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They just don’t make movies like they used to. Seriously. 1992 isn’t generally regarded as a landmark year for cinema but you’d be wrong to dismiss it. The films are still very much part of the culture, starting with Quentin Tarantino’s directorial debut and A Few Good Men.
The streaming giant is front loading their monthly content infusion to take advantage of the holiday weekend and is banking hard on nostalgia with several 80s and 90s childhood staples.
With award-winning stalwarts and exciting new shows, Netflix is back in June to continue their campaign to fulfill everyone’s entertainment needs. Along with a number of movies and shows from outside their production sphere, there will be something for everybody on Netflix in June.
Netflix continues to crank out original content, with no less that 29 movies, shows, and specials hitting the streaming giant this month. With the addition of other stellar shows and movies, Netflix has your visual entertainment needs covered in May.
We’ll be honest, this one was tough. There’s no Jay and Silent Bob, no Annie Hall, no one from Dazed and Confused, no Woody Harrelson, or even Seth Rogen! Hell, the guys from Friday didn’t even make this list, but they sure would’ve been the Honorable Mention… if we were doing one of those.
Spring has sprung and Netflix is going all-in on the release of original programming in April, with 25 original titles premiering this month, including the highly anticipated series adaptation of Dear White People.
Netflix is celebrating the dawn of spring with a fresh infusion of content, both classic and original. Classic comedies, enthralling docs, and long-awaited shows are just part of updated menu that subscribers will be able to enjoy.
Netflix is packing the shortest month of the year with as much quality content as possible to keep us entertained for the next 28 days. A duo of smash hit animated comedies, a classic epic, and a timely Oscar-winning biopic are all on offer starting on the first.
Netflix is replete with a wide variety of new viewing options just when we need it. After the endless chain of shopping and holiday celebrations we’re in great need of quality entertainment to help us recover.
Netflix is coming through the chimney with a big bag of quality content this holiday season. Classic comedies, thought-provoking dramas, and a blockbuster superhero smash are just some of the titles checking into the streaming giant this December.
Space Jam is a groundbreaking product of IP-centric filmmaking filled to the gills with product placement. The film is also a heartwarming romp that has retained its cultural resonance two decades after its release. On its twentieth anniversary, we look back at and look forward towards the upcoming sequel.
It’s a little surprising that Netflix doesn’t have some Halloween themed releases given that it is going to be October, however the streaming giant’s cadre of additions this month is still quite strong. With Oscar-winners, laugh-out-loud comedies, and original series this month is set to be a good one for hours and hours of streaming.
Election season can be stressful for all parties involved (pun intended). If you’re a little weary of 24-hour coverage and social media salvos, kick back and check one of these 11 excellent political movies.
The Clown Prince of Crime has been featured in two films this year and both made the perplexing decision to cast him off to the side. If you have the Michael Jordan of villainry up your sleeve, why leave him on the bench?
Netflix gets political with a doc and a Donald Trump spoof while stand-up specials from two comedy legends become available this month. That and more in our picks for what to watch on Netflix in August.
Twenty years after its release, Trainspotting hasn’t aged a day. We take a look at the Danny Boyle’s iconic tale of angst, rebellion, addiction and redemption.
Ghostbusters II gets a bad wrap and is often said to have sullied the reputation of the original. While it certainly doesn’t approach the lofty heights of its predecessor, the second installment of the franchise does offer plenty of laughs.
With Independence Day: Resurgence set to invade multiplexes this weekend, we take a look at the original, the quintessential popcorn blockbuster that is Independence Day.
On the thirtieth anniversary of Ferris Bueller’s Day Off we take a look at John Hughes’ 1986 classic and explore the universal themes and lasting popularity of Matthew Broderick’s gleeful rogue.
X-Men: Apocalypse director Bryan Singer recently expressed interest in developing a Mystique solo film. Jennifer Lawrence’s role in a potential spinoff, however, is uncertain. The Oscar-winner completed her three-picture contract with the release of Apocalypse.
Each year our Spec Book brings you a holistic review of the past year in the spec market, and each year, there are a few notable all-stars who have the distinction of being included on all four of the major “best of” lists. Click here to download the 2015 Spec Book today!
On the fortieth anniversary of The Bad News Bears, we take a look back at the hard drinking Coach Buttermaker and his merry band of ball playing misfits.
With the NHL season racing to a climax and the final eight teams fighting for a place on Lord Stanley’s Cup, we thought it’d be a perfect time to celebrate the fastest sport on two legs. Check out our list of the top ten hockey films to watch in between the games.
The second seasons of Grace and Frankie and Bloodline bloom, while the streaming giant enters the world of international programming with the French language political drama Marseille. That and more in our picks for what to watch on Netflix in May.
Disney’s 1967 production of The Jungle Book has long been considered an animated classic. As Disney’s live-action version of The Jungle Book hits theaters, we’re taking a look at its predecessor, and how its universal themes has helped it hold up after all these years.
Wonder how they built BB-8? Or where they shot that awesome lightsaber battle between Ren and Rey? Or what it was like to be at that first table read? Then here are 5 reasons why you should definitely check out Star Wars: The Force Awakens Special Features.