What to watch the week of Friday, May 29

“The Boxtrolls,” which was one of the five nominees for animated feature in this year’s Oscar race, is a delightfully oddball stop-motion fantasy about mischievous trolls who scavenge discarded objects from the streets of a storybook town. It’s a junkyard fantasy, whimsical and inventive and crammed full of playful details and visual gags, and while […]

Grace of Monaco Netflix

Coming and going on Netflix in June, 2015

Netflix announced highlights of its May schedule. Here’s what arriving on the service this month, and what’s leaving. Let the binge-watching commence! June 1 The Aviator (2004) Employee of the Month (2006) Hidden Kingdoms (2014) The High and the Mighty (1954) La Dictadura Perfecta (2014) The Magdalene Sisters (2002) R.L. Stine’s Mostly Ghostly (2008) R.L. […]

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 and Amazon Prime Video

is now available to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu Plus subscribers alike. Sons of Anarchy, the FX drama of family ties, brotherhood, loyalty, betrayal, and honor in an outlaw motorcycle gang that practically runs the (fictional) Central California desert town of Charming. grew from cult show to surprise hit over the course of its seven […]