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.
In the new Wes Anderson film a pair of young lovers flee their New England town, causing a local search party to fan out and find them. I’m sure it’s much quirkier than it sounds.
The companion piece to Smoke features many of the same characters ad-libbing various situations set in and around Harvey Keitel’s Brooklyn cigar shop.
Upon learning they only have a few days left to live, three brothers set off to reverse a lifetime of mistakes.
Harvey Keitel, William Hurt and Forest Whitaker star in director Wayne Wang and writer Paul Auster’s charming collection of New York stories set ’round a Brooklyn cigar shop.
Harvey Keitel scowls, stomps and chainsmokes his way through director John Irvin’s industrial wasteland/moral apocalypse in this nasty crime caper co-starring Stephen Dorff and Timothy Hutton.
Vampires go up against mean motherfu**in’ servants of God in this gonzo Robert Rodriguez/Quentin Tarantino mash-up.
Quentin Tarantino changed the face — and the tune — of the Cinema of Cool forever with his tale of a heist gone horribly yet oh so memorably wrong.
Sylvester Stallone leads a powerhouse alpha-male cast (including Robert De Niro, Harvey Keitel and Ray Liotta) in this none too plausible action drama.
Quentin Tarantino’s masterful, multi-layered tale of crime and redemption has somehow gotten even better with age.
Let’s face it — when you want your Gangster Movie fix, you want it now. Luckily, Netflix Instant has plenty of options to get your crime on — here are some of the best gangster movies you can watch, well, instantly.