Why The Umbrella Academy might beat your superhero fatigue
The Netflix show captures a different way to explore superheroes.
The best films coming to Netflix, Stan and SBS on Demand in July
From espionage thrillers to action-comedies and romantic dramas, here are the best films arriving on streaming platforms in July.
Top 20 foreign language films on Netflix and Stan
These films are so good they will soon make you forget the subtitles.
Netflix is opening its first Australian HQ. What does this mean for the local screen industry?
What might an Australian Netflix HQ mean for the local screen industry?
Entertaining Netflix film Beats dodges typical music drama clichés
Although, like many Netflix offerings, it can feel inconsequential.
There’s one thing that keeps Murder Mystery truly funny
This breezily enjoyable film takes its cues from the superb comedy Game Night.
Why Jessica Jones is one of Marvel’s greatest achievements
We revisit the surprising, shocking and stunning debut first season.
Rolling Thunder Revue is a brilliant, mind-bending film about performance and fakery
Martin Scorsese’s new Netflix documentary explores Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue tour from the 1970s.
Tense sci-fi thriller I Am Mother is a notch above most straight-to-Netflix fare
There’s plenty to recommend in this increasingly paranoid sci-fi three-hander.
The best films coming to Netflix, Stan and SBS on Demand in June
Streaming guru and film critic Craig Mathieson picks his highlights for June.
Top 20 classic vintage films on Netflix and Stan
The breadth of cinema’s history is shockingly thin on Australian streaming services – but there are still some wonderful vintage films to watch.
Netflix’s The Perfection is a subversive feminist thriller as great as its title suggests
Exhilarating, sexy and driven by a sense of genuine fury, The Perfection starts wild and gets wilder.
Wine Country has a fantastic boozed-up cast, but they have more fun than the audience
This film clunkily tries to corral its fantastic cast into a bland feel-good narrative.
Pick of the Litter and five other documentaries for dog lovers
These films are pawsitively excellent dogo-umentaries.
New to Netflix, Prospect is an above-average sci-fi Western gem
A lot more to offer than just being an exercise in trope regurgitation.
The Ted Bundy biopic Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile is empty and pointless
The director seem determined to avoid answering any of the questions that might have made this film interesting.
There’s a Bob Dylan documentary coming to Netflix, directed by Martin Scorsese
This would not be the first time that the words “fever dream” and “Bob Dylan” have been used in the same sentence.
The best films coming to Netflix, Stan and SBS on Demand in May
Here are the best titles coming to Netflix, Stan and SBS on Demand in May.
Netflix’s Someone Great tepidly tries to cross Broad City with Blue Valentine
“Easily the best thing about Someone Great is its cast.”
Top 20 romantic films on Netflix and Stan
Romance has been integral to the cinema since the medium began.
Netflix’s horror movie The Silence is a dreadfully dull Stephen King knockoff
The writing in The Silence is stodgy and the execution pedestrian, with an insufferable air of ennui smothering the life out of it.
Brie Larson’s rainbow-coloured Unicorn Store is an insightful tale of female arrested development
Brie Larson’s directorial debut is overtly quirky but thoughtful and insightful.