Instant Gratification: “Two Days, One Night” and four other good movies to watch on Netflix and Amazon Prime


Two Days, One Night” (Netflix) — My full review is here. Marion Cotillard plays a working-class woman who must convince her fellow employees to forego their bonuses or else she’ll be laid off. From such a small struggle, Cotillard’s unshowy performance and the Dardennes Brothers naturalistic direction make for a film that’s full of drama and suspense, as well as a resonant look at an economy that turns fearful workers on one another.

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Sundance Screening Room continues with “Song of the Sea,” “It Follows” and “Iris”


The Sundance Screening Room calendar was originally going to wrap up this week with John Boorman’s “Queen & Country.” But the theater is extended its series of foreign, independent and documentary films into the summer with some great movies.

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