They Came Together - The Shop Around the Corner gets another look when Amy Poehler plays an independent store owner whose business is being chased down by classy, big-time businessman Paul Rudd. Of course, just as we saw in You've Got Mail, they end up falling for each other in this retelling of a quirky love story. #amypoehler #comingsoon #netflix
Halt & Catch Fire, season 1: Lee Pace plays Joe, a bisexual tech genius in 1980s Silicone Prairie. While questioning college students, Cameron (Mackenzie Davis), a fiery prodigy, contradicts his well established beliefs. During the fast-paced PC revolution, the two quickly become involved in a maddening love-hate relationship that helps drive the show. If you enjoy period pieces, strong female leads, and intriguing computer coded love then don't shy away from this series. #comingsoon #netflix
The Babadook - A women mourning the loss of her husband is faced with a storybook monster after her unwieldy son finds a children's book that has mysteriously appeared in their home. Grappling with her grief, Amelia (Essie Davis) is threatened by the Babadook character until she reaches a point of hysteria. Only then does she realize exactly what she's up against. Written by Jennifer Kent, The Babadook, dook, dook, dook, will have you looking over your shoulder all night.
Goodbye to Language - Jean Luc-Goddard brings new shades of color (literally) to a well-worn, favorite subject. In this 2014 film, the audience, led by a wandering dog, witness the construction and destruction that comes with a new relationship. Two tales spin as we learn the metaphor of "adieu"; a word meaning both "hello" and "goodbye." #comingsoon #netflix #romance
A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night - At night a siren-like woman skates through Bad City, a worn-down and dangerous town in Iran. You might mistake this new Netflix add as Vice's most recent homage to the subdued woman of Islam if you just look at the movie's cover, but don't be fooled. Written and directed by Ana Lilly Amipour, A Girl Walks Home... is shown only in black and white and is actually a vampire flick. Our woman of the night preys upon unsuspected men who disrespect females.
Kink - Christina Voros teams up with James Franco to pull the mysterious velvet curtains back on the world's largest supplier of BDSM content, Kink.com. It sheds light on Kink's ironclad expectations for consent and safety, as well as their desire to educate others about the BDSM community's reality. It isn't all ropes and whips, there's a lot of thought provoking matters addressed in this must watch documentary. #bdsm #comingsoon #netflix