Just when you think Whitacre has finally figured out how to behave, he inevitably digs himself a deeper hole. By night, he works with a burglar Nico. Play fast and loose with the facts, up the melodrama with each film, and, when in doubt, cast Mike Tyson as an evil property developer. She is with her American interior designer boyfriend Jack. Where our site links to particular products or displays 'Go to site' buttons, we may receive a commission, referral fee or payment.
To pursue a normal life. Insistent that he win her affections with his personality and not his wealth, Akeem and Semmi pretend to be poor and acquire jobs at McDowell's. Instead, it approaches issues like aging and showbiz with grace and emotion. Master of None Year of release: 2015 Cast: Aziz Ansari, Eric Wareheim, Lena Waithe, Noël Wells Master of None is the kind of show that might turn people off in its first few episodes. Packed with incredible action and adventure, How to Train Your Dragon is a classic that can be enjoyed by both young and old.
Witherspoon plays a recently separated mother-of-two who accidentally finds herself living with three twentysomething filmmakers, one of whom she starts a relationship with. Few movies capture the need for friendship -- even connections that lead one down morally questionable -- quite like Girlhood, which also has one of the greatest Rihanna cues in movie history. They can do this thanks to the psychic abilities of three siblings known as 'Precogs'. Somehow, Hong Kong action star Donnie Yen and director Wilson Yip made Ip ManÂ and three sequels! While it might seem like an outlier in the Criterion Collection, Michael Bay's sci-fi spectacleÂ is lean, expertly crafted, and rowdy, with scenes of meteoric destruction that channel Michelangelo. Here are our top 28 picks from Netflix's current line-up. This sets off a night that spirals out of control extremely fast.
If you decide to apply for a product or service through our website you will be dealing directly with the provider of that product or service and not with us. If you can stomach the eye-popping violence on show here this really does make Goodfellas look tame by comparison , Casino is one of the best crime movies in Scorsese's amazing filmography. Wesley Snipes, decked out in his Oakleys and leather trench coat, gives one of his most badass performances as the heroic daywalker, staking vamps and tossing off one-liners with an effortlessly cool demeanor. She's Gotta Have It follows Nola, a passionate and outspoken woman in her late twenties who divides her time between three lovers. A highly recommended show for black humor enthusiasts. All its target can do is run, or damn someone new by transmitting the possession through intercourse. It won an Oscar for its original score and was nominated for Best Picture, facing off against some tough competition in No Country For Old Men and There Will Be Blood.
Devon Terrell is key, steadying his character as smooth-operating, socially active, contemplative fellow stuck in an interracial divide. Because where there's water, there's life. The Wolf of Wall Street The characters in the fact-based film The Wolf of Wall Street may very be completely reprehensible with little-to-no redeeming qualities, but damn if they aren't freakin' hilarious. Castella wants to do business with Iranians. Taking a page out of the traditional Disney playbook, this is the first Pixar film to heavily rely on original songs, and they're stunners.
What ensues is an unrelenting bloodbath of martial arts mayhem that never slows down for the rest of the film. Please read our website for more information about our services and our approach to privacy. Director: Chris Sanders, Dean DeBlois Cast: Voices Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, America Ferrera, Kristen Wiig On a remote North Atlantic island, the Viking population is suffering harassment from swarms of marauding dragons, until geeky son-of-a-chief Hiccup finds an injured dragon in the woods and suspects this constant state of warfare may be unnecessary. While he has quietly resounded himself to the possibility that he may never lose his virginity, his rambunctious co-workers Paul Rudd, Seth Rogen and Romany Malco have made it their mission to get Andy laid, no matter what. Â Bright Star 2009 The Piano director Jane Campion gives the life of English poet John Keats, and his romantic relationship with Fanny Brawne that fueled his writing up until his untimely death at the age of 25, the pastoral treatment it deserves. Top Pick on Netflix for January 2019 A Series of Unfortunate Events Count Olaf and the Baudelaire kids are back for the third and final season of this beloved Netflix Original series. Two decades of people incessantly quoting the movie out on the links still can't zap this thing of its long-drive-hitting, magical power.
The final ludicrous mission to blow up the plummeting space rock is the closest we'll come to a Bay-directed opera. More importantly, what would you do if you were due to be sentenced over a murder you haven't committed yet? Bastards 2013 French: Les Salauds Available: Netflix Canada Genre: Drama Story: Marco Silvestri returns back to Paris after the suicide of his brother-in-law. When a job goes horribly wrong, this 'driver' must dispense violent justice to make things right for those he cares for. It Follows 2015 The villain of this retro-thriller doesn't need to creep. Gone Baby Gone 2007 In his first outing as a director, future Batman Ben Affleck stays firmly behind the camera, letting his brother Casey take the lead role as a private eye Patrick Kenzie in this grim adaptation of author Dennis Lehane's crime novel. Gerald's Game 2017 Like his previous low-budget Netflix-released horror release,Â Hush, a captivity thriller about a deaf woman fighting off a masked intruder, Mike Flanagan's Stephen King adaptation ofÂ Gerald's GameÂ wrings big scares from a small location.
And you can tell; his personal obsessions pile up in Close Encounters, which follows scientists preparing for first contact, a mother searching for her abducted son, and a man Richard Dreyfuss who sacrifices his family for a taste of the unknown world. If you can't let yourself indulge in Cage and Travolta's joyously maniacal performances, in which they play themselves, and each other, in a twisted revenge game, then you need to reevaluate your capacity for pleasure. In the same wayÂ Creed, his propulsive and knowing reboot of theÂ RockyÂ franchise, paid tribute to and upended boxing iconography, Coogler's take on superhero-dom is both pleasing and probing. Read more about it on! The film's first half-hour, which finds Quarry's Logan Marshall-Green arriving at his ex-wife's house to meet her new husband, plays like a Sundance dramedy about 30-something yuppies and their relationship woes. Or will they merely manage to perfect the art of arguing? It seems as popular as it was, Netflix just couldn't keep up with globetrotting sensates and cancelled the series in 2017. With thousands of movies at your disposal, it's easy to get stuck in binge-watching mode, but finding the honest-to-goodness best films can be a bit of a hassle.