Melancholia Review

Lars Von Trier’s apocalyptic sci-fi drama starring Kirsten Dunst and Charlotte Gainsbourg makes for one of the most fascinating movie experiences of the year.


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What Movie Should I Watch This Weekend?

This weekend brings us Clint Eastwood’s J. Edgar, Lars Von Trier’s Melancholia, Tarsem Singh’s Immortals and Darren Lynn Bousman’s rather appropriately titled 11-11-11.

Melancholia

Director Lars von Trier is back to torture us, and this time it’s sort of sci-fi. Two sisters (Gainsbourg and Dunst) find their already strained relationship even more challenged as a mysterious new planet threatens to collide into the Earth.

Best of Netflix: Swimming Pool Scenes

Summer’s winding down, but that doesn’t mean the pool is closed just yet — here are a few movies that will help you beat the heat on Netflix Instant. Get your suit on and jump in.

Best Of Netflix: Twist Endings

Ah, the twist ending. It’s one of the most popular storytelling conventions in screenwriting. When it works, nothing beats it. When it fails, it can completely destroy the entire film. Here are a few movies that are worth your time — and there’s no twist to that!