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The 100 best movies now on Netflix

So many options, but which to pick? Consult our ranked list of the very best that Netflix has to offer

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The 20 best movies of 2014

The year in cinema was a killer ride

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The 20 best movie scenes of 2014

If you don’t have time to catch up with all the best movies of 2014, simply fast-forward to these key scenes and get all your cinematic sustenance in handy, bite-sized chunks. From boozy apes to dudes in capes, these were our favorite movie moments in 2014.RECOMMENDED: Best of 2014

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The best new movies on Netflix this month

What's premiering on the streaming service in January?

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Amy Adams interview

‘My relationship with work feels healthy’

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New movies we love

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The Interview

The Interview marks the first time Seth Rogen goes to a place that most people can’t: North Korea

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  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Mr. Turner

Sad and joyful, Mr. Turner offers a wonderfully rich tapestry of experience

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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The Babadook

A slow-building, expertly unsettling horror film

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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The Imitation Game

Snappy and not too solemn, but perhaps not as much of a psychological puzzle as it could have been

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Top Five

Chris Rock loves to crack us up, but lately, a stealth dramatist has emerged

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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The Two Faces of January

It has an unhurried, louche air about it that gives way to claustrophobia as it starts to get its clammy hands around your neck

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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New movie releases

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Into the Woods

What’s in the woods? A-listers dressed like Game of Thrones extras, belting out show tunes.

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Unbroken

Angelina Jolie’s third film as a director is a gorgeously shot and hard-hitting old-school war drama

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  • 3 out of 5 stars
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The Gambler

Four decades after the original, this remake feels tired, egocentric and a touch false

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Big Eyes

If you know the basics of the tale, there’s little more to gain from this shallow, gaudy retelling

Time Out says
  • 2 out of 5 stars
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

What we have here is a whole lot more of Jackson’s proven formula

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Annie

A candied corporate fantasia that could only take place in Taylor Swift’s New York

Time Out says
  • 2 out of 5 stars
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Movie-going in Chicago

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The best movie theaters in Chicago

The top spots for classic films, indie gems and the latest blockbusters

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Film events: Chicago's best movies and fests

Check out the best movie screenings, fests, Q&As and other film events happening in Chicago

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Film lists you love

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Best sex scenes in film

Outside of porn flicks, these are the lustiest lovemaking scenes on film

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23 things we learned about Chicago from the movies

The landscape and lifestyle of Chicago is a little suspect in the eyes of Hollywood

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Worst movie sex scenes

We count down the 20 most excruciating movie sex scenes

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The 43 best fictional Chicagoans

We consult our favorite Chicago-set fiction to find the greatest fake people to ever hail from our city

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The 100 best animated movies

World-famous animators pick the best animated movies ever

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The 50 most romantic movies of all time

Prepare to swoon at our loveliest of lists

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