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A man sits on a floor in The Killer.

10 best Netflix movies to watch on New Year’s Day

Want to celebrate New Year's Eve without going out? Try watching these 10 great movies on Netflix at home, and you can ring in 2024 in style.
Nina glares into the camera in Black Swan.

3 great Netflix thrillers to watch on New Year’s Day

Need something to watch on New Year's Eve? Then check out these three great Netflix thrillers right now.
A woman in lingerie stands in The Fall of the House of Usher.

3 great Netflix shows you need to watch on New Year’s Day

Staying in for New Year's Eve and need something to watch? Then try these three great shows, which are all streaming on Netflix. You won't be disappointed.
A ghost stands behind Patrick Wilson's car in Insidious: The Red Door.

3 great Netflix horror movies you should watch on New Year’s Day

Ring in 2024 by watching these three scary horror movies on Netflix on New Year's Eve.
Two men hang out in a bar in All of Us Strangers.

Like All of Us Strangers? Then watch these 3 great movies that are just like it

Did you like All of Us Strangers, the acclaimed 2023 movie starring Andrew Scott and Paul Mescal? Then check out these three great movies that are just like it.
Three people walk at night in The Holdovers.

3 best dramas you need to stream on Christmas Day

This Christmas, treat yourself to these three great dramas, including one of 2023's best movies and a modern classic with Diane Keaton and Sarah Jessica Parker.
The cast of National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation.

30 best Christmas movies to stream right now

Need help finding a good movie to watch this Christmas? Check out this list of the 30 best movies to stream over the holiday on Netflix, Max, Hulu, and more.
Three people sit at a table in The Holdovers.

The Holdovers is the next great Christmas movie classic. Here’s why you should watch it

This 2023 comedy-drama is destined to become the next great perennial Christmas movie classic. Find out what it is and why you should watch it.
Christian Bale holds a lantern in The Pale Blue Eye.

3 great Netflix thrillers you should watch on Christmas Day

In the mood for some thrills on Christmas Day? Then watch these three excellent thrillers that are all streaming on Netflix right now.
A family sits down for dinner in The Ref.

3 great comedies you need to watch on Christmas Day

Need a good laugh on Christmas Day? Then watch these three great comedies that involve a dog show, a kidnapping, and a creepy and kooky family.
A family hugs in Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret.

5 great family movies to watch on Christmas Day

It's Christmastime, which means spending time with the family. These five great kids and family movies are a great way to celebrate the holidays.
Two men sit and stand near a desk in The Office.

20 best Christmas shows to stream right now

Looking for something to watch during the holidays? Then check out Digital Trends' list of the best Christmas TV shows to stream right now.
Onlookers look at a Christmas tree in Batman Returns.

3 underrated Christmas movies you should check out this December 25th

There's a lot to watch this holiday season, and these three underrated Christmas movies are worth your time this December.
Two men in Santa hats stare at each other in A Very Kumar Christmas.

5 Christmas movies to stream on Paramount+

Need more recommendations for holiday movies this December? Then check out these five Christmas movies on Paramount+.
A man carries a wheelbarrow in The Zone of Interest.

Creating the sound of death: How The Zone of Interest brings the Holocaust to chilling life

Digital Trends talked to Johnnie Burn, The Zone of Interest's sound designer, and asked him about how he created "the sound of death" for the Holocaust movie.
People gather at a crashed plane in Society of the Snow.

3 movies you need to watch in January 2024

Just because it's going to be January doesn't mean you should hibernate and stop seeing movies. Here are three movies you should watch in January 2024.
A man's head floats away in Welcome to the Third PLace.

Wait, David Lynch directed a commercial for the Sony PlayStation?

17 years since his last movie was released, some Twitter users have re-discovered a "lost" David Lynch film. Find out what it is and why you should watch it.
A woman looks at a colorful sky in Poor Things.

How Poor Things’ steampunk world of mutant animals and liquid skies came to life

Digital Trends talked to the VFX wizards behind the Emma Stone movie Poor Things and found out how they created a steampunk world full of strange creatures.
Thieves hang out in a hangar in Lift.

Everything coming to Netflix in January 2024

The debut of Society of the Snow and Dan Levy's Good Grief, plus the addition of the hit show This is Us, highlight Netflix's January 2024 schedule.
A woman smokes with another woman in Eileen.

This Anne Hathaway thriller is 2023’s freakiest movie. Here’s why you should watch it

You may not have heard of this 2023 Anne Hathaway thriller, but it's one of the best movies of the year. Here's why you should watch it.
A woman danced in a ballroom in Poor Things.

Poor Things’ cinematographer on lighting a sex comedy, being inspired by Francis Ford Coppola

Digital Trends talked to cinematographer Robbie Ryan about Yorgos Lanthimos' Poor Things, being inspired by Francis Ford Coppola, and not watching Succession.
Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks in Sleepless in Seattle

Where to watch Sleepless in Seattle

From Christmas Eve to Valentine's Day and beyond, here's where you can revisit Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan in the classic rom-com, Sleepless in Seattle.
Two players stand in Squid Game: The Challenge.

When is the Squid Game: The Challenge season 1 finale streaming?

Netflix's latest reality show sensation is about to end. Find out when to watch the Squid Game: The Challenge season 1 finale and which players are left to win.
A man looks out a window in The Killer.

10 best Netflix movies to watch after Thanksgiving

From a few great 2023 movies like The Killer to a classic sci-fi film like Dune, these are the 10 best movies on Netflix to watch after Thanksgiving.
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3 movies and TV shows like Saltburn you have to watch

If you liked the new movie Saltburn with Jacob Elordi and Barry Keoghan, you should check out these three movies and TV shows that are just like it.
A family gathers outside in Yellowstone season one.

Best Black Friday deals at Best Buy: 3 TV show Blu-ray sets you have to buy now

Looking for a good Black Friday deal on the best TV show Blu-ray sets this season? Digital Trends has three recommendations that are ideal for anyone.
Ryan Gosling and Margot Robbie smile at each other in Barbie.

I review movies for a living — here are the best Black Friday DVD deals

As Digital Trends' resident movie critic, here are my picks for the best Black Friday deals on DVDs and Blu-rays at Best Buy this year.
Steve Martin and John Candy in Planes, Trains, and Automobiles.

25 best Thanksgiving movies to stream right now (November 2023)

Need help finding a good movie to watch this Thanksgiving? Check out this list of the 25 best movies to stream over the holiday on Netflix, Max, Hulu, and more.
A dog licks a man in the National Dog Show.

Where to watch the National Dog Show 2023 for free

Find out where to watch the 2023 National Dog Show and see if your favorite canine wins the coveted title.
A man strangles a woman in The Strangler.

2023’s weirdest movie was actually made over 50 years ago. Here’s why it’s still worth watching today

2023 has had its fair share of weird movies, but none top this horror movie, which was made over 50 years ago. Find out what it is and why you should watch it.
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Everything coming to Peacock in December 2023

Peacock's exciting December 2023 schedule includes Mr. Monk's Last Case, season 2 of Dr. Death, Sunday Night Football, Genie, and The Exorcist: Believer.
Keanu Reeves points a gun in John Wick.

What’s new on Tubi in December 2023

What's new on Tubi in December? The first three John Wick movies, the two Kill Bill films, Austin Powers, Tom Cruise in Oblivion, and a lot of holiday movies.
John McClane holds a gun in Die Hard.

Wait, is Bruce Willis’ Die Hard character in Michael Bay’s World War II epic Pearl Harbor or not?

An old Hollywood legend has recently resurfaced, igniting debate about this mystery: Did Bruce Willis' Die Hard character appear in the 2001 movie Pearl Harbor?
Four people stand in a tunnel in Culprits.

Everything coming to Hulu in December 2023

What's coming to Hulu in December 2023? The premiere of Culprits and the last season of Letterkenny, plus movies like The Matrix and Paddington 2, and more.