How Netflix, torrents and watching box sets has changed the way TV series are made

In the past, we had little option but to wait for ‘next week’s instalment’ to continue our viewing process of a favourite TV series. Now, in many cases, we can watch an entire series back-to-back. How has this changed the nature of the narrative and the need for the cliffhanger ending to bring the viewer back a week later and, at the end of a season, a year later?

  • A more succinct title would be effective here: Bingewatching: How Netflix and torrents are changing the way TV series are made – Munjeera 5 years ago

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