Essential Viewing: ‘Dr. Strangelove’ on Amazon Prime

The funniest film ever made about nuclear holocaust, Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, Stanley Kubrick’s screwball satire of cold war posturing and mutually assured destruction, didn’t begin as a comedy. The source novel, Peter George’s Red Alert, was a grave contemplation of the cold war gone hot […]

Rabbit Hole

What to watch the week of Friday, May 15

Pay-Per-View / Video-On-Demand After four nominations, Julianne Moore won her first Academy Award for “Still Alice,” playing a renowned linguistics professor who is diagnosed with a rare form of early-onset Alzheimer’s disease while still in the prime of a rich and happy life. It veers between familiar disease-of-the-week drama and touching portrait of a strong, […]

The complete ‘Sons of Anarchy’ on Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu Plus

Sons of Anarchy: Season 7 (The Final Season) arrived on all three major streaming subscription services in the past week. That means that the entire saga of Sons of Anarchy is now available to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu Plus subscribers alike. This drama of family ties, brotherhood, loyalty, betrayal, and honor in an outlaw […]