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In ‘Holidate,’ on Netflix, she hates holidays, and so does he. (Care to guess what happens?)

Two Chicago singles (Emma Roberts and Luke Bracey) agree to be each other’s no-strings “holidate” for family gatherings. Will they fall in love?

10 family-friendly Halloween movies to watch from the safety of home

With trick-or-treating discouraged, the safest place to be this Halloween might be on the couch with the kids. Here's a list of family-friendly Halloween movies to choose from.

The best scary movies from every year since 1960 to watch this Halloween

The coronavirus pandemic may have robbed us of many Halloween traditions, but binge-watching scary movies? Safe. Here's a list of top horror movies and where to stream them.

Portrait of a young climate activist in ‘I Am Greta’

A new documentary takes us behind the scenes and inside the passions of Greta Thunberg.


In ‘Synchronic,’ designer drug meets time travel

Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead work in a grand old tradition of smart people making genre movies for too little money.


Doc Talk: Gossip monger, peace protectors, women on the march, unshod walker

“Walter Winchell: The Power of Gossip,” “Sinai Field Mission,” “Not Done: Women Remaking America,” and “Barefoot: The Mark Baumer Story.”

IMDb went online 30 years ago this month

Today, the site is an indispensable part of the moviegoing experience — like popcorn or trailers or the Oscar.


In Focus: At the IFFB’s Fall Focus, King and Zappa stand out

This year's installment of the annual festival features documentaries about two prominent figures from the 1960s.