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Where to Stream Ten of the Year's Best Films

It's late-December so all you'll be hearing for the next few months will be "12 Years a Slave" this and "Gravity" that -- but there were other great movies made in 2013 too, you know. And you can stream ten of them now on Netflix, Amazon and Fandor.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • December 27, 2013 4:16 PM
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DreamWorks and Netflix Chase Kids with Streaming Partnership

In a landmark deal, DreamWorks presents a new animated series, "Turbo FAST," now available to stream on Netflix. The children's series will be the first of 300 hours of programming the studio will create for the streaming service.
  • By Anne Thompson and Ryan Lattanzio
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  • December 26, 2013 12:36 PM
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Best of the Week: Top Ten Tom Hanks Performances, Talking Original Score Contenders, 'Wolf of Wall Street' and More

The top stories of the week from TOH!
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  • December 21, 2013 1:44 PM
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For Your Streaming Consideration: Eight Scene-Stealing and Overlooked Female Performances from 2013 (CLIPS)

With many of the major critics' groups nominees and winners landing, and with a Best Actress Oscar race that's virtually locked-and-loaded at this point, there is little hope for any of the year's fine female performances to squeeze in. But these eight actresses deserve kudos, and you can stream their films now. Clips after the jump.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • December 9, 2013 4:25 PM
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Stream This: Five Essential Experiments in Animation (CLIPS)

From Ari Folman to Jan Svankmajer, catch up on your experimental animated films with these five essentials you can stream now.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • November 17, 2013 2:11 PM
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Your Week in Streaming: Why the Commercial Art Film Is Dying, and the Scandalous Films That Define Its Legacy

Whatever happened to the mainstream art film? Those daring, high-minded movies for adults and serious filmgoers, that flew into art houses and the megaplexes on the wings of word-of-mouth and studio support, are dying.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • November 6, 2013 4:30 PM
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Your Week in Streaming: This Halloween, 10 Horror Movies to Scar You for Life

Halloween is upon us. Satisfy your taste for the weird, curious, disturbing and life-scarring with these 10 independent horror films that will melt your brain and rot your soul.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • October 30, 2013 6:02 PM
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Your Week in Streaming: 'The Heat' Hits VOD, and Six Other Weird and Wonderful Female "Buddy" Movies

If you missed Paul Feig's hilarious, smart, raunchy Bullock and McCarthy two-hander "The Heat" this past summer, fear not. You can now catch up with the film on demand and iTunes. And in the spirit of this release, here are other, perhaps more unconventional streaming movies that fit the female buddy bill.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • October 23, 2013 4:29 PM
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Your Week in Streaming: Eight Nightmarish and Truly Terrifying Films to Scare Up Your Halloween

With Halloween just two weeks away, it's high time to revisit some of your favorite horror films or discover new ones on demand. From J-horror to arthouse horror, here are some of the scariest movies available to stream on iTunes, Netflix and more.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • October 16, 2013 3:21 PM
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Your Week in Streaming: Movies About Movies by Hong Sang-soo and Jim McBride

This week, check out Hong Sang-soo's "In Another Country" and Jim McBride's "David Holzman's Diary" on VOD, two underrated and under-seen movies about movies.
  • By Ryan Lattanzio
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  • October 2, 2013 3:43 PM
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