Anna Camp and Grace Gummer star in 'Good Girls Revolt.'

What to stream: ‘Good Girls Revolt’ flips the ‘Mad Men’ culture on Amazon Prime, plus new on Netflix, Hulu, and VOD

The new Amazon original series Good Girls Revolt, a fictionalized take on Lynn Povich’s 2012 book of the same name about the gender discrimination lawsuit filed by the female employees at Newsweek magazine, follows three women struggling with discrimination and sexism in the newsroom of the fictional newsmagazine “News of the Week.” This is Amazon’s answer […]

Chloe Sevigny and Kate Beckinsale star in "Love & Friendship," based on the novella by Jane Austen.

‘Love & Friendship’ – Jane Austen on Amazon Prime

Whit Stillman directs and scripts Love & Friendship (2016), a satirical, witty, and wickedly funny period piece adapted from the Jane Austen novella “Lady Susan.” It turns out Austen and Stillman are a great match; he’s been making comedies of manners in an American vein since Metropolitan and his dry wit and sharp observations of […]

Fernando Rey and Tomas Milian in Sergio Corbucci's 'Compañeros'

Sergio Corbucci’s ‘Compañeros’ on Amazon Prime

Compañeros (1970) is an ironic title, but then as a spaghetti western—a genre steeped in mercenaries and con men and double crosses—it would have to be. Swedish gun runner Yodlaf (Franco Nero), in Mexico in the heat of the revolution to sell his weapons to the highest bidder, and hot-headed Mexican peasant turned revolutionary officer […]

Hugh Laurie and Tom Hiddleston lead the cast of the mini-series 'The Night Manager'

Coming to Amazon Prime in November 2016

Creed, the Rocky revival starring with Michael B. Jordan as the son of Apollo Creed and Sylvester Stallone playing mentor and father figure as Rocky Balboa, and the shot-in-Oregon indie horror film Green Room with Anton Yelchin and Patrick Stewart, highlight the new movies streaming for Amazon Prime members in November. Standing out from the […]

Jennifer Lawrence stars in 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2,' the fourth and final film in the young adult action franchise.

‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2’ on Amazon Prime and Hulu

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015) brings an end to the first and most successful big screen adaptation of a young adult dystopian thriller of an oppressive, brutal future. Divergent and The Maze Runner followed with less success, both commercially and dramatically, and for that matter the Hunger Games movies wind down as […]

Mike Colter is 'Luke Cage' in the Netflix original series.

What to stream: Marvel’s ‘Luke Cage’ and Woody Allen’s first TV series ‘Crisis’ debut

The wait is over, comic book TV fans: Luke Cage, the third Netflix original series in their gritty Marvel superhero universe, gives the urban hero for hire (played by Mike Colter) his own showcase. “Luke Cage is able to shift the boundaries of possibility for what a superhero show can be about without doing the […]