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.
Cinema and Japanese puppet theatre clash and burn in this middling experiment starring Josh Hartnett, Ron Perlman, Woody Harrelson and Demi Moore.
Based on Frank Miller’s graphic novel, a film that explores the dark and miserable town of Basin City and tells the story of three different people, all caught up in violence and corruption with an all-star cast.
This weekend brings us a comedy about cancer (50/50), pretty people in a spooky house (Dream House), an ode to Japanese puppet theater (Bunraku) and a tale about dealing with the coming apocalypse (Take Shelter).
A drifter and a young Japanese warrior both arrive in a town that has been terrorized by criminals. Each man has his own mission, but guided by The Bartender at the Horseless Horseman Saloon, the two eventually join forces.
Jamie Lee Curtis returns as Laurie Strode in this clever, exciting and even somewhat satisfying non-final final chapter in the story of Michael Myers.