Michael Douglas as Liberace and Matt Damon as Scott Thorson in Behind the Candelabra

‘Behind the Candelabra’ on Amazon Prime

Steven Soderbergh’s Behind the Candelabra made its world premiere at Cannes and its American debut on the small screen. A passion project of Soderbergh’s for over a decade, it was finally made for HBO on a limited budget when all the studios passed on the project (“They basically said it was too gay,” explained Soderbergh […]

Doctor Who Season 8 on Hulu

Arriving on Hulu in August, 2015

Hulu announced highlights of its July schedule. Here’s what arriving on the service this month. August 1 8 Heads in a Duffel Bag (1997) A Bridge Too Far (1977) Another Woman (1988) Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex (1972) Mr. Mom (1983) August 2 Basketball Wives LA: Season 4 premiere August 4 Bachelor in Paradise: Season 2 premiere August […]

Clint Eastwood in Unforgiven on Amazon Prime

Coming to Amazon Prime in August, 2015

Amazon has announced what’s coming to Amazon Instant Video in July for Prime members to stream as part of their subscription. August 1 Erased (2012) The Longest Day (1962) Olympus: Season 1 (2015 series) August 4 Unforgiven (1992) August 6 Curb Your Enthusiasm, seasons 1-8 (1999 series) My Best Friend’s Wedding (1997) In the Line […]

Arnold Schwarzenegger is Conan the Barbarian on Netflix

Arnold Schwarzenegger is the original ‘Conan the Barbarian,’ now on Netflix

Arnold Schwarzenegger was the defining action hero of Hollywood from the mid-1980s through the 1990s, yet before he made his breakthrough, he seem the most unlikely American screen icon to lumber his way up the Hollywood ladder. The former Austrian bodybuilder turned Mr. Universe and Mr. Olympia (he retired his crown undefeated) seemed destined to […]