Netflix thinks people still like Adam Sandler movies

Adam Sandler's recent output has been… well, it's probably best not to talk about it. Regardless of how you feel about his work, Netflix and its viewers seem to be fans and as such the streaming juggernaut has inked another four-movie deal with the…

Hollywood again considers $30 early movie rentals

Slowly, movie studios are putting the pieces in place for reducing the time between a film's theatrical run and when you can watch it at home. The latest step toward this is news that Warner Bros. would be cool with people watching its movies as soon…

Amazon nabs ‘Moonlight’ streaming exclusive

Competition between Amazon Prime Video and Netflix remains fierce. At the moment, both streaming platforms are doing whatever they can to gain an edge. Netflix is scooping up premium content like Dave Chappelle stand-up specials and an unfinished Ors…

Netflix really wants to be a legitimate movie studio

Netflix has been producing original movies at a steady clip, sure, but, despite its best efforts, earning any prestige has proved elusive. In an effort to attract more big name stars like Will Smith, and directors such as Martin Scorsese, Deadline re…

Netflix will help finish Orson Welles’ last film

Netflix is normally focused on landing rights for hot upcoming projects. However, its latest coup is decidedly different — it's a movie that's four decades overdue. The streaming service has acquired the rights to The Other Side of the Wind, an Orso…

SXSW 2017: What to watch out for over the weekend

The atmosphere here in Austin, Texas is warming up nicely (as is, thankfully, the weather). With the smell of BBQ and the constant strum of guitar now permanently lingering in the air, it can only mean one thing: SXSW's Interactive weekend is upon us…

IMDb adds ‘F-Rating’ to help users identify feminist-friendly movies

In a bid to highlight movies that celebrate women in cinema, popular film information site IMDb has incorporated a new feminist classification into its listings. In order for a movie to earn the new 'F-Rating', it must either be written or directed b…