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What to watch on Independence Day

This Fourth of July holiday, nothing could be more patriotic than kickin’ the tires and lighting the fires with Maverick, Goose and Iceman as they defend America by bathing in hair gel and flying F-16s upside down over hostile territory. … Continue reading

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Roku Review: Argo

Hi, I’m Eric Lachter, Roku Brand Guy and Lover of CIA Movies. ‘Argo’ won Best Picture at the Oscars, and it had me on the edge of my seat from beginning to end. The film is based on a true, recently declassified story about … Continue reading

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Roku Review: House of Cards

Hi, I’m Eric Lachter, Roku Marketing Director and Lover of Great Shows and Movies. This week I watched ‘House of Cards,’ a brand new Netflix original series, on my Roku. I wasn’t sure what to expect, but David Fincher (Fight Club) delivers a … Continue reading

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Roku Review: Friends with Kids

Hi, I’m Eric Lachter, Marketing Director and guy who streams great movies on Roku. This weekend I watched a new release on Amazon Instant Video called “Friends with Kids.” It follows an entertaining group of thirty-something-year-old couples as they adjust to … Continue reading

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Roku Review: The Weight of the Nation

Hi, I’m Eric Lachter, Marketing Director and guy who streams great movies on Roku. This week I watched the documentary “The Weight of the Nation” on HBO GO (authenticated via my cable service) with my Roku. Food and health are controversial … Continue reading

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Roku Review: Rango

Hi, I’m Eric Lachter, Marketing Director and guy who streams great movies on Roku. This weekend, my daughter and I watched Rango on Netflix with our Roku - we highly recommend it. Rango packs action, romance (thanks Isla Fisher), and comedy into a tightly … Continue reading

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Roku Review: We Bought a Zoo

Hi! I’m Eric Lachter, Director of Marketing and Guy that Streams Great Movies on Roku.  Last night I watched We Bought a Zoo on Amazon Instant Video with my kids. It fits right into the “movies adults and kids can … Continue reading

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Roku Review: Limitless

Hi, Eric here, Roku marketing and streaming guy with a movie review from Netflix.  This time, I’m doing a super dude macho flick called “Limitless.” Limitless is like a guys weekend in Las Vegas.  It’s a guilty pleasure.  And you … Continue reading

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Roku Review: The Red Balloon

Hi! I’m Eric Lachter, Director of Marketing and Guy that Streams Great Movies on Roku. I thought today would be a good day to follow up with another Roku staff favorite. Last night my eight year old Liza and I watched … Continue reading

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Roku Review: Hugo

Hi! I’m Eric Lachter, Director of Marketing and Guy that Streams Great Movies on Roku. I thought today would be a good day for an ad-hoc review.  The movie Hugo is fantastic and now available on Roku on the Amazon Instant … Continue reading

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