Old-school Movies To Watch For Family Movie Night

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Don’t get swayed into thinking that the Swiss Family Robinson lifestyle is looking good, Mom remember, there are no dishwashers in the jungle. The Goonies Looking for the perfect movie for a movie night with a group of boys? Goonies (Amazon Prime, $4) is your movie! In fact, your husband is probably still quoting Goonies from the last time he watched it… 20 years ago. Sit in on this one, Mom and Dad. He’ll love reliving his boyhood and you’ll love swooning over a young Corey Feldman just like you were 12 years old again. Labrynth Because, really… what is better than family movie night? How about family movie night with David Bowie? If you remember the ’80s movie Labrynth (Amazon Prime, $6), you get major bonus points. This rock meets fantasy meets crazy ’80s hair movie was actually directed by Muppets creator, Jim Henson, making it an instant hit for kids of all ages. Escape to Witch Mountain If your kids are Harry Potter fans, they’re sure to think that Escape to Witch Mountain (Amazon Prime, $9), an old Disney classic from the 1970s, is a hoot. There’s a little bit of magic, a little bit of sci-fi adventure, a little bit of animals who know more than they should… the perfect recipe for a good family movie.

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Haute Cuisine Meet Hortense, who shakes up the Elysee Palace kitchen cabinet when she becomes the president’s personal chef. As the pride of the republic rests on her shoulders, Hortense will stop at nothing to excel, foodie jealousies be damned. Based on a true story. In French and English with subtitles. Rated PG-13. Inequality for All In this documentary, the amusing but ardently focused Robert Reich explores the growing economic gap in America and its effects on workers, their families and our future. The former Clinton administration labor secretary says we know how to create opportunity for all because we did it in the decades after World War II. Rated PG. Inuk When beaten Greenland teenager Inuk nearly freezes to escape troubles at home, he winds up at an isolated children’s home in the Arctic Sea ice. There old and new worlds intersect on a seal-hunting trip with the hunter Ikuma. In Greenlandic, Danish and English with subtitles.

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Many of them were set in villages, while others trawled the slums and chawls of Mumbai much before Bollywood discovered these spaces. The films made for heavy watching, and often ended on an open and ambiguous note that, depending on the film-makers skills, represented a slap in the face or a running out of ideas. Cinemas of India represents a small segment of the Indian art cinema that was produced from the late 1960s onwards, but its a fabulous start. Film nostalgia isnt only for popular cinema, and feelings towards the art cinema on which us Indians grew up can be as mixed as our regard for the legacy of Sridevi or Rajinikanth. There are duds and gems, embarrassments and riches. Experimental films by Mani Kaul and Kumar Shahani sit on the same shelf as rural realist dramas. One of the greatest gifts of the label, in fact, is the release of DVDs of Kauls long-forgotten early achievements Uski Roti and Duvidha. Awtar Krishna Kauls 27 Down (1974). Photo courtesy: National Film Development Corporation 27 Down by Awtar Krishna Kaul, who died in an accident soon after its completion, is one of the great Mumbai films, featuring unforgettable journeys on the local train, a lustrous Raakhee, and some of the best black and white vistas of the city, including an unforgettable sequence of commuters spilling out of a train as it pulls into a station. Celebrated cinematographer Apurba Kishore Bir, who shot 27 Down and several parallel films, also directed a handful of titles, including Aranyaka, a Rules of the Game-influenced tale set in a tribal part of Orissa and featuring an ex-royal, his guests and a hunt that goes badly wrong. Aranyaka isnt wholly successful in its depiction of the tensions between the ruling class and indigenous people, but its a curio nonetheless, on a par with Aribam Syam Sharmas Manipuri film Sanabi. The story of a stolen horse and the role it plays in a budding romance is less interesting than the rural Manipuri landscape, lovingly photographed by renowned Malayli cinematographer Sunny Joseph. Fareeda Mehtas Kali Salwaar Cinemas of India has given a new lease of life to several neglected films, among them, Fareedas Kali Salwaar, featuring beautiful camerawork by Avijit Mukul Kishore, compelling performances by Sadiya Siddiqui, Irrfan Khan, Surekha Sikri and Sheeba Chaddha, and evocative Central Mumbai locations. Kali Salwaar is set in the Mumbai imaginarium constructed through the stories of Saadat Hasan Manto (the writer also wanders through the narrative)a world of elegant prostitutes, pathetic dreamers, flim-flam artists and flamboyant neighbourhood criminals.