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.
This weekend: The return of Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (shake your head at Jar Jar Binks in 3D), Denzel reprises the role of the baddie for Safe House, Woody Harrelson is the worst as one of LAPD’s finest in Rampart and try to remember your promise with The Vow.
Steven Soderbergh delivers a clever, hot-blooded action flick that just might make a movie star out of MMA champion Gina Carano.
The weekend brings us Haywire, Underworld: Awakening, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and Red Tails.
Law students, take note: don’t take a job at the morgue, lest you become tormented by a serial killer and a cranky Nick Nolte like poor Ewan McGregor.
We saw in a dream that you wanted a list of movies that feature guys and girls with telepathy and other psychic powers, so we thought we’d oblige as soon as possible lest we become tormented with more visions of your intense wanting. Develop your sixth sense on Netflix.
There were few ’90s movies cooler than Danny Boyle’s alternately hilarious and harrowing portrait of young Scottish heroin addicts.
Can three cute and oh so clever indie movies take on the School For Gifted Youngsters? June starts off with Submarine, Beginners, Mr. Nice and X-Men: First Class.
Love! Love! Love! Baz Luhrmann keeps the party going all night long in this musical bacchanal, now available on Netflix Instant.