Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz star in 'The Lobster' from Yorgos Lanthimos.

Love is strange: ‘The Lobster’ on Netflix and Kanopy

Greek filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos describes his English language debut The Lobster as his film about love (following Dogtooth, his film on life, and Alps, on death). Which is not necessarily to call it a love story. It is, in its own way, but it just as much about the social expectations of love and marriage […]

Phoebe Waller-Bridge stars in the British series 'Fleabag' on Amazon Prime

What to stream: A British ‘Fleabag’ on Amazon Prime, ‘Roots’ on Hulu, ‘Supergirl’ on Netflix, and more

Fleabag is written by and stars Phoebe Waller-Bridge as an unfiltered young woman in London struggling to keep her balance. It was play before it was a six-episode comedy series, both written by Waller-Bridge, and the series co-stars Sian Clifford her older sister and Olivia Colman as their stepmother. “Though the sex talk is as […]