Why Uncut Gems is among the best Netflix movies: The Safdie brothers proved themselves a deft hand at adrenaline-pumping motion with Good Time (also out there on Netflix). Critics Consensus: Uncut Gems reaffirms the Safdies as masters of anxiety-inducing cinema – and proves Adam Sandler stays a formidable dramatic actor when given the proper materials.
Rian Johnson, director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Knives Out , joined in. So did Lindsay Ellis , a YouTuber who focuses on film critique. Critics Consensus: A dark, tautly constructed adaptation of James M. Cain’s novel – penned by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler – Double Indemnity continues to set the standard for the most effective in Hollywood movie noir.
Eventually, the sale and rental of flicks on residence video became a big “second venue” for exhibition of films, and a further income for the film companies. In June of 1894, … Read More