Frozen Fever is one of a dozen films on Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection, now streaming on Netflix.

What to watch the week of Friday, October 30

Netflix has Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection: a dozen mostly recent cartoons, including the inventive Get a Horse! with Mickey and Minnie traveling from the early Disney days into the 21st century, a pair of Oscar-winning shorts (Paperman and Feast), and the brand new Frozen Fever featuring the characters from Frozen, for all […]

'Anna Karenina' with Keira Knightley is one of the new arrivals to Netflix in November

Coming and Going on Netflix in November 2015

Netflix doesn’t announce everything that is coming to their subscription streaming service but they do preview the highlights. November brings us the long-anticipated Netflix original series Marvel’s Jessica Jones, the second series in what I like to call the Netflix “Defender’s Initiative,” as well as skit comedy series W/ Bob and David, Aziz Ansari’s Master […]

Taraneh Alidoosti in Asghar Farhadi's 'About Elly' from Iran

‘About Elly’ on Netflix

Before he won the Academy Award for Foreign Language film for A Separation, the first Iranian film to win an Oscar, Asghar Farhadi made About Elly (Iran, 2009), a compelling mix of mystery and social drama. Set over a family seaside vacation with three close-knit couples and their young children, this is a portrait of […]