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BBC’s North and South on Netflix Streaming

This is a guest post by Heather Smith. I have a love-hate relationship with period dramas. As in some I love and some I hate. They all have a few things in common: flowery language, slow build, and an often confusing set of social rules. There are some stories that can transcend these setbacks, however, […]

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Sweet November

Sweet November is a bittersweet romance about a free spirited woman that helps a workaholic reevaluate his priorities in life.

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The Others

The Others is a dark and suspenseful movie about a mother living in a mansion with her two children, who are allergic to sunlight.

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How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days

How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days is a romantic comedy about two people that will do anything to win a bet, and end up falling for each other.

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Netflix Instant Streaming Find of the Week: Red Dragon

Red Dragon is a prequel to The Silence of the Lambs, about FBI agent Will Graham getting help from the notorious Hannibal Lecter to catch a serial killer.

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The Pianist

The Pianist is a movie detailing a Polish Jewish classical pianist and the years he spent during the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto in World War II.

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Netflix Instant Streaming Find of the Week: The Nines

The Nines is a mind-bending movie divided into three parts, about an actor, a writer, and a video game designer that are all somehow connected by the number 9.

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Moon

Moon is a mind bending movie about astronaut Sam Bell, who is nearing the end of his three year contract working alone at a lunar station.

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The Wedding Planner

The Wedding Planner is about a woman who falls in love, and then discovers that her dream guy is already engaged, and that she is actually planning his wedding.

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Flyboys

Flyboys is a 2006 movie about the adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, a squadron of the French military formed largely of young American volunteers during World War I.

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U-571

U-571 is an intense movie about a World War II submarine crew sent on a retrieval mission.

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Behind Enemy Lines

Behind Enemy Lines is a 2001 movie starring Owen Wilson about a pilot whose plane is shot down in enemy territory.

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Phoebe in Wonderland

Phoebe in Wonderland is a 2008 movie about a young girl with Tourette’s syndrome who seeks comfort in her school’s play.

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Pan’s Labyrinth

Pan’s Labyrinth is about a young girl that escapes her father’s brutal world into a fantastical world full of bizarre and mystical creatures.

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Memento

Memento, starring Guy Pearce, is a brilliant and complex puzzle about a man that has no short term memory.  (That puts a damper on his desperate struggle to solve his wife’s murder.)

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Bend It Like Beckham

Bend It Like Beckham is a 2002 film about a very talented girl who wants nothing more from life than to play professional soccer.

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Stranger Than Fiction

Stranger Than Fiction is about a tax auditor that hears his own life being narrated by a famous author.

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Paycheck

Paycheck is a movie based on a short story by Philip K. Dick, about a man that has his memory erased after completing a job, and instead of receiving a large sum of money he was promised, he receives a parcel full of random, seemingly meaningless items.

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The Ramen Girl

The Ramen Girl is a 2008 film about a lonely American girl in Japan who desperately wants to learn how to cook a traditional bowl of ramen noodles.

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Lady In The Water

Lady In The Water is about a maintenance man that finds a mysterious girl in the pool at his apartment complex.

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