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the 10 best Oscar nominated films that we all need to watch before the Academy Awards 2022 ceremony.

10 Oscar nominated films to see before the Academy Awards 2022

The Oscar nominations for 2022 are out, and its time to catch up on your movie to-do list. What films should you view before the Academy Awards ceremony later this month? Our correspondent and resident cineaste Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the 10 best Oscar nominated films that we all need to watch before the Academy Awards 2022 ceremony. Pop the popcorn and settle in – this is gonna be good.

What's the best football free cable TV and streaming entertainment to watch on Super Bowl LVI Sunday 2022? Here's what to watch instead.

10 Ideas on What to Watch Instead of Watching the 2022 Super Bowl

We all know that there are two kinds of people in the world. Those who really want to watch the Super Bowl. And those who really don’t. If you happen to be among the latter, read on. There’s a world of great entertainment available on Super Bowl Sunday that has nothing to do with football. We swear. What’s the best football-free TV and other entertainment to watch on Super Bowl Sunday this year? Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has the rundown on what to watch on TV or streaming services instead of the Super Bowl LVI on Sunday February 13, 2022.

Take a Virtual Vacation With the 12 Best Movies Set in France

Two years into the global coronavirus pandemic and the resulting travel restrictions, we’re  really missing visiting Paris – and some of our other favorite places in France. Since we can’t get there for real at the moment, we’ll settle for a cinematic journey instead. Our correspondent and resident cineaste Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the 12 best movies set in Paris or France for a virtual vacation trip or a home movie marathon.

best, most insightful feature films and documentaries to watch right now about Black Americans and history

14 Feature Films and Documentaries Best about Black Americans

The quest to become a more effective ally of the Black community in the U.S. begins with an earnest attempt to understand the actual lived experience of African Americans. There are many ways to do so. One is by watching one or more of the masterful films about Black lives and race in America. There are hundreds of them, and our resident cineaste Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of 14 excellent films to start with. What movies are the best to watch to better understand Black lives in America and the corrosive effects of racism? These are our picks of 14 of the best, most insightful feature films and documentaries to watch made by and/or about African-Americans and the history of Black people in the U.S.