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The Best “New” Movies on Netflix this August

The Best “New” Movies on Netflix this August

What's new to Netflix that is worth seeing this month.
28 “New” Movies to Stream for Free in July that Aren’t Hamilton

28 “New” Movies to Stream for Free in July that Aren’t Hamilton

You've probably watched Hamilton by now, so here are 28 other movies to satisfy you over the rest of July.
18 Movies to Watch on Netflix in June

18 Movies to Watch on Netflix in June

The best movies (and on TV show) debuting on Netflix this June.
A Review of HBO’s ‘I Know This Must Be True’

A Review of HBO’s ‘I Know This Must Be True’

Mark Ruffalo and Mark Ruffalo play identical twin brothers, one with schizophrenia, in HBO's new drama series.
10 Movies to Watch on Netflix this May

10 Movies to Watch on Netflix this May

Another month, another month of quarantine. Here are 10 must-see movies new to Netflix this May.
The 13 Best Movies Coming to Netflix in April 2020

The 13 Best Movies Coming to Netflix in April 2020

Stuck at home? Here are the 13 movies you should watch on Netflix in April.
15 Great Movies on Netflix You Probably Haven’t Seen

15 Great Movies on Netflix You Probably Haven’t Seen

You’re stuck at home, COVID-19 lurking somewhere in a neighbor’s house. Yes, you could watch that movie you love ever so much, or ignore the 112 films that have been on your My List for years, or… you could watch a movie you maybe heard of at one point but never bothered to see. Here’s […]
The 36 Best Movies of the Decade

The 36 Best Movies of the Decade

I wasn’t going to do a Best of the Decade piece… but then I changed my mind. Unlike many of my fellow movie critics, however, I didn’t spend all year preparing for this moment, watching the hundreds of great movies that have been released over the last 10 years. That… sounded like a lot of […]
The Best Movies of 2019

The Best Movies of 2019

2019 was a great year for movies, but there can only be 10.
The Irishman, Parasite Lead Seattle Film Critic Award Nominees

The Irishman, Parasite Lead Seattle Film Critic Award Nominees

The nominees for the 2019 Seattle Film Critic Awards have been announced.
An Interview with Riley Stearns and Why Jesse Eisenberg Did His Movie Out of Pity

An Interview with Riley Stearns and Why Jesse Eisenberg Did His Movie Out of Pity

I met with filmmaker Riley Stearns when he was in town for the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) and had a fantastic conversation—well, at least I think so, he may have told the agency reps he never wants to see my face again—about his new movie The Art of Self-Defense (in theaters now), a darkly […]
The Best Animal Horror Movies of All Time

The Best Animal Horror Movies of All Time

Alexander Aja’s alligator/hurricane thriller Crawl seeks to take a bite out of theaters this weekend, so it seemed like a perfect time to look back at some of the best animal-centric horror movies ever made. The list proved to be slightly tricky, as intentionally awful (?) fare such as Anaconda and Snakes on a Plane […]
Batman on 4K: Burton’s Shine, Schumacher’s Show Rust

Batman on 4K: Burton’s Shine, Schumacher’s Show Rust

Warner Bros. has released the first four Batman movies on 4K for the first time (a 4-Film Collection arrives on September 17, 2019), which gave me a long overdue opportunity to revisit the highs and the lows of the late 80s/early 90s series that largely served as the only major comic book franchise in cinemas […]
SIFF 2019 Review: ‘Orange Days’

SIFF 2019 Review: ‘Orange Days’

Rating: B Orange Daysis a tense drama about Aban, a woman in Northern Iran who runs an all-woman orange-picking crew.  She puts everything she owns on the line as she competes against all-male crews to get a lucrative contract with a top orange dealer in the area.   From the first moments of the film […]
The 10 Best Movies of 2018

The 10 Best Movies of 2018

A lot of movies came out in 2018. These are the 10 best.