Each Friday, we recommend seven Old Movies to Watch Now, all of which come recommended by one of our critics and can currently be screened online. Read the review, watch the movie, feel accomplished.
• All About Eve, Joseph L. Mankiewicz’s classic comedy.
• Eyes Wide Shut, Stanley Kubrick’s final film.
• Mr. Arkadin, Orson Welles’s self-referential drama.
• Orgasm Inc., Liz Canner’s documentary about the pharmaceutical company Vivus.
• August the First, Lanre Olabisi’s debut feature.
• Seven Chances, Buster Keaton’s “cubist comedy,” according to Dave Kehr.
• Top Hat, the Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers staple.
For even more selections, check out OMTWN, your go-to spot for streaming recommendations. Happy watching!