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'Altered Carbon' is more than just a 'Blade Runner' ripoff

Engadget--Altered Carbon has everything! Ultraviolence! A gorgeous, neon-lit future! A meaningful exploration of digital consciousness!
February 11, 2018 Go to story on Engadget

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Tommy Wiseau's Joker audition tape is absolutely, unintentionally terrifying

The A.V. Club--Ever since the release of The Disaster Artist, Tommy Wiseau has engaged in a sort of permanent press tour. There are still mysteries surrounding Wiseau’s origins, but the elusiveness that helped turn The Room into a cult hit has been replaced by a sort of constant deluge of viral Tommy Wiseau content.
March 13, 2018 Go to The A.V. Club

The best movies on Netflix right now

Digital Trends--This up-to-date list of the best movies on Netflix will save you from hours of digging, whether you're into explosive action, comedy, or everything in between.
March 13, 2018 Go to Digital Trends

The Best Movies to Ever Win the Oscar for Best Picture - IndieWire Critics Survey

IndieWire--Great movies don't always win Best Picture, but some of the best movies ever made have managed to walk away with Hollywood's top prize.
March 05, 2018 Go to IndieWire

John Cazale, the actor who appeared in only five movies, all nominated for the Best Picture Academy Award

The Vintage News--“My beau is terribly ill and sometimes, as now, in the hospital. He has very wonderful care and I try not to stand around wringing my hands, but I am worried all the time and pretending to be cheery all the time...
March 04, 2018 Go to The Vintage News

Guillermo del Toro Analyzes David Fincher's 'Zodiac,' Proves It's One of the Best Films in 'Recent Memory'

IndieWire--Guillermo del Toro spent much of the weekend tweeting about his adoration for the David Fincher serial killer drama.
March 03, 2018 Go to IndieWire

Here's What's Coming To Netflix In March To Put An Extra Spring In Your Step

Bustle--According to the groundhogs, winter weather may be sticking around for a little longer than you hoped. But that doesn't mean you have to diagnose yourself with cabin fever just yet. Staying indoors is going to be a total breeze with what's coming to …
February 25, 2018 Go to Bustle

Amazon's answer to 'Altered Carbon' is Iain M. Banks' space opera

Engadget--Amazon Studios is on the hunt for a crossover sci-fi thriller of its own.
February 22, 2018 Go to Engadget

'Lost in Space' Trailer: The Classic Sci-Fi Series Gets Rebooted on Netflix

/Film--The first Lost in Space trailer has arrived, teasing Netflix's glossy reboot of the classic science fiction series about a family that is, you know, lost in space.
February 21, 2018 Go to /Film

Isolation in the Internet Age

Fandor--How "Ingrid Goes West" and "Like Me" show us how we value ourselves.
February 21, 2018 Go to Fandor