Colin Farrell and Jessica Chastain in Liv Ullman's 'Miss Julie'

Jessica Chastain is ‘Miss Julie’ on Netflix

You can imagine Miss Julie (2014), Liv Ullman’s screen adaptation of the August Strindberg play, as a call back to the classic 1951 Swedish screen adaptation by Alf Sjöberg, who was a mentor to Ingmar Bergman, the Swedish master who directed Ullman to some of her greatest performances. Ullman directed Bergman’s screenplay in Faithless and […]

Bill Murray, Frances McDormand, Edward Norton, and Bruce Willis in Wes Anderson's 'Moonrise Kingdom'

Coming and going on Netflix in September 2015

Netflix doesn’t announce everything that is coming to their subscription streaming service but they do preview the highlights. September brings us (among other shows) Wes Anderson’s Moonrise Kingdom and David Lean’s Lawrence of Arabia, the debut seasons of the comic book series Gotham and the political drama Madam Secretary, three Rambo features, the first four […]