The Thanksgiving holiday has quite a cinematic spread this year with The Muppets, Hugo, My Week with Marilyn and A Dangerous Method.
This weekend brings us The Descendants, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1, Another Happy Day and Tyrannosaur.
Snow White gets a rework: In a twist to the tale, the Huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen.
Hugo tells the tale of an orphan boy living a secret life in the walls of a 1930’s Paris train station. When Hugo encounters a broken machine, an eccentric girl, and the cold, reserved man who runs the toy shop, he is caught up in a mysterious adventure that could put all of his secrets in jeopardy.
A naive young man assumes a dead man’s identity and finds himself embroiled in an underground world of power, violence, and chance where men gamble behind closed doors on the lives of other men.
Lock down and lights out! Spend some solitary time with a few of the best prison films on Netflix Instant — and be really, really happy that you’re not an inmate in one of these hellholes.
Vengeance is served hot, cold and everything in-between (and in a few different languages as well) in this collection of revenge-themed flicks now available for instant gratification on Netflix Instant.
A reclusive movie star (Keira Knightley) hires a recently freed convict (Colin Farrell) to work as her handyman and bodyguard, but begins to fall for him. Okay, nothing particularly engaging about that premise, but the movie is written by William Monahan who wrote the screenplay for The Departed. Nuff said.
Avatar hits DVD and Blu-Ray this week! If you’ve had all the blue people you can take, there are other options, and I’ll lay them all out for you in this week’s new releases.
Mel Gibson – what a quandary. For the most part, the Aussie action star has avoided the camera in recent years, preferring instead to produce and direct ethically bizarre other-langage epics like Apocalypto…
After being struck with polio as a child, Ian Dury became one of the legends of British punk-rock during the 70’s. Starring Andy Serkis, Naomie Harris and Ray Winstone.