Netflix ha annunciato l’arrivo anche in Italia per ottobre. Con una nota del gruppo spiega che “quest’autunno, gli utenti di internet saranno in grado di iscriversi a Netflix e vedere un’ampia selezione di serie Tv e film in alta definizione e anche contenuti in ultra Hd 4k”.
Tra le serie subito disponibili ci saranno Sense8, Bloodline, Grace and Frankie e contenuti per bambini. Tra le serie in programma ci sono Narcos, prodotta dalla stessa Netflix, Club de Cuervos e Jessica Jones, la serie Marvel, trasmessa in esclusiva. I contenuti saranno disponibili doppiati e sottotitolati, precisa il gruppo.
Netflix, lanciato nel 2007 negli Stati Uniti inizialmente come abbonamento home video postale, ha oggi 62 milioni di abbonati in 50 paesi. La sede europea è in Olanda.
Il servizio si caratterizza per l’assenza di pubblicità e di un abbonamento fisso mensile.
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AMSTERDAM, 6 June 2015 – Netflix Inc., the worlds leading Internet TV network, announced today that it will arrive in Italy in October 2015.
This autumn, Internet users in Italy will be able to subscribe to Netflix and instantly watch a broad selection of TV series and movies in high-definition or even Ultra HD 4K on nearly any Internet-connected screen.
At launch, the Netflix offering will include such original series as Marvel’s Daredevil, Sense8, Bloodline, Grace and Frankie, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and Marco Polo and critically acclaimed documentaries Virunga, Mission Blue and docuseries Chef’s Table as well as various stand-up comedy specials. Additionally, younger viewers will find a wide selection of programming for kids. Netflix is fully localized, offering Italian subtitles and dubbing.
Viewers will continuously be offered new titles. Among the shows scheduled for launch later this year are Netflix Original series Narcos, telling the story of the drug trade and Pablo Escobar’s cartel, and Club de Cuervos, a comedy around a family feud after the owner of a professional soccer team dies, as well as Marvels Jessica Jones, the second of four Marvel series that will be available exclusively on Netflix, leading up to the mini-series event The Defenders, which reunites characters from the previous four.
Netflix members can also look forward to the first Netflix Original feature films, with announced titles including Beasts of No Nation, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon The Green Legend, Jadotville and The Ridiculous 6.
Since launching its streaming service in 2007, Netflix has put consumers in charge of when and how they enjoy their entertainment. Members can play, pause and resume watching series and films across devices, always without commercials or commitments. Using the unique Netflix recommendation engine, each member is presented a personalized list of titles to enjoy.
It’s easy to sign up for a one-month free trial and cancel anytime. Netflix will be available at launch on smart TVs, tablets and smartphones, computers and a range of Internet-capable game consoles and set-top boxes. Additional details on pricing, programming and supported devices will be available at a later date.
People interested to be alerted when Netflix is available can submit their e-mail address at www.netflix.com.
Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 62 million members in over 50 countries enjoying more than 100 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.