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March 30, 2017 8:41 am

35 Movies to Watch with Your Parents

Looking for movies to watch with your parents? We know the feeling. The family gathers in the TV room. Staring at the blank screen, someone asks, “what should we watch?” But it’s not a question of action or comedy, but which movies to watch with your parents. Of course, you desperately want to avoid sex […]

Forgotten Animated Movies That Aren’t Disney!

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A collection of animated movies on DVD may line the shelves of TV rooms, but what about those forgotten VHS gems? When you had to “be kind and rewind” your Blockbuster rentals rather than stream movies instantly on Netflix. When family movie nights were the highlight of your week. When you never complained about poor […]

6 Captivating Foreign Animated Movies You’ve Never Seen

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Disney, Pixar and Dreamworks have loyal fanbases and blockbuster hits. But with this domestic success, people often miss foreign animated movies that are just as heartwarming, creative and beautiful. To broaden your movie collection, here are six European animated movies- each with universal themes but unique styles- worthy of your next movie night!   Secret […]

An Americanah Movie Plea

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Americanah, a novel by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, accounts Ifemelu’s transition from her secure lifestyle in Nigeria to the challenges of American racism. Just over a year ago, Lupita Nyong’o announced her starring role as Ifemelu in the book to movie adaption produced by Brad Pitt’s company Plan B (which also produced 12 Years a Slave). But since then, […]

Summer Flicks on Netflix

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Looking for a movie to enjoy this summer? Check out these lighthearted films, which are available now to stream on Netflix.   Camp Takota (NR, 2014) When her career and relationship come to a horrible halt, Elise (Grace Helbig) seeks refuge and returns to her former summer camp as a counselor. Reunited with her two […]

Meet The New Christian Grey? Ugly Love!

While E.L. James, author of 50 Shades of Grey, just revealed that a new book will tell Christian Grey’s perspective, there’s a totally new project on our radar. Ugly Love has been described as The Notebook meets 50 Shades of Grey. Miles Archer, an airline pilot with a dark past, meets Tate Collins. With an […]

Pitch Perfect 2’s Missed Notes

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Pitch Perfect 2 falls into the trap of failed sequels. While the story picks up for Beca’s (Anna Kendrick) senior year, the Barden Bellas find themselves trying to fix their reputation after an unflattering performance video goes viral again. Once more, characters struggle with rivals, teamwork, and love interests. But whereas Pitch Perfect captured a […]

Why Parents Need to See “The Hunting Ground” Movie

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The Hunting Ground, a documentary film on campus sexual assault in America, shares recent statistics and student stories to emphasize that sexual assault is not just an issue, but an emergency. The movie shows how survivors face endless obstacles from administrators, Greek life or institution sports. Through writer and director Kirby Dick’s story telling, audiences […]

The Worst Movies on Netflix

Listen, it’s a waste of time to watch terrible movies unless the poor acting, writing and producing give you a laugh or two. Below are the worst movies on Netflix. They’re so bad, they’re good so you’ve got to see them.   The Big Wedding (R, 2013) Despite stars like Robert De Niro, Katherine Heigl, […]

Best Movies on Netflix: Guilty Pleasure Movies

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Whether it’s a girls night in on Valentine’s Day or you just feel like watching something so bad it’s good, try these guilty pleasure movie recommendations now available to stream on Netflix.   Uptown Girls (PG-13, 2003) When rich girl Molly Gunn (Brittany Murphy) loses her father and her inheritance, she nannies for a serious […]