Julianna Margulies in "The Good Wife."

‘The Good Wife: The Complete Series’ on Amazon Prime Video and Hulu

Created by Michelle and Robert King, the first season of The Good Wife offers a classic legal drama reframed by a ripped-from-the-headlines twist. Julianna Margulies’ Alicia Florrick is the publically loyal but privately ambivalent wife of a disgraced Chicago politician (Chris Noth), who resigns in the face of a sex scandal. “Six months later,” Alicia […]

Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner in the Hulu original series 'Difficult People'

Arriving on Hulu in July 2016

Hulu announced highlights of its July schedule. New films include Mr. Holmes (2015) with Ian McKellan as an aging Sherlock Holmes, Terminator Genisys (2015) with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Emilia Clarke, acclaimed foreign films Phoenix (2014) from Germany and Like Someone in Love (2012) from Japan (and directed by Iranian filmmaker Abba Kiarostami), and six Star […]

Davis Guggenheim's documenary 'He Named Me Malala' profiles teenage activist Malala Yousafzai

Arriving on Hulu in June 2016

Hulu announced highlights of its June schedule. This month features Love & Mercy starring Paul Dano and John Cusack playing The Beach Boys songwriter Brian Wilson at different stages of his life, the documentary He Named Me Malala (2015), Woody Allen’s Midnight in Paris (2011), and the heist comedy Stand Up Guys (2013) with Al […]

Ryan Gosling and friend in 'Lars and the Real Girl,' directed by Craig Gillespie.

‘Lars and The Real Girl’ on Amazon Prime and Hulu

Lars and The Real Girl (2007) – Ryan Gosling is Lars, a shy, possibly borderline autistic child-man who mail-orders a fiancée and introduces the anatomically correct love doll as his living, breathing girlfriend. His brother (Paul Schneider) is speechless, his worried sister-in-law (Emily Mortimer) understandably concerned, and the doting community plays along with an unflagging […]

The cast of the TBS sitcom 'Angie Tribeca'

Arriving on Hulu in May 2016

Hulu announced highlights of its May schedule. This month features comedy Hot Pursuit with Reese Witherspoon and Sofía Vergara, Age of Adaline with Blake Lively, the original Airplane!, another round of James Bond movies, the first season of the new comedy Angie Tribeca, complete runs of the Lifetime comedy Drop Dead Diva and the BBC […]

Harold Lloyd in 'Safety Last,' his most famous thrill comedy.

Criterion Streams: Harold Lloyd’s ‘Safety Last’ on Hulu

Safety Last (1923) is the most famous of Harold Lloyd’s silent comedies and first of his “thrill pictures,” films that he built around slapstick ingenuity in the midst of daredevil stunts. This one has a doozy: Lloyd scales an office building in downtown Los Angeles, fumbling and fighting with obstacles the entire way. The image […]

Aaron Paul in the Hulu original series 'The Path' from executive producer Jason Katims

What to watch: Hulu follows ‘The Path,’ plus new arrivals on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and other streamers

The new Hulu original series The Path stars Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad) as a man disillusioned with the cult-like religion, a small movement called Meyerism that has resemblances to Scientology, that has dominated his life and still has a hold over his wife (Michelle Monaghan), and Hugh Dancy (Hannibal) as a leader in the organization […]