Instant Video Spotlight: Editor’s Picks For Offbeat, Cliche-Free Rom-Coms

In general, I am not a fan of the Romantic Comedy genre of films. Taken as a group, I find them to be too predictable, too pat, and filled with too many cliches and coincidences to be remotely believable or relatable. But every now and then, an exceptional gem comes along to buck the trend … Read more

Announcing Our New, Categorized, Sortable Instant Video and Kindle Newsstand Lists!

If you check above this post, you may notice there are two new items in the Find Fire Content menu ribbon: Videos and Newsstand. Video Lists Under Videos you’ll find sortable, categorized lists of Movies and TV programming, including lists showing only free videos and lists showing only Prime videos. You can sort the lists … Read more

Time To Vote For Amazon’s Weekly Digital Deals!

It’s Wednesday, and you know what that means: time to vote for your picks in this week’s Amazon Digital Deals matchup! The items in each category that receive the most votes will be offered at a discount next weekend: $1.99 to buy the winning Kindle book, $1.99 to download the winning videogame (PC/console versions), $1.99 … Read more

Editor’s Instant Video Picks: Tucker & Dale vs. Evil, Attack the Block

If you’re a fan of the comedy-horror genre (Shaun of the Dead, Zombieland) then you’re in for a treat with the hilarious Tucker & Dale vs. Evil. Tucker and Dale aren’t the sharpest tools in the shed, but they’re a decent couple of small town guys looking to spend a peaceful weekend starting to fix up the … Read more

Bargain Alert: Amazon Instant Video Deal of the Day – Rent The Rum Diary For 99 Cents, Today Only

Looking for an alternative to all the playoff sports programming on TV? Tired of the re-run doldrums on your favorite shows? An Instant Video movie night may be just the ticket for you. Today only, Amazon is offering the Instant Video rental of The Rum Diary for 99 cents. From Amazon: Based on the novel by … Read more

Instant Video Spotlight – Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol

Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol has been simultaneously released on DVD ($15.49), Blu-ray + DVD + digital copy combo pack ($19.99), instant streaming rental ($3.99) and digital download ($14.99)! From IMDB: The IMF is shut down when it’s implicated in the bombing of the Kremlin, causing Ethan Hunt and his new team to go rogue to clear their organization’s … Read more

Amazon Weekly Digital Deals: The Winners!

This week’s Amazon Weekly Digital Deals have been announced. The winning movie is being offered as a $1.99 Instant Video rental through the weekend, the winning videogame download and Kindle book are priced at $1.99 through the weekend, and the winning MP3 album is priced at $5 through the weekend: In movies, it’s I Am Legend. The … Read more

Amazon Digital Deals: Voting Is Open!

It’s Thursday, and that means it’s time to vote for this week’s Amazon Digital Deals. We introduced this new Amazon feature last week, and here’s how it works: Each week’s candidates are posted on Amazon for voting to open on Thursdays, and voting closes the following Wednesday at midnight (PST). The product that has received … Read more

Instant Video Bargain Alert: Own Digital Copies Of Harry Potter 1-6 For $4.99 Each!

Harry Potter Fans: Remember when the first four or so Harry Potter films were first released on DVD, before it was commonplace for movie distributors to offer a DVD + Digital Copy bundle? And remember how annoyed you were to find, a year or more after you’d purchased those initial-release DVDs, re-releases of the DVDs were being … Read more