Starz is a premium package by Dish Network, which brings you original series and blockbuster movies. The package contains 8 premium channels at $10 monthly subscription price. The channels included are Starz, Starz Encore, Starz West, Starz Edge, Starz Cinema, Starz Comedy, Starz in Black, and Starz Kid and Family. Here are some featured shows and movies in the Starz package.
This is a crime series, which tells the story of a man who leads a double life. James St. Patrick (played by Omari Hardwick) is the owner of a popular nightclub ‘Truth’ in New York, and he is also involved in one of the biggest illegal network of drugs and is nicknamed as “Ghost”. Everything changes when he decides to leave the drug network and lead a normal life.
The drama series is based on the time-travel novels by Diana Gabaldon. Caitriona Balfe plays the lead character, Claire Randall, who is a nurse in 1945. Claire is transported back to Scotland in 1743, were she meets a Highland warrior and gets involved in Jacobite risings.
It is an adventure series, and is actually a prequel to the famous novel “Treasure Islands” by Robert Louis Stevenson. The show is set during the Golden Age of Piracy, when the Maritime trade in the New Providence Island was threatened by the pirates. Every nation declares them as enemies of mankind, and in response, pirates decide to go to war against the world. Toby Stephens plays the lead as the captain of the pirates.
Ash vs Evil Dead
This is a horror series set about 30 years after the first three Evil Dead movies. Ash works as a sales clerk, trying to forget the terrors of demons he encountered in the past. But he accidently releases the Kandarian Demon again, and is forced to resume his former demon-fighting self to save the world.
Concussion is a sports thriller film about a Nigerian forensic neuropathologist fighting against the National Football League to let the world know about the truth on brain degeneration suffered by professional football players. Will Smith delivers a spectacular performance playing the lead character Dr. Bennet Omalu.
The Good Dinosaur
This animated adventure comedy film is set on a fictional Earth where dinosaurs are not extinct. It tells the story of a dinosaur named Arlo, befriending a human child. The film was released by Walt Disney Pictures in 2015, and stood as one of the most highest grossing animated movies of the year.