Netflix stock plunges on loss of 130,000 US customers

Per: Reuters Netflix said Wednesday it lost U.S. streaming customers for the first time in eight years and missed targets for new subscribers overseas, an announcement that jarred investors ahead of looming competition.Netflix shares sank 11% Thursday after the company posted quarterly results that showed it shed 130,000 U.S. customers from April to June. The […]

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Central Park Five Prosecutor Takes Fire Over Ava DuVernay Netflix Series, Calls It ‘Basket of Lies’

Linda Fairstein is feeling the heat from prize-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay’s new Netflix miniseries, When They See Us, which portrays the retired New York sex-crimes prosecutor as a purveyor of injustice who racially profiled and railroaded the so-called Central Park Five three decades ago. A #cancellindafairstein hashtag has been trending on Twitter in recent days. A petition demanding retailers […]

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100 best movies to watch on Netflix right now

“Chasing Coral” is a documentary about the disappearing coral reefs and the global team of divers, scientists, and photographers documenting the loss. Critics rating: 100% Audience rating: 88% Critics consensus: “‘Chasing Coral’ offers a breathtakingly beautiful look at some of the Earth’s most incredible natural wonders while delivering a sobering warning about their uncertain future.” […]

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100 best movies to watch on Netflix right now

Arnold Schwarzenegger starred in “The Terminator” as a cyborg assassin sent from the future to kill Sarah Conners, a woman whose son would one day grow up to lead a resistance against the machines. Critics rating: 100% Audience rating: 89% Critics consensus: “With its impressive action sequences, taut economic direction, and relentlessly fast pace, it’s […]

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100 best movies to watch on Netflix right now

“The Square (Al Midan)” won three Emmy awards for its depiction of the Egyptian Crisis from the 2011 Egyptian Revolution at Tahrir Square to 2013. Critics rating: 100% Audience rating: 89% Critics consensus: “‘The Square’ offers an electrifying – and edifying – ground-level glimpse of life inside a real-life political revolution.” Per: Insider

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100 best movies to watch on Netflix right now

The Academy Award-nominated documentary “Virunga” explores the conservation efforts of rangers and others trying to protect the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Virunga National Park, home of the last mountain gorillas. Critics rating: 100% Audience rating: 92% Critics consensus: “‘Virunga’ offers a heart-rending glimpse of natural wonders vulnerable to the atrocities of greed – and the […]

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100 best movies to watch on Netflix right now

Paul Newman plays a man sentenced to two years in prison and made to work as part of a chain gang but refuses to play by the rules in “Cool Hand Luke.” Critics rating: 100% Audience rating: 95% Critics consensus: “Though hampered by Stuart Rosenberg’s direction, ‘Cool Hand Luke’ is held aloft by a stellar […]

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