The 8 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘Avengers: Infinity War,’ ‘Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami’

It’s another catch-up week here at the disc and streaming column, so we’ve got a lot to recommend this week, from a giant mega-blockbuster to a tiny indie drama, from a musical bio-documentary to a knockout border Western, plus new-to-Blu catalogue titles and a pair of killer Elmore Leonard movies on your streaming subscription services. […]

‘The Meg’, ‘Rampage’ and the Problem With 2018’s Giant Monster Movies

A couple of times this year at the movies, I’ve found myself thinking about one of the great lines from one of the great movies about the movies. “Wallace Beery! Wrestling picture! Whaddya need, a road map?” So goes the snappy one-liner from Michael Lerner’s cynical studio executive in the Joel and Ethan Coen masterpiece […]

MoviePass Continues to Get Worse, Only Makes Two Movies Available at a Time

Another weekend has arrived, creating another opportunity for MoviePass to disappoint their customers. This week already brought news that MoviePass would soon only be offering a new $ 9.95 subscription plan that gives new and renewing monthly subscribers just three movie tickets a month. That’s a far cry from the initial plan that offered one […]

Microsoft Movies & TV App on Xbox and Windows 10 Now Supports Movies Anywhere

Movies Anywhere has become quite the convenient app for streaming most of the digital movies that viewers have acquired over the years. Whether you’ve bought them from iTunes, Amazon Prime, Vudu, Google Play or Fandango NOW, you can access most of your movies purchased on one of those services on each of the others. And […]

THEN AND NOW: The cast of ‘The Princess Diaries’ movies 17 years later

Disney/Getty Images Warning: Minor spoilers ahead for the “Princess Diaries” franchise. Disney’s two movie adaptations of Meg Cabot’s book series “The Princess Diaries” are among the most iconic live-action films from the early 2000s era of filmmaking. The first movie, starring Anne Hathaway as Mia Thermopolis, premiered in 2001 and its lovable sequel following just […]

The Morning Watch: How Realistic Are Shark Attacks in Movies, More ‘Ready Player One’ Easter Eggs & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, find out how realistic the shark attacks we’ve […]

Microsoft adding support for Movies Anywhere, giving away free X-Men movie

Enlarge (credit: Movies Anywhere) Microsoft’s Movies & TV app for Windows 10 and Xbox now supports the Movies Anywhere service. And for a limited time, if you add your Microsoft account to the Movies Anywhere app, you’ll get a free film. Movies Anywhere, originally launched by Disney in 2014, brings together movies you’ve bought from […]

Microsoft rejoins Disney’s Movies Anywhere

Microsoft is rejoining Disney’s Movies Anywhere service, so you can again use that app to watch flicks you bought through the Movies & TV store. Movies Anywhere dropped support for the store last year, but it’s returning. You can watch your purchases from Movies & TV, iTunes, Amazon Prime Video, Google Play Movies and more […]