnet.com/news/netpicks-ev...or-august-2015

Vulture:
http://www.vulture.com/2015/07/whats...gust-2015.html

I have the BD. The no region BD (since two were released) is the two disc one.
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I'll have to get the BD of "The Wrecking Company" because those tracks sound so much better on good speakers even with Netflix's limited DD+ bitrate than they ever did on AM radio.

PC Magazine listing for August Netflix has Utopia for today:
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2488654,00.asp

So does CNET:
http://www.cnet.com/news/netpicks-ev...or-august-2015

Vulture:
http://www.vulture.com/2015/07/whats...gust-2015.html

I have the BD. The no region BD (since two were released) is the two disc one.
As of 4:15 PM CDT the Netflix search function still didn't turn Utopia up. Instead, it listed six titles under the heading, "Titles related to Utopia." Don't know why Netflix hasn't added it but its clear they haven't done it yet.
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Any UK Netflix members here who can check if they have it? Or maybe check via VPN?

I also have noticed Netflix has a way of hiding new titles as if they fear if it's listed right away everyone will jump on it and cause some problems. That might be true with Utopia.
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Any UK Netflix members here who can check if they have it? Or maybe check via VPN?

I also have noticed Netflix has a way of hiding new titles as if they fear if it's listed right away everyone will jump on it and cause some problems. That might be true with Utopia.

moreflicks.com says that it's available in the UK, Ireland, Belgium, Luxembourg and Netherlands regions.

EDIT: Changing my region reveals that it does not seem to be available in either the UK or Ireland regions, though it is available in the others (season 1 only).

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I watched "The Wrecking Crew" last night which is a documentary I've been waiting to see arrive on Netflix. Superb documentary about the group of studio musicians who played on many of the music hits out of Hollywood in the 60s and 70s. I was a studio musician myself so it was of particular interest.
Highly recommend it for music lovers.
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