'Stranger Things' happened in the 1980s

Film | Wide Angle Sep 21, 2016

'Stranger Things' happened in the 1980s

by Giovanni Fazio

The streaming wars continue, and one advantage Netflix has over its rivals is that it releases its original content in Japan without much annoying time lag. That's true of their new paranormal series "Stranger Things," which came out in the dog days of summer ...

The blessing and the curse of being Steve Jobs

Film Oct 31, 2013

The blessing and the curse of being Steve Jobs

by Kaori Shoji

Filmmaker Joshua Michael Stern has the distinction of directing "Jobs," the first big-budget movie biopic on one of the world's most important entrepreneurs: Steve Jobs. The film was bound to come under extreme scrutiny from avid Apple fans, of whom there are many, and ...