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Andrew Emerson

ARTICLES: 22
Film, Film & TV

What to Watch on the Small Screen: June 2019

At long last, summer-esque weather has finally come to Chicago. If you find yourself bored and in need of something interesting to do, here are some films you can watch […]

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What to Watch on the Small Screen: March 2019

March supposedly marks the beginning of spring. Since this is Chicago, however, that really means that the weather will just go from extremely cold to very cold. Here are some […]

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What to Watch on the Small Screen: February 2019

Vive

Whether Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow this year or not, Chicago will probably have to deal with freezing weather for a while yet. Here are some films you can stream […]

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What to Watch on the Small Screen: December 2018

Shop Around the Corner

December is here, and with it the inevitable onslaught of can’t-feel-your-face-anymore winter weather. If you don’t have the stamina to go outside and brave the trip to your nearest movie […]

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What to Watch on the Small Screen: October 2018

October brings a host of new movies and film festivals to Chicago. If you don’t have the time to catch any of those, however, you can still experience the pleasures […]

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What to Watch on the Small Screen: September 2018

Summer will officially be over in just a couple weeks. If that has you feeling down, however, watching a movie is the perfect way to keep yourself distracted. Here are […]

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What to Watch on the Small Screen: August 2018

lonely place

According to the Farmers’ Almanac, the start of August is an indication that we’re officially nearing the end of summer’s “dog days.” Here are some films you can stream before […]

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What to Watch on the Small Screen: July 2018

July has finally arrived in Chicago—and with it an increased likelihood that we’ll all become the unwilling victims of gruesome, debilitating heat waves. If you need something to do while […]

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What to Watch on the Small Screen: June 2018

Walkabout

June marks the beginning of summer—a perfect excuse, in other words, to put off work and catch up on some good movies. Here are our recommendations for what to stream […]

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What to Watch on Netflix and DVD: May 2018

Gods Own Country

Netflix’s slate of May releases includes plenty of well-known crowd pleasers (Amelie, Shrek, Coco, The Bourne Ultimatum). If you’re looking for something off the beaten path, however, here are some […]

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What to Watch on Netflix and DVD: April 2018

45 Years

Netflix’s slate of April releases contains a fair number of acknowledged classics, including Se7en, Scarface, and Life is Beautiful. If you’ve seen all those films already, however, here are some […]

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What to Watch on Netflix and DVD: March 2018

Up in the Air George Clooney

Netflix’s list of March releases contains a solid variety of cinematic and TV-related treats. In honor of Women’s History Month, moreover, there’ll be lots of original content celebrating the work […]

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