The 6 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘Colette,’ ‘Lizzie’

Female first-name titles are apparently the trend on the new release shelf this week, with Keira Knightley as a famous author and Chloë Sevigny as an infamous murderess. An earlier (and equally savage) effort from the director of The Favourite is back on Netflix, and on the catalogue front, we’ve got a new edition of […]

The 5 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout,’ ‘Support the Girls’

One of the year’s biggest hits is out on disc and demand this week, and you may need to sit down for this: it’s undeniably great. Joining it on the new release shelf are two charming and energetic late-summer indie sleepers, while the streaming services offer up stoner pics old(ish) and new. ON NETFLIX The […]

This Is Probably the Only Top 25 Movies of 2018 Video You’ll Need

We’re coming up on the end of year and that means film critic David Ehrlich has put together another video to countdown what he deems as the Top 25 Movies of 2018. We’ve been following his carefully edited videos for a few years now, and while Ehrlich’s taste may not be for everyone, we simply […]

The 5 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘True Stories,’ ‘The Magnificent Ambersons’

It’s one of those weeks where the new releases are more than a little dire, but that’s okay; you can catch up on some catalogue titles, including a pair of last minute views before FilmStruck slips away. ON NETFLIX The Game: Netflix’s regular top-of-the-month movie purge is surprisingly light in December – unless you’ve got […]

Now Scream This: The Best Horror Movies About Family to Stream This Thanksgiving

(Welcome to Now Scream This, a column where horror experts Chris Evangelista and Matt Donato tell you what scary, spooky, and spine-tingling movies are streaming and where you can watch them.) Matt: Thanksgiving – the nightmare that is cyclical forced family engagements. Another night spent dodging questions about how you’re almost thirty and still not “settling […]

The 8 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘Blindspotting,’ ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

What we have here is one of the most overwhelming weeks for home viewing in some time: a summer smash, a new Coen Brothers, three of the summer’s best indies, one of the funniest movies ever made, a disturbingly kinky new thriller, and if that weren’t enough, a massive collection of works by one of […]

YouTube Offering ‘The Terminator’, ‘Rocky’ and Dozens More Movies For Free (With Ads)

Maybe you’re familiar with this scenario: you really want to see a certain movie, but it’s not streaming anywhere online. You just paid rent, so you can’t afford to buy it right now. Maybe, in a moment of desperation, you turn to YouTube to see if a version has been uploaded there. It’s not your […]

YouTube quietly offers free, ad-supported movies

YouTube is borrowing a page from Vudu’s playbook, in a manner of speaking. AdAge has confirmed that the Google video service quietly started adding free, ad-supported movies to its “Movies & Shows” section in October. The roughly 100-title collection largely revolves around old or unspectacular movies that are long past their money-making prime, such as […]

The 8 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: Pixar Shorts, ‘School Daze’

It’s a very low-voltage week for new releases (aside from the latest Frederick Wiseman documentary and a new collection of Pixar treats), so let’s dive into some catalogue titles, and we’ve got a real variety to choose from — and by “real variety,” I mean, “would you prefer a ‘30s screwball comedy or a ‘70s […]