Amazon Prime gets season one of "Hannibal"

With the season two premiere of "Hannibal" weeks away on NBC, Amazon Prime (Nasdaq: AMZN) customers are now able to stream the entire first season online. Maybe NBC and Amazon are trying to recapture some of the catch-up TV magic that Netflix (Nadsaq: NFLX) and AMC found with older episodes of "Breaking Bad." In that case, ratings for later seasons of the show grew as viewers got to know the series online. Amazon bought the rights to the show in May through a deal with Comcast's (Nasdaq: CMCSA) NBCUniversal division. Read more

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