Lisa Rubenacker

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100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

It's become harder on the movie front, as Netflix boosts its TV side, but you can put a good dent in some classic films if you have the right guide.<p>That's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the latest titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we've put together the 100 …

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Thierry Bornier’s Breathtaking Photos of China Will Stun You into Silence

Former fashion CEO Thierry Bornier quit his job and moved to Yunnan, China. The rest is magic.<p>Thierry Bornier is a French landscape photographer living in Yunnan, China. His photographs have been published by National Geographic and he has won numerous awards for his breathtaking aerials. But …

The Man in the High Castle season 2 is the worst TV show of the year

After losing its showrunner, Amazon’s alt-history Nazi drama has become deeply irresponsible television.<p>When “Fallout,” the season two finale of Amazon’s alternate-history drama <i>The Man in the High Castle</i>, ended, my computer automatically began playing the show’s next “episode.”<p>It was a short …

Tim Roth: ‘If you neglect the working class for so long, they will rebel against you’

The actor, who plays a serial killer in new BBC drama Rillington Place, talks about the rise of ‘fascism’ in the US, the abuse he suffered as a child and why he cares only about reviews from the staff in his local supermarket<p>It is a balmy afternoon in Pasadena, California, with winter sunshine …

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

The 12 Must-Watch Movies That Expire From Netflix in November

There's a lot happening in the world right now. Hide away from it all next month with these must-see movies.<p>The baseball playoffs are in full swing, the movie award season is ramping up, and an impending presidential election between two exceedingly polarizing candidates is also in its final days …

The 50 best movies of all time, according to critics

When film critics are the only factor taken into account for such a list, however, the results skew in unexpected directions.<p>To find out which films have been the most critically acclaimed over time, we turned to the reviews aggregator Metacritic for this ranking, which scores films by their …

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7 myths about the battle of Culloden busted

The last ever battle to be fought on British soil, the 1746 battle of Culloden was the final confrontation of the 1745 Jacobite Rising – an attempt …

Documentary Offers A Wrenching Look At America's First Modern Gun Massacre

<i>Tower</i> is an animated documentary that tells the story of a massacre that happened 50 years ago and was a historic first: A man with no record of violence shot at people at random for no logical reason.<p>It was Aug. 1, 1966, in the middle of a 100-degree day at the University of Texas at Austin. The …

Ripper Street: a ridiculously underrated Victorian crime thriller

This is a remarkable series about the capers of east London inhabitants in the 19th century – and its enjoyment of words is something I’ve never before come across on TV<p><b>What is it?</b> A ridiculously underrated Victorian crime thriller with writing so deft and nimble it takes your breath away.<p><b>Why</b> …

Dracula

DRACULA: between myth and reality<p>by Adrian Axinte<p>It was precisely a century ago that one of the masterpieces of Gothic horror fiction - and of …

The 35 best drama movies streaming on Netflix

What makes a drama worth watching? An antihero? A fraught love story? Joy and pain, sunshine and rain? Netflix has films that check all those boxes. …

17 Irish Pubs You Have To Visit Before You Die

Nothing beats the feel of a good Irish pub with a mixture of good craic, superb Guinness and that warm feeling as you settle in for a couple of …

These hilariously British greeting cards will have you in absolute stitches

LONDON — It is oft said that art imitates life.<p>If that's true, UK-based illustrator Hazel Bee has managed to capture the hilarious quirks that define …

Tom Waits Reads Two Charles Bukowski Poems, “The Laughing Heart” and “Nirvana”

Opportunities to meet one’s heroes can go any number of ways. They can be underwhelming and disappointing, embarrassing and awkward, or—as Tom Waits …

Twenty Years of Listening to Gillian Welch

Gillian Welch, the Los Angeles-raised musician, whose lyrics and voice conjure Appalachian hollows, Dust Bowl highways, and Nashville morphine dens, released her first album, “Revival,” twenty years ago. Several of the songs sounded as if they might have been written a hundred years earlier. …

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These thrillers on Netflix will leave you on the edge of your seat

When it comes to the best thrillers on Netflix, there are a couple of questions you need to ask yourself: What’s the last horror movie that kept you …

One in five tattoo inks in Australia contain carcinogenic chemicals

A report this week from the Australian government’s National Industrial Chemical’s Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS) shows what’s in the …

Plumen 003 lightbulb combines engineering and jewellery design

Plumen has launched its new lightbulb, Plumen 003, an LED lamp that combines engineering with product and jewellery design.<p>This is the latest …

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8 sights every Irish person should see at least once

IRELAND IS FULL of great things to see - but the funny thing is, it’s often left up to the tourists to do it.<p>That should change. We should take some …

#3731: Next Wave of British Folk

For this New Sounds, listen to musicians from British Isles take new approaches to the old songs, along with brand new folk-steeped compositions. Hear music by the folk band Lau, (a word that means "natural light” in Orcadian), who are from both Scotland and England. Listen to their “The Bell That …

The Night Of Had One Final Brutal Lesson

The series finale refused to provide a perfect ending.<p>Over the course of eight weeks, while <i>The Night Of</i> explored the murder trial of an innocent young Muslim man, a 26-year-old in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, had his conviction overturned. After a decade behind bars, Brendan Dassey—whose imprisonment for …

How HBO's 'The Night Of' has humanized American Muslim families

The crime and justice drama "The Night Of" that's become HBO's newest addictive thriller features an American Muslim character so complex that it's still anyone's guess as to whether he's innocent or guilty of a crime that kicked off the series eight episodes ago<p>The miniseries, which concludes …

BrainDead: the absurd new thriller that will make your head explode

Part sci-fi comedy, part political saga, this wonderfully weird show from The Good Wife creators reveals the key issue afflicting America: space bugs<p><b>What is it?</b> Finally, a sensible explanation for everything that’s wrong with the world.<p><b>Why you’ll love it:</b> The year is 2016, and partisan politics are …

The Skillful, Terrifying ‘Don’t Breathe’ Is The Year’s Best Horror Movie

For over two-thirds of the exhilarating horror movie <i>Don’t Breathe</i>, young burglars are trapped in the home of a blind man they’re attempting to rob, which doesn’t sound like an impossible situation until you consider that the victim, a military veteran, has defense skills keener than Rutger Hauer in</i> …

Mulholland Drive leads the pack in list of 21st century's top films

BBC Culture poll of 177 film critics around the world puts David Lynch’s 2001 surrealist masterpiece in top spot<p>David Lynch’s surrealist masterpiece Mulholland Drive, which even its most ardent fans admit is as maddeningly baffling as it is mesmerising, has been named the greatest film of the 21st …

Flood destroys home of man who believes floods sent to punish gays

Amid the horror of floods that have covered southern Louisiana in recent days, a grim note of irony: Tony Perkins, the head of the anti-queer Family …

The Tragically Hip: 10 Essential Songs

“Highway Girl” (1987)<p>After forming in Kingston in 1984, the band started playing shows in and around Ontario. At a gig at the iconic Horseshoe Tavern …

Canada’s unofficial poet laureate is dying, but he gave one last concert before he goes

By Karla Adam<p>, Reporter<p>It’s an interesting question to ponder: What band could bring your country to a standstill?<p>For Canadians, the answer is simple: It’s the Tragically Hip.<p>On Saturday, Canada was effectively closed as its citizens huddled around their TVs, celebrating the band and the …

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These Are the Best Memes of the 2016 Rio Olympics

The 2016 Olympics in Rio have definitely been one for the books. From Simone Biles and the rest of the Final Five to Katie Ledecky’s domination in …