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WATCH: 'To All The Boys: PS I Still Love You' final trailer

Jan 23, 2020 - 1:02 PM

Things are not all rosy in Covinsky-land...

PS I STILL LOVE YOU. Lana Condor and Noah Centineo return as Lara Jean Covey and Peter Kavinsky in the sequel to the hit film 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before.' Photo by Bettina Strauss/ Netflix

Studio Ghibli's 'My Neighbor Totoro,' 'Spirited Away,' 'The Wind Rises' to stream on Netflix

Jan 20, 2020 - 3:00 PM

The deal means 21 features from the world-renowned studio will be rolled out in Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East , Africa, and Latin America

STUDIO GHIBLI ON NETFLIX. The modern day classics will soon be available on the streaming platform. Photo courtesy of Netflix/Studiio Ghibli

WATCH: All hell breaks loose in 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' Part 3 trailer

Jan 17, 2020 - 12:22 PM

'Hell's under new management now'

ALL HAIL THE QUEEN. Sabrina Spellman takes over hell in 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' Part 3. Screenshot from

‘You’ is coming back for season 3

Jan 15, 2020 - 1:26 PM

The news comes after the launch of the second season on Netflix


Here's how you can catch Lana Condor and Noah Centineo in Manila

Jan 15, 2020 - 9:43 AM

They're coming over the day after Valentine's!

LJ AND PK IN MANILA. Lana Condor and Noah Centineo are coming to Manila. Photo courtesy of Netflix

FIRST LOOK: 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' Part 3

Jan 10, 2020 - 6:36 PM

The upcoming season of the teen horror series sees its heroine descending into the depths of hell

DEPTHS OF HELL. Sabrina Spellman makes it her mission to save her boyfriend Nicholas Scratch from being trapped in hell. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Brazil supreme court sides with Netflix over gay Jesus comedy removal

Jan 10, 2020 - 12:13 PM

'One cannot suppose that a humorous satire has the ability to weaken the values of the Christian faith,' Brazil's highest court says as it rejects a lower court's decision to remove the film from Netflix

Brazil judge removes Netflix comedy 'The First Temptation of Christ' featuring gay Jesus

Jan 09, 2020 - 6:06 PM

A judge in Brazil yanks the Netflix film after it draws strong criticism from conservative politicians, the church itself, and from evangelicals

WATCH: It’s going to be a messy, exciting season 2 for 'Sex Education'

Jan 08, 2020 - 12:01 PM

The show returns on January 17

NEW SEASON. The students of Moordale High return in season 2 of 'Sex Education.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

'Free Netflix,' chats with women used as lure in campaign for bill in India – reports

Jan 06, 2020 - 7:55 PM

Twitter users notice a growing number of what appear to be fake Indian accounts telling people to call a number supporting the Citizenship Amendment Act in exchange for free Netflix accounts or chats with lonely women

'6 Underground,' 'Eerie,' 'Miss Granny' among most popular 2019 Netflix releases in PH

Dec 30, 2019 - 12:08 PM

Which movie or series did you binge on in 2019?

EERIE. The Philippine-made thriller is among the most popular movies on Netflix in the Philippines. Screenshot from the movie trailer

WATCH: These lucky fans got to hug Henry Cavill

Dec 23, 2019 - 9:15 PM

We believe this merits a resounding 'sana all'

HENRY CAVILL. The actor attends a press conference in Manila on December 12. Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

Netflix stirs controversy with new Middle East thriller 'Messiah'

Dec 23, 2019 - 10:10 AM

'The show is provocative, but provocative isn't offensive,' 'Messiah' creator says about Netflix's recent show, which is about the coming of the Messiah in modern times

WATCH: The 'To All The Boys: PS I Still Love You' trailer is here

Dec 20, 2019 - 9:54 AM

There's a new boy in town – and he may be out to win Lara Jean Covey's heart

NEW BOY. John Ambrose McClaren and Lara Jean Covey get close in 'To All The Boys: PS I Love You.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

What you need to know about ‘The Witcher’ series, according to star Henry Cavill and showrunner Lauren Hissrich

Dec 20, 2019 - 9:26 AM

Henry Cavill and Lauren Hissrich speak about the show’s journey from the books, the video games, all the way to the first season of the show

THE WHITE WOLF. Henry Cavill is Geralt of Rivia, the titular ‘witcher’ of the new Netflix fantasy show. Photo by Katalin Vermes/courtesy of Netflix

‘Marriage Story’ review: Brave and poignant

Dec 17, 2019 - 12:13 PM

Marriage Story is a tremendous achievement

WATCH: Joe's back to pile on the creep in 'You' season 2 trailer

Dec 17, 2019 - 10:41 AM

'Is history repeating? Or will this time be the real thing? Joe’s just crazy enough to risk finding out.'

YOU. The new season premieres on December 26. Image courtesy of Netflix

Netflix flexes 'largest drone show' in PH to promote '6 Underground'

Dec 16, 2019 - 5:55 PM

Find out how you can catch #BayhemInTheSky here!

Photo courtesy of Netflix

Ultimate Bayhem in 6 Underground

Dec 14, 2019 - 4:52 PM

But for all the stupendous action sequences that director Michael Bay created for 6 Underground, the scenes without weapons, explosives, and flying kicks in this Netflix film are the ones that will haunt you

FIRST LOOK: 'To All The Boys: PS I Still Love You'

Dec 13, 2019 - 11:19 PM

Noah Centineo and Lana Condor return as the ever-adorable Team Covinsky, while Jordan Fisher joins the cast as John Ambrose

COVINSKY. Noah Centineo and Lana Condor are as cute as ever in the upcoming 'To All The Boys' sequel. Photo courtesy of Netflix

6 Underground’s ghosts aren’t eerie at all

Dec 13, 2019 - 5:32 PM

Ryan Reynolds leads a cast of supposedly dead people and they’re smart, cool, and witty in the new Michael Bay/Netflix original film

IN PHOTOS: Henry Cavill meets ‘The Witcher’ fans in Manila

Dec 13, 2019 - 11:44 AM

The actor is joined by showrunner Lauren Schmidt Hissrich

THE WHITE WOLF. Henry Cavill meets his fans in Manila. All photos by Paolo Abad/Rappler

Jo Koy to tape his next Netflix special in Manila

Dec 11, 2019 - 12:19 PM

...and Pinoy fans are invited!

JO KOY. The Filipino-American comedian takes stage for his Netflix special 'Comin' in Hot.' He is set to tape another show in Manila in January 2020. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Fun and action at Michael Bay's 6 Underground world premier

Dec 08, 2019 - 5:00 PM

Lead star Ryan Reynolds says the Netflix film is “the most Michael Bay movie in the history of Michael Bay”

WATCH: Joe is somebody else in new 'You' season 2 trailer

Dec 06, 2019 - 10:44 AM

What's in store for the charming but conniving Joe Goldberg, who is now in Los Angeles? Check out the newest trailer for 'You' season 2 here.

FIRST LOOK: Netflix's ‘Messiah’ trailer and photos

Dec 04, 2019 - 5:43 PM

What if the Messiah returned today?

MESSIAH. The upcoming series follows the story of a CIA officer investigating a mysterious man whose growing influence could dismantle the world's geopolitical order. Photo courtesy of Netflix

The kids are more than alright in Mikhail Red’s ‘Dead Kids’

Dec 01, 2019 - 1:51 PM

The first Philippine-made Netflix original has interesting things to say about Filipino youth

FIRST LOOK: 'Sex Education’ season 2

Nov 26, 2019 - 10:51 AM

Otis, Eric, Maeve, and the rest of the gang are back!

SEASON 2. Asa Butterfield and Ncuti Gatwa are back as best friends Otis and Eric in the second season of Netflix's 'Sex Education.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix makes deal to keep New York's Paris theater open

Nov 26, 2019 - 10:46 AM

One of New York's oldest single screen movie theaters is reopening to house Netflix special events and screenings

New queen of Christmas? Vanessa Hudgens stars in new Netflix holiday film

Nov 21, 2019 - 7:06 PM

In 'The Knight Before Christmas' Vanessa plays a school teacher who meets a time-travelling medieval knight in the new Christmas movie

HOLIDAY ROM-COM. Vanessa Hudgens and Josh Whitehouse star in 'The Knight Before Christmas.' Photo by Brooke Palmer/ Netflix

Actress Mo'Nique sues Netflix for gender and race pay discrimination

Nov 16, 2019 - 10:53 AM

The Oscar-winning actress alleges that Netflix offered her less money as a 'black woman' than the streaming platform did to 'white, male performers'

'Beverly Hills Cop' back after two decades in new Netflix sequel

Nov 15, 2019 - 12:43 PM

Netflix will produce the 4th sequel to the 25-year-old franchise 'Beverly Hills Cop,' with Eddie Murphy reprising his lead detective role

WATCH: Netflix drops 'Dead Kids' trailer

Nov 14, 2019 - 10:38 AM

It's the first Filipino-made Netflix original

Image courtesy of Netflix

Poland says Netflix Holocaust documentary 'rewrites history'

Nov 13, 2019 - 7:30 AM

'Netflix did not intend to offend anyone or compromise any values,' says a Netflix consultant in Poland

MISTAKE. A map featured in 'The Devil Next Door' documentary wrongly shows death camps built by Nazi Germany during World War II inside the borders of modern-day Poland that were established only after the end of the war. Screenshot from the trailer

Netflix's 'You' season 2 finally has a release date

Nov 12, 2019 - 11:10 AM

Are you ready for more Joe Goldberg?

'YOU' IS BACK. Season 2 drops on December 26. Photo courtesy of Netflix

'Dead Kids,' 'The Two Popes' to debut at Cinema One Originals Film Fest

Nov 06, 2019 - 2:37 PM

The two Netflix originals will be screened at the Cinema One Originals Film Fest that will run from November 13 to 17

DEAD KIDS. The movie, the first Filipino Netflix original, makes its premiere at the Cinema One Originals Film Festival. Image courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: ‘The Witcher’ debuts new main trailer

Nov 01, 2019 - 12:16 AM

The show debuts on Netflix on December 20

GERALT OF RIVIA. Henry Cavill stars in Netflix's upcoming show, 'The Witcher.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: Gloria Diaz, Debby Ryan, and Dallas Roberts on 'Insatiable' season 2

Oct 30, 2019 - 4:43 PM

The show's second season is out now on Netflix

INSATIABLE. Gloria Diaz, Debby Ryan, and Dallas Roberts star in the second season of the Netflix series. Rappler screenshot

Netflix confirms mobile-only testing of playback speed controls

Oct 29, 2019 - 6:27 PM

The additional controls allow mobile users to slow down or speed up Netflix programming being viewed. Its possible release, however, will depend on feedback from testing.

'Kingdom' returns for a second season in March 2020

Oct 25, 2019 - 5:41 PM

The zombie k-drama continues!

KINGDOM. The zombie k-drama is returning for a new season. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix looking at 'consumer-friendly ways' to limit password sharing

Oct 23, 2019 - 8:37 PM

The company is monitoring it but says it doesn't have any big plans yet

Netflix revs up growth as streaming TV war looms

Oct 17, 2019 - 3:11 PM

Netflix shows growth despite analyst warnings that new competitors such as Apple and Disney will slow things down for the streaming leader

NETFLIX. This file photo taken on April 19, 2018 shows the logo of the Netflix entertainment company, displayed on a tablet screen in Paris. Photo by Lionel Bonaventure/AFP

Netflix's 'Murder Mystery' gets a sequel

Oct 12, 2019 - 6:00 PM

Guess the case isn't closed just yet – A 'Murder Mystery 2' is in the works!

‘The End of the F***ing World’ is returning in November

Oct 09, 2019 - 6:47 PM

The second season of the hit dark comedy now has a premiere date

COMING BACK. Jessica Barden returns as Alyssa in 'The End of the F***ing World'. Screenshot from

MTRCB wants streaming platforms to adopt their rating system

Oct 07, 2019 - 7:11 PM

The board currently doesn't have jurisdiction over content broadcast over the internet

Netflix announces 4th season of hit show 'Stranger Things'

Oct 01, 2019 - 9:03 AM

The third season smashed the platform's global viewing records in July when 40.7 million accounts viewed it in its first 4 days of airing

Martin Scorsese and Netflix unveil ambitious new film 'The Irishman'

Sep 28, 2019 - 4:31 PM

The film marks Scorsese's return to the gangster movie genre

THE IRISHMAN. Joe Pesci and Robert De Niro star in Martin Scorsese's upcoming film. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Netflix’s 'BoJack Horseman' comes to an end

Sep 28, 2019 - 10:48 AM

The adult animated drama-comedy's upcoming 6th season will be its last

LOOK: Gloria Diaz makes quite an entrance on 'Insatiable' season 2

Sep 25, 2019 - 1:17 PM

The pageant icon guest stars on the upcoming season of the Netflix show

MISS UNIVERSE. Gloria Diaz guest stars on the upcoming season of 'Insatiable.' Photo courtesy of Netflix