Award-Winning

  • Crash
    Movie + 1 extra

    Crash

    Movie + 1 extra

    2005 • R • Drama, Crimes & Thrillers, Award Winning

    Winner of 3 Academy Awards®, including Best Picture.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Screenwriter Paul Haggis’ directorial debut overcomes any claims of contrivance with its powerful examination of everyday race relations.

    Lives combust when a Bren...

  • The Graduate
    Movie + 6 extras

    The Graduate

    Movie + 6 extras

    1967 • R • Comedy, Drama, Award Winning

    Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft in a cinema game-changer.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Mike Nichols' classic, featuring a landmark soundtrack from Simon & Garfunkel, introduced the very concept of a quarter-life crisis.

    Benjamin Braddock, a recent college ...

  • Carnal Knowledge
    Movie + 4 extras

    Carnal Knowledge

    Movie + 4 extras

    1971 • R • Drama, Romance, Award Winning

    It's the early 70s and everyone is talking about sex.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Mike Nichols' candid, controversial comedy is often praised for its insight into the mid-century male mind.

    Life-long friends Jonathan and Sandy measure themselves against one...

  • Synecdoche, New York

    Movie

    2008 • R • Comedy, Drama, Award Winning

    Charlie Kaufman’s surreal directorial debut.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This ambitious and surreal film provides fascinating insight into the mind of a writer.

    Philip Seymour Hoffman stars as an ailing theatre director with a fractured personal life, who ...

  • Darling
    Movie

    Darling

    Movie

    1965 • NR • Drama, Romance, Award Winning

    A cynical social satire set in swinging ‘60s London.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Julie Christie’s Oscar®-winning portrayal of a morally bankrupt woman on the make remains as captivating today as it did half a century ago.

    Ambitious, upwardly-mobile actres...

  • Hatfields & McCoys: Part 1
    Movie + 2 extras

    Hatfields & McCoys: Part 1

    Movie + 2 extras

    2012 • TV-14 • Drama, Romance, Award winning

    Kevin Costner and Bill Paxton lead the legendary clans.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This engrossing retelling of the well-known family feud offers an entertaining and enlightening look at an oft mythologized bit of history.

    Part 1. Close friends and Co...

  • The Lion in Winter
    Movie + 3 extras

    The Lion in Winter

    Movie + 3 extras

    1968 • PG • Drama, Award Winning, Biography

    Royal intrigue infiltrates the holiday season in medieval France.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Anthony Hopkins made his film debut in this sharp period piece headlined by movie greats Peter O’Toole and Katharine Hepburn.

    King Henry II wants to invite his...

  • Affliction

    Movie

    1997 • R • Crimes & Thrillers, Award Winning, Drama

    An intense, haunting film from the writer of ‘Taxi Driver’.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Paul Schrader directs this beautifully filmed story against the harsh snow-white backdrop of a town where everyone knows each other.

    Sissy Spacek, Nick Nolte,...

  • Rider on the Rain

    Movie

    1970 • PG-13 • Crimes & Thrillers, Award Winning, International

    A masterful French mystery in the tradition of Hitchcock.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: René Clément’s spellbinding, stylish thriller was a European smash that made Charles Bronson an international star.

    When a beautiful but lonely yo...

  • Ida
    Ida
    Movie

    Ida

    Movie

    2013 • PG-13 • International, Drama, Award Winning

    A young nun must choose between what God has put before her.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Director Pawel Pawlikowski’s stunningly austere, post-war period picture is a haunting masterpiece of modern Polish cinema.

    About to take her vows to become...

  • The Dead
    Movie

    The Dead

    Movie

    1987 • PG • Drama, Award Winning

    A wife’s remembrances lead her husband to an epiphany.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Director John Huston’s final film, starring his daughter Angelica, is a subtle, poignant adaptation of James Joyce’s masterful short story.

    In 1904 Dublin, two elderly spinster sis...

  • High Noon
    Movie

    High Noon

    Movie

    1952 • PG • Drama, Crimes & Thrillers, Award Winning

    Gary Cooper in arguably the best Western ever made.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This Oscar-winning classic eschews genre traditions to create a tightly scripted, minimalist film whose unique tension lies in anticipation.

    Newly married and newly...

  • Midnight in Paris
    Movie + 2 extras

    Midnight in Paris

    Movie + 2 extras

    2011 • PG-13 • Comedy, Romance, Award Winning

    Anything is possible in Paris when Woody Allen is directing.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: One of Woody's more recent masterpieces, it captures the magic of one of the most romantic cities in the world.

    Gil, played by Owen Wilson, is a blocked writer o...

  • Hatfields & McCoys: Part 2

    Movie

    2012 • TV-14 • Drama, Romance, Award winning

    Kevin Costner and Bill Paxton lead the legendary clans.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This engrossing retelling of the well-known family feud offers an entertaining and enlightening look at an oft mythologized bit of history.

    Part 2. Close friends and Co...

  • Hatfields & McCoys: Part 3

    Movie

    2012 • TV-14 • Drama, Romance, Award winning

    Kevin Costner and Bill Paxton lead the legendary clans.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This engrossing retelling of the well-known family feud offers an entertaining and enlightening look at an oft mythologized bit of history.

    Part 3. Close friends and Co...

  • Cinema Paradiso

    Movie

    1988 • R • Drama, International, Award Winning

    An affecting film about why we love the movies.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Movie lovers of every age will understand this moving story of a child’s revelatory love affair with film.

    Young Salvatore first discovered the escapist power of film thanks...

  • 50/50
    Movie

    50/50

    Movie

    2011 • R • Comedy, Drama, Award Winning

    Two friends band together when one is diagnosed with cancer.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This quietly moving bromance manages to mine moments of honest, laugh out loud humor from a truly difficult situation.

    Adam (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) and Kyle (Seth Rogen)...

  • Days of Heaven

    Movie

    1978 • PG • Drama, Romance, Award Winning

    Terrence Malick’s poetic tale of love and murder in 1916.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This stunning period tragedy, Malick’s highly anticipated follow up to ‘Badlands,’ is considered one of the most beautiful films ever made.

    In pre-World War I America, ...

  • Hannah and Her Sisters

    Movie

    1986 • PG-13 • Comedy, Drama, Award Winning

    A talented cast shines in one of Woody Allen's most acclaimed works.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Its interwoven family stories play like a witty episodic novel on film.

    The lives, loves and infidelities of one extended family play out over three Thanks...

  • Fiddler on the Roof
    Movie + 1 extra

    Fiddler on the Roof

    Movie + 1 extra

    1971 • G • Drama, Music & Musicals, Award Winning

    Norman Jewison’s classic adaptation of the Broadway musical.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This heartwarmingly sentimental take on the stage sensation is a timeless celebration of family and faith in the midst of conflict.

    In turn-of-the-century, p...

  • Marty
    Movie + 3 extras

    Marty

    Movie + 3 extras

    1955 • NR • Drama, Romance, Award Winning

    He’s a nice guy, and she’s a nice girl. Could it be love?

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This poignant, slice-of-life character study of a lonely Bronx butcher is the only movie based on a TV program to win a Best Picture Oscar®.

    Unmarried and living with h...

  • The Bridge on the River Kwai

    Movie + 3 extras

    1957 • PG • Action & Adventure, War, Award Winning

    Winner of seven Oscars®, including Best Picture.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: Simply put, this iconic war film is one of the greatest movies ever made.

    When two opposing commanding officers are forced to build a bridge together, more than just prid...

  • The Thomas Crown Affair

    Movie

    2009 • R • Crimes & Thrillers, Romance, Award Winning

    The stylish original classic with Steve McQueen and Faye Dunaway.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This fun-filled romantic heist movie was one of the first films to employ now commonplace split-screen images.

    Steve McQueen is at the height of his ...

  • The Silence of the Lambs
    Movie + 4 extras

    The Silence of the Lambs

    Movie + 4 extras

    1991 • R • Crimes & Thrillers, Horror, Award Winning

    The first horror film to win five Oscars.

    WHY WE PICKED IT: This iconic, arguably unsurpassed thriller gave us one of the most terrifying villains of all time in Anthony Hopkins’ Hannibal Lecter.

    A young F.B.I. cadet confronts an incar...