Best Of Netflix: Oscar Winners Past

As we prepare for another Academy Awards ceremony (and one in which a black-and-white silent movie might win Best Picture for the first time in decades), take a look back at some Oscar winners of yesteryear. We would like to thank the Academy‚ and Netflix for the instant streaming.

Best Of Netflix: Be My Anti-Valentine

It’s Valentine’s Day once again, and if your only date this year is Netflix, here are a few movies that will make you forget all about things like chocolate, lingerie and teddy bears.

Best Of Netflix: Football Favorites

The big game is over for another year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t live every day like it’s any given Sunday. Take a pass at some of these pigskin MVPs available right now on Netflix.

Best Of Netflix: Bar Fights

Grab a bottle and break it over the heads of these fine examples of the rough and tumble practice of pub pugilism, all available for immediate brawling on Netflix.

Best Of Netflix: Golden Globe Winners

Did you enjoy this year’s Golden Globes? You don’t have to wait a whole year to feel the magic again, you know. Take a trip down Golden Globes memory lane with these winners from the past, all available for your nostalgic pleasure.

Best Of Netflix: Found Footage

Get your shaky-cam on (except with Paranormal Activity — they actually used tripods) with this collection of shot-on-video pseudo-documentaries covering everything from haunted houses, the war in Afghanistan, the planning for a Columbine-style school shooting and the violence of street life in South Central L.A.

Best Of Netflix: Neighbors From Hell

Here are a few cinematic arguments for living in complete isolation out in the woods somewhere, far away from civilization and demented incestuous siblings who keep cannibal children hidden away in the basement. Put the house up for sale and settle in.

Best Of Netflix: End Of Days

With the closing of the year comes the end of all things. Here are some movies available on Netflix that won’t exactly fill you with a sense of hope and warmth for the future… but they’re still pretty awesome.

Best Of Netflix: Think Snow

Let it snow! Winter Solstice is upon us, which means we’re in for some inclement weather sooner rather than later (if you haven’t had it already). Here are some movies that make for a perfect evening’s entertainment when you find yourself snowed in — or just wish that you were.

Best Of Netflix: Top 20 Holiday Movies

It’s the holiday season, and with it (hopefully) comes vacation days during which you can go sledding, skiing or just stay at home and drink too much eggnog while watching Netflix. If you opt for the latter (and we certainly are), here are twenty movies that’ll fill you with the holiday spirit when the weather outside is frightful.