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The Daily Stream: Time To Fight The Future With The X-Files Movie

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.)The Movie: “The X-Files” (Aka “The X-Files: Fight the Future”) Where You Can Stream It: HuluThe Pitch: Agents Mulder and Scully make the leap from the small to the big […]

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The Daily Stream: ‘Crashing’ Is An Awkwardly Hilarious Journey Of Self-Discovery And Stand-Up For Pete Holmes

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.)The Series: CrashingWhere You Can Stream It: HBO MaxThe Pitch: Stand-up comedian Pete Holmes stars in this semi-autobiographical series that finds him learning lessons about himself on […]

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Alamo Drafthouse’s Tim League on Allegations of Company’s Racism and Sexism: ‘I Take Responsibility’

After allegations of sexual harassment, racist attitudes toward customers, and other abuses were leveled against management at Alamo Drafthouse’s Kansas City location last year — charges that had allegedly been previously ignored by corporate brass — the theater chain’s brass have largely been reluctant to discuss the matter publicly. But co-founder and executive chairman Tim […]

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The Daily Stream: Lakeith Stanfield Voices the Anime ‘Yasuke’ in a Feudal Japan with Magic and Mechs

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Series: Yasuke Where You Can Stream It: Netflix The Pitch: A Black ronin finds himself tasked with protecting a young girl in a fantasy-tinged, alt-history […]

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The Daily Stream: ‘Pete’s Dragon’ (1977) is a Fascinating and Surprisingly Mean Disney Oddity

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: Pete’s Dragon (1977) Where You Can Stream It: Disney+ The Pitch: It’s a Disney movie about an abused boy with a not-so-imaginary dragon friend […]

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The Daily Stream: “Hey Guys, You Ever See That Really Old Movie, The Empire Strikes Back?”

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: The Empire Strikes Back Where You Can Stream It: Disney+ The Pitch: It was referenced by a hip and relevant young Spider-Man in Captain […]

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The Quarantine Stream: ‘The Sound of Music’ is as Saccharine and Satisfying as Ever

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the Covid-19 pandemic.) The Movie: The Sound of Music Where You Can Stream It: Disney+ The Pitch: A trouble-making postulant (Julie Andrews) at an Austrian abbey becomes a governess in the home of a widowed […]

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The Quarantine Stream: I Should Be Watching Good Television, But Instead I’m Just Watching ‘Guy’s Grocery Games’

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a new series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the Covid-19 pandemic.) The Show: Guy’s Grocery Games Where You Can Stream It: Hulu The Pitch: Divisive Food Network host and fashion nightmare Guy Fieri invites four chefs into a giant grocery store set, […]

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The Quarantine Stream: ‘The World’s Toughest Race’ is the Next Evolution of Competition Reality Shows

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a new series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the Covid-19 pandemic.) The Series: The World’s Toughest Race Where You Can Stream It: Amazon Prime Video The Pitch: What if Survivor…but without the game show structure? What if The Amazing Race…but actually physically […]

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