Our streaming guru picks his highlights for January.
Here’s some big news for all you Potter-heads out there.
Stan just got a big injection of Disney and Marvel movies.
Espionage thrillers, Oscar favourites, apocalyptic horror, The Boss and more.
The Australian streaming platform Stan and funding body Film Victoria have joined forces, partnering up for a two-year program
Streaming guru and film critic Craig Mathieson picks his November highlights.
A measly amount of Australian film and TV content is currently on Netflix.
Streaming guru and film critic Craig Mathieson picks the best titles coming to Netflix, Stan and SBS on Demand in October.
Movies by female filmmakers mightn’t reach our screens as frequently as those by their male counterparts, but there is plenty to watch if you know where to look.
Critic Craig Mathieson picks the best films coming to Netflix, Stan and SBS on Demand in September.
Before there were action movies there was the action scene: a flickering 1920s Hollywood delight of physical expressiveness or heroic daring conjured up for a backlot western or a costumed period adventure. Eventually, with bigger budgets and dedicated filmmakers, the action film became a kinetic genre unto itself. But even now the fight scene, car […]
Glenn Dunks picks the best LGBTQ films currently available in Australia on Netflix, Stan and SBS on Demand.
Critic Craig Mathieson picks the best films coming to Netflix, Stan and SBS on Demand in August.
Another month, another smattering of films soon to arrive on Netflix and Stan. What are these films, we hear you ask? Here’s a guide to titles arriving on Netflix and Stan in July, from critic Craig Mathieson. NETFLIX The Fast and the Furious franchise (July 1) Need a high-octane binge? All seven films in the […]
The significance of Stan’s first original film The Second and the need for more female-driven Australian films
So far in 2018, more Australian cinema releases have featured Shane Jacobson as the lead character than a female protagonist. Stan’s first original film The Second marks the first arrival this year of a local film led by a complex female figure. Critic Sarah Ward explains why this is important. This article was brought to […]
THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. Well played to the winners (all contacted by email): Sandra, Sandy, Bruce, Louis, Glynis, Belinda, Liam, Jameela, Anita and Kathryn. We’ve got 10 double passes to give away to The Second in cinemas. A writer (Rachael Blake) struggles to complete her second novel after the whirlwind success of her debut […]
We sometimes get a little excited when we look at what films are arriving on Netflix and Stan over the next month. But man, this time we are very excited. Talk about a bumper crop. June boasts a particularly strong line-up of titles coming to the streaming providers, from Oscar-winning dramas to off-the-wall psychedelic thrillers. Here’s […]
After a short theatrical season in cinemas last month, the Australian feature film That’s Not My Dog! has been fast-tracked to Stan, where it is now available to stream. From director Dean Murphy, the rambunctious comedy stars probably the largest collection of Australian comedians of any movie in history. Take a deep breath, folks, because […]
There’s a tonne of films arriving on Stan and Netflix in April. From a Joel Edgerton thriller, to a beautiful animation, to the classic ‘bus going too fast’ action movie (no prizes for guessing what that is) we pick ten to look out for. It Comes at Night (Stan, April 4) Joel Edgerton leads the […]
Every month a heap of new films arrive on Netflix and Stan. This month is no different. But we reckon a particularly good crop of flicks are hitting the services on March. Here are our 10 picks. What We Do in the Shadows (Netflix, March 1) An utterly hilarious vampire mockumentary, co-directed, co-written and co-starring […]