updated 06:24 am EDT, Wed September 11, 2013
Disney promoting The Little Mermaid in cinemas with iPad games
Disney is encouraging families to take an iPad along with them to the cinema, in an attempt to promote a re-release of one of its classic movies. The Little Mermaid Second Screen Live, appearing in select cinemas, will let viewers download an app that triggers games and various other interactive elements at specific stages of the film, according to an advertisement spotted by Slashfilm.
Netflix starts offering streaming service in the Netherlands
Netflix has expanded its movie and TV show streaming service in Europe, this time launching in the Netherlands. As well as providing a collection of popular movies and TV shows to watch, as well as Netflix Originals, the service will also show programming in Dutch, including Alles is Liefde, Hans Teeuwen's Spiksplinter, and Kikkerdril. After the one-month free trial, Netflix will cost €7.99 ($10.60) per month in the country.