Wendell Pierce in the HBO series Treme created by David Simon

Revisit ‘Treme’ and ‘When the Levees Broke’ to remember Katrina – Amazon Prime and HBO Now

This weekend marked the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s devastation of New Orleans, a natural disaster compounded by insufficient defenses and a disastrous response by the government. Looking for a proper way to mark the occasion? Amazon Prime and HBO subscribers have two very good options. Treme, David Simon’s follow-up to The Wire, is beautifully […]

Justin Simien's satire Dear White People on Amazon Prime

Coming to Amazon Prime in September 2015

Amazon has announced what’s coming to Amazon Instant Video in September for Prime members to stream as part of their subscription. In addition to the usual movie pickups vintage (Robert Altman’s Popeye with Robin Williams) and recent (the college satire Dear White People), Amazon’s new original series Hand of God with Ron Perlman as a corrupt judge who […]