Category Archives: Nato’s Netflix Watch Instantly Journal

With so many movies available to stream at any time via Netflix, Nato will tell you which to watch, which to avoid, and what hidden gems may be waiting for you….

NNWIJ: Saint Nick (Sint) (2010)

Director: Dick Maas Notable Cast: Huub Staple, Egbert Jan Weeber, Madelief Blanken Rating: R Review:  So every other culture has an evil Santa back story it appears?  And they’re all on Netflix Watch Instantly?  Well ho, ho, ho…maybe Christmas came … Continue reading

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NNWIJ: Rare Exports (2010)

Director: Jalmari Helander Notable Cast: Onni Tommila, Jorma Tommila, Tommi Korpela, Rauno Juvonen Rating: R Review:  Like a little kid eagerly anticipating a present, Rare Exports’ appearance on my Netflix Watch Instantly Queue was somewhat of a Christmas miracle…in April.  For some reason I … Continue reading

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NNWIJ: Midnight Movie (2008)

Director: Jack Messitt Notable Cast: Rebekah Brandes, Daniel Bonjour, Jon Briddell, Michael Swan, Brea Grant Rating: R Review:  Yup, back on that old Netflix horror grind.  Continuing my quest to uncover the perfect low-budget slasher, Midnight Movie was next in … Continue reading

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NNWIJ: Rescue Me (2004-2011)

Creator: Denis Leary/Peter Tolan Notable Cast: Denis Leary, Jack McGee, Michael Lombardi, Steven Pasquale, Daniel Sunjata, John Scurti, Andrea Roth, Adam Ferrara, Larenz Tate, Michael Zegen, Tatum O’Neal, Lenny Clarke, Robert John Burke, Callie Thorne Rating: TV-MA Review: I don’t … Continue reading

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NNWIJ: Death Race 2000 (1975)

Director: Paul Bartel Notable Cast: David Carradine, Sylvester Stallone, Martin Kove, Mary Woronov, Simone Griffeth Rating: R Review:  Say Death Race around two different generations and you’re guaranteed two vastly different assumptions.  Our elders know the Roger Corman produced B-movie … Continue reading

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Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)

Director: Darren Lynn Bousman Notable Cast: Alexa Vega, Paul Sorvino, Anthony Head, Paris Hilton, Bill Moseley, Terrance Zdunich Rating: R Review: Who says horror lovers can’t appreciate some classy musical action every once in a while? We’re not all about … Continue reading

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NNWIJ: I Saw The Devil (2010)

Director: Jee-woon Kim Notable Cast: Byung-hun Lee, Min-sik Choi Rating: NR Review:  Well, it’s the end of the year, so time to catch all the noteworthy films that slipped through the cracks.  I started with Melancholia, and with some time … Continue reading

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NNWIJ: The Bleeding House (2011)

Director: Philip Gelatt Notable Cast: Patrick Breen, Alexandra Chando, Richard Bekins Rating: NR Review:  There’s just something about creepy religious vigilantism that gets my mind racing, hooked on every biblical reference and quoted passage.  I sit there entranced by the … Continue reading

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NNWIJ: Not Another Not Another Movie

Director: David Murphy Notable Cast: Chevy Chase, Burt Reynolds, Vinnie Jones, Michael Madsen, David Schultz Rating: NR Rating:  So now we’re spoofing our spoof movies?  Meet The Spartans wasn’t bad enough, so now we have to make fun of movies … Continue reading

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NNWIJ: Rammbock: Berlin Undead (2010)

Director: Marvin Kren Notable Cast:  Michael Fuith, Theo Trebs Rating: R Review:  What’s up with zombie love stories these days?  Rammbock: Berlin Undead is one of the few films I’ve ever seen that realizes only an hour run time is needed … Continue reading

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