For another, the titular monster is seldom on screen, while the human characters — an admittedly dry group, once Juliette Binoche gets killed in the opening scenes — are never treated as anything more than ciphers for a crisis that was much bigger than all of them combined. As dramatized by Gus Van Sant, Milk's life was a heroic and human story about local politics, and the seemingly overwhelming difficulties involved in actually affecting meaningful social change. Bates Motel The prequel to the classic, iconic horror movie Psycho tells the story of a young Norman Bates and his weirdly manipulative mother, who we all know are eventually doomed to live a life of tragedy and murder. And watching the same actors play completely different roles in various different seasons gives American Horror Story a strange and fascinating continuity unlike any other horror show on television. That's why our new email newsletter will deliver a mobile-friendly snapshot of inews. American Horror Story Murder House. By the time the favelas explode into all-out civil war, the film has been consumed by the feeling that death is the natural state of things — as simple as sneezing — and life is the exception.
The forbidden friendship makes for some unforeseen consequences. Many were concerned about yet another film about a trans character casting a cis actor as the lead, were also vocal about some of the ways the body dysphoria was presented in the film. It's the story of a young, sensitive teenager who becomes infected with a homicidal demon that uses its powers to destroy other demons. Available to stream on January 1. Thursday 17th January: The Purge — Anarchy The purge tradition carries on, as three groups intertwine in their fight to stay alive.
The film follows a young Han Solo and Chewie, and while it boasts an impressive cast, it failed to really land at the box office. There are so many group hookups currently available it almost feels like Netflix itself is working through something. Is there any escape from the corruption at the heart of this city? This new British comedy tells the story of a socially awkward high-school virgin who lives with his mother — a sex therapist. Thursday 10th January: Pacific Rim Robots battling giant sea monsters, Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam and Guillermo del Toro. Are you going undercover in the Boston mob? Every season of American Horror Story takes place in another corner of America, with a new series of horrors, and most of them are varying degrees of great.
At its worst, it's still worth watching to get to the next good part. That philosophy applies to your closet and gym habits, so why not apply it to your love life as well? Best Drama Movies on Netflix Right Now Roma Alfonso Cuaron's new drama Roma may be the most acclaimed Netflix Original movie so far. Still hungry for premium content? Have you thought about spawning a whole new wave of 1990s independent cinema? On paper, Roma is not the easiest sell — a subtitled black and white film about a live-in housekeeper spoken almost entirely in Spanish and the indigenous Mixtec language, Cuarón's latest is nonetheless riveting from a cinematic standpoint. Also Schindler should be tied with Godfather for First. In select theaters in January.
Girl was well received at the , but caused controversy with both casting and subject matter. The Departed Martin Scorsese finally won a Best Director Oscar, after decades of nominations, with his excellent Boston crime saga The Departed, based on the also excellent Hong Kong thriller Infernal Affairs. Available to stream on January 1. The cast is absolutely massive, yet the film clips along as our favorite heroes battle Thanos as he traces across the galaxy collecting the Infinity Stones. Ghostbusters was a hit movie, and the television series was - for a while, at least - pretty darned great too.
Hint: In case that's lost on you, that's the exact point that Yoda makes abundantly clear to Luke at the temple. What better way to celebrate than with a metric ton of new shows and movies on Netflix? Now that 2018 is over, it's time to look forward to what's in store for 2019 - and 's January 2019 additions are looking good. Touted as a live-action documentary, this Imax event dives into the exciting and perilous world of real-life rescues, yet it features a different breed of hero: Those on four legs. Stylish, atmospheric and with a terrific John Carpenter-inspired synth score, It Follows in an effective horror movie which may suffer a little from a few odd decisions by its characters, but is still well worth watching. The Walking Dead The zombies took over the Earth. No one ever said it had to make sense and if you give it a couple of watches, it gets better each time. In a slate of nearly two dozen films in the universe, Black Panther is a standout.
The Dark Knight Netflix adds to its catalog of superhero movies this month with multiple more recent hits, but is also coming to the service. In January, the streaming giant offers more variety for kids and families. What he finds are human sacrifices, a secret cult and ancient evil. Instead of being a mild-mannered, wholesome witch who lives next door and gets into delightful mischief, this version of Sabrina played by Kiernan Shipka engages in twisted spells and horrifying rituals. The service has a lot of content, but some would say it's too much -- it can be hard to dig through it all to find what's worth watching. The hit zombie drama The Walking Dead just keeps going, and it still finds new ways to shock its audience, long after you'd imagine they'd run out of ideas.
The boy in question is Mason Evans Ellar Coltrane , who starts the film as a 6-year-old boy living with his mother Patricia Arquette and sister Lorelai Linklater in Texas. Make 2019 the year that you let Mutt Williams into your heart. Locking people up is good business with the proliferation of private prisons. Chris Hemsworth turn as Thor feels like he has settled into the role. Boyhood A fascinating experiment and a touching drama, Boyhood stars Ellar Coltrane as a young boy growing up in Texas. Why did these maniacs target this particular couple? If you haven't watched it already, it's time you started.
Incredible back home with the kids. Planning your weekend has never been easier! McConnell stars as a version of herself, who lives in a house full of puppet creatures, created by Henson Alternative. Are you hoping for a hauntingly beautiful trip to Mexico? Available to stream on January 1. Morgan Freeman and Brad Pitt both shine as detectives hunting for a serial killer who based killing on the Seven Deadly Sins. Our favorite cast of characters is back, and Rocket is always plotting.