Sisters of Gion
  • Sisters of Gion

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.

Welcome to Sarajevo, Michael Winterbottom’s 1997 Cannes Film Festival entry.

Manufactured Landscapes, Jennifer Baichwal’s documentary about Edward Burtynsky.

The Long Good Friday, a British gangster picture directed by John Mackenzie.

Le Grand Amour, Pierre Etax’s finest film.

Demonlover, Olivier Assayas’s thriller

Sisters of Gion, “a watershed in the career of Kenji Mizoguchi,” says Andrea Gronvall.

The Private Life of Henry VIII, starring Charles Laughton as the titular king.

For even more selections, check out OMTWN, your go-to spot for streaming recommendations. Happy watching!