Taylor Schilling in the Netflix original series 'Orange is the New Black: Season 4'

What to watch: Season Four of ‘Orange’ and China’s box office monster

The fourth season of the Netflix signature original series Orange is the New Black brings new inmates (including Blair Brown as a Martha Stewart-like lifestyle mogul) and who new squadron of high-security guards to join Piper (Taylor Schilling), Crazy Eyes (Uzo Aduba), Red (Kate Mulgrew), Alex (Laura Prepon), Poussey (Samira Wiley), the inmate formerly known […]

Taylor Schilling in the Netflix original series 'Orange is the New Black: Season 4'

Coming and Going on Netflix in June 2016

June brings the fourth season of the Orange is the New Black: Season 4, which has become signature series for Netflix, the latest Netflix original movie The Fundamentals of Caring starring Paul Rudd and Craig Roberts, and Spotlight, the Oscar-winning drama about the Boston Globe’s investigation into the Catholic Church’s cover-up of child abuse by […]

Drew Barrymore with host Chelsea Handler on the Netflix original talk show 'Chelsea.'

What to watch: ‘Goosebumps,’ ‘Coriolanus,’ ‘Angie Tribeca,’ and ‘Chelsea’ talks

Chelsea Handler hosts Chelsea, the new Netflix chat show. New episodes go live every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, and her first week line-up includes Drew Barrymore, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Chris Evans. It’s being touted as a new “late night” series and indeed new episodes are available just after midnight, but in the streamosphere, such definitions […]

Patrick Fugit and Kate Hudson star in Cameron Crowe's autobiographical 'Almost Famous.'

‘Almost Famous’ on Netflix

Almost Famous (2000), Cameron Crowe’s thinly fictionalized autobiography, is deftly poised between rosy affection, thoughtful remembrance, and giddy adolescent awe. As perhaps it should be. Revisiting the mid-seventies rock scene, the story of 15-year-old William (Crowe’s stand-in, played by Patrick Fugit) sent by Rolling Stone magazine to tour with an up-and-coming band (Stillwater, a fictional […]

Benicio Del Toro and Halle Berry in 'Things We Lost in the Fire,' directed by Susanne Bier

‘Things We Lost in the Fire’ on Netflix

Things We Lost in the Fire (2007) – Grieving widow Audrey (Halle Berry) reluctantly tracks down her husband’s best friend, the down-and-out heroin addict Jerry (Benicio Del Toro), for the funeral. She disliked Jerry in life but her husband wouldn’t abandon his friend (flashbacks show their connection). Now she unexpectedly invites him to move in […]