October 2014

10 Halloween Movies That Will Scare Your Pants Off

Halloween is right around the corner and we’ve got your fill of the creepiest, most chill-inducing movies to make fright night a success.

From hair-raising classics to indie favorites to blockbuster thrillers, you won’t want to miss the Spooky Movies channel on Flipps for your very own Halloween movie marathon. Whether you’re snuggled up with a loved one or plan to brave the thrill alone, Flipps makes it easy to pick your poison and stream it instantly on the big screen TV. Oh and whatever you do, do not – for any reason – go into the basement.

1. The Sacred (Osiris Entertainment)
A young girl bravely travels up to her dead Aunt’s cabin for creative inspiration. Marie gets more than she bargained for when she soon realizes she is not alone. Confronted by evil spirits, she is forced to fight for her life.

2. House of Wax (Wibi)
A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.

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3. The Brain that Wouldn’t Die (Film Chest)
A doctor experimenting with transplant techniques keeps his girlfriend’s head alive when she is decapitated in a car crash, then goes hunting for a new body.

4. Friday the 13th (Wibi)
Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child’s drowning.

5. Strange Things Happen at Sundown (Viewster)
This is the story of a group of people, suddenly turned into vampires, and carving a path of blood and mayhem throughout New York City. Slowly, they lose their grip on reality, and turn into an army of anti-social, psychopathic misfits; and surely, they turn on each other.

6. Tomb of Torture (Gordon Films)
Count Dracula and the Wolf Man seek a cure for their afflictions; a hunchbacked woman, a mad scientist and the Frankenstein monster have their own troubles.

7. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Film Chest)
Dr. Jekyll faces horrible consequences when he lets his dark side run wild with a potion that changes him into the animalistic Mr. Hyde.

8. Gothika (Wibi)
A repressed female psychiatrist wakes up as a patient in the asylum where she worked with no memory of why she is there and what she has done.

Gothika Poster

9. Halloween 2 (Wibi)
Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael’s deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.

10. The Killing Jar (Osiris Entertainment)
Forgotten nightmares and a horrifying murder in Michael Sanford’s (Brett Cullen) picturesque hometown, blur in this explosive suspense thriller. Fragments of Michael’s shattered memory rip apart his life as he tries to piece together the clues to a brutal murder he stands accused of.

Stream and scream, ladies and gents.

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Exclusive celebrity interviews from Sway’s Universe – now on your TV

We’re proud to deliver video interviews and celebrity exclusives from acclaimed radio host, record producer, and TV personality, Sway Calloway on Flipps. You may know him from years of memorable interviews at MTV or this controversial interview with Kanye West that went viral. Either way, the hottest video exclusives with the legendary radio host are now instantly available on the big-screen TV.

The new Sway’s Universe channel on Flipps is featured in the Entertainment category. Sway fans can now stream “Sway In The Morning” and other video content on the big-screen TV without any extra hardware or setup. It’s stunningly easy to browse exclusive interviews, new music, celebrity features, and album previews featuring Sway and guests right on your phone. Pick a video and stream it to your connected TV instantly. The app acts as a touchscreen TV remote control, eliminating the need for cables, boxes, remotes and providing a streamlined big-screen TV experience.

Calloway is widely known for the historic “Wake Up Show” with partner King Tech which airs weekly on SiriusXM Shade 45. He is a staple at MTV where he has interviewed notable individuals like President Barak Obama, Bono, Eminem, Macklemore, Beyonce and created memorable programming like the “All Eyez” series and hosted timeless shows such as the MTV VMAs pre-show, “My Block,” “Rap Fix,” and most recently MTV2’s “Off the Bat.”

“Partnering with Flipps gives us the opportunity to expand our audience by utilizing their unique technology. Reaching this new audience rounds out the Sway’s Universe portfolio of media offerings,” said Reggie Hudson, Director of Brand Partnerships at Sway’s Universe.

Get the scoop on the latest celeb and music news and stream it all on TV with just your iOS or Android device.

Sway on Flipps

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‘The Affair’ Series Premiere Streams on Flipps Before Airing on Showtime

In collaboration with Showtime, Flipps is thrilled to present the series premiere of the most anticipated show of the season – The Affair. The sizzling new drama premieres this Sunday, October 12 at 10PM on Showtime. But for those of you who can’t wait till the weekend, the pilot is available for streaming on TV, free – with the Flipps app.

The Affair tells the story of a complicated and emotionally-charged extramarital affair between Noah (Dominic West), a teacher, and Alison (Ruth Wilson), a married waitress. The show, which focuses on the couple’s time apart and their time together, is told in flashbacks that they recount separately to an investigator who is examining a (yet unrevealed) crime. The shifting perspectives reveal how two people can see the same events in vastly different ways.

Watch the drama unfold now in this provocative new series. Stream The Affair on the big-screen TV, free from the Showtime Series channel.

Psst – missed the two-part season 4 premiere of Homeland last night? Catch Episodes 1 and 2 on demand with Flipps whenever you like.

The Affair on Flipps

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