Best Of Netflix: Movies About Movies

Like any other kind of artist, filmmakers often struggle to come to terms with just what in the hell it is they’re doing. A life of creating fantasies (and, some might argue, of telling lies) can be a strange and unsettling one that sometimes inspires a session of cinematic self-examination. Here are a few accounts of what happens when Hollywood gazes into its own abyss.

New On Netflix: Streets Of Fire

Walter Hill’s totally awesome “rock n roll fable” stars Michael Pare as a soldier of fortune called into rescue Diane Lane from the clutches of Willem Dafoe and his evil motorcycle gang.

New On Netflix: The Outsiders

Are you a Greaser or a Soc? Go back to a time when rival gangs ruled the dirt roads of Oklahoma with the film that launched a hundred young careers. Ponyboy!

Secretariat Review: Beats Two Hours at OTB

When I think of horse racing, I think of innocence lost in a midtown Manhattan OTB. Since Secretariat is a Disney product, I expected something with a little more, shall we say, flair. Did they deliver? Find out inside…

Secretariat Movie Trailer

A horse is a horse, of course of course, unless that horse wins the Triple Crown. Then it becomes the stuff of legend. Watch the trailer for Secretariat.

Full Release: Movies

This week’s new movies include horse drama Secretariat, Wes Craven’s My Soul To Take, Edward Norton in Stone and the latest Katherine Heigl rom-com Life As We Know It.