Is it me, or does Netflix suck?

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  1. FSFN

    FSFN Well-Known Member

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    Most of the movies are 15-20 years old, the newer movies suck, the good movies on there I've already seen multiple times, no new releases...

    Is it just me?
     
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    It's $7.99. What do you expect?
     
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    Mojopin Resplendent in his frock

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    I gave it a shot once. Not impressed.
     
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    StRyDeRxX Bling Bling Gold

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    Netflix original content is great. Check it out.
     
  5. John Mahlin

    John Mahlin These go to eleven Gold

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    It has all of "Breaking Bad". Worth every penny.
     
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    TV selection is decent ...OK.

    Movies suck.
     
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    Netflix used to be awesome - then mail service went from 1-2 day delivery to a week and the streaming service went from having almost everything to almost nothing. I cancelled early last year - I briefly had the service again as a gift, but cancelled that too. It's just not worth it.

    And they don't plan on adding more titles - they want to be the new HBO rather than a Prime.
     
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    i use it for binge watching tv shows i have missed. check out house of cards or orange is the new black both netflix exclusives. house of cards is up there with breaking bad imo.
     
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    it blows and is virtually the same as Amazon prime video. I wasted a $100 on that for the year.
     
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    hemlock grove is decent too.
     
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    anyone know if amazon prime is any good? was thinking about getting it through my playstation since I dumped cable.
     
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    so, its basically the same shitty service?
     
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    cia212 Well-Known Member VIP

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    Do you automatically get the free 2 day delivery with a video Prime membership?
     
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    yeah, and video, music & ebooks
     
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    The Snork VIP Extreme Gold

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    What? No Porn?
     
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    Netflix is best for watching television shows. If you haven't watched tv series like Breaking Bad or the Walking Dead, the $7.99 price is worth it just for those 2 programs alone.

    Netflix orignal shows are surprisingly very good too. I didn't like House of Cards but Orange is the new Black and a new cartoon called Bojack Horseman are both very, very good.

    As far as movies goes, it can be real slim pickings. I'll find a couple I don't mind watching a month, but it seems like none of the good movies are on there. And recent releases are almost non-existent.

    I share my plan with a family member so for $4/month, it's hard to complain. I definitely get my money's worth.

    I wish they offered an upgraded membership option for better movies. Or what about porn, lol? I wouldn't mind at least a few cinemax-type of shows :)
     
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    Check out Couch Tuner.com It's free and most of the shows are available on the same night they are on regular television.
     
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  20. boognishstern

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    I've resorted to torrents & a media server for the past couple years
     
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