2019 Oscar Nominations: Surprises, Snubs and a Truckload of Noms for Netflix

Best Picture nominees are A Star is Born, BlacKkKlansman, Black Panther, Bohemian Rhapsody, The Favourite, Green Book, Roma and Vice.

A Wild Ride

"It was kind of cool how our advocacy in North Carolina went full circle and brought us back in to helping with advocacy in Boise."
The Filmed by Bike film festival comes to Boise Friday, Jan. 18

Shoplifters: Stolen Hearts

The subject of some of the best critical reviews of the past year, Shoplifters became the first Japanese Palme d'Or winner in more than two decades at the Cannes Film Festival.
Now playing at The Flicks

Boise Filmmakers to Debut Clip of Documentary on 19th-Century Military Bike Trek at Filmed by Bike Festival

The Buffalo Soldiers memorialized in Following the Lieutenant rode 1,900 miles across four states to prove that the U.S. military should use bikes instead of horses.

Allen Derr, Late Boise Attorney and Landmark Supreme Court Case Winner, Is Integral to On the Basis of Sex

Allen Derr's greatest legal claim to fame was his successful defense of Sally Reed in Reed v. Reed, a landmark case argued before the U.S. Supreme Court in 1971.

May It Please the Court: An Argument in Defense of On the Basis of Sex

Now playing at The Flicks
We respectfully disagree with critics from NPR, The Chicago Sun-Times, Christian Science Monitor, Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post.

Boise Office of Holland & Hart Invites Clients to Screening of On the Basis of Sex

Local audiences might be surprised to learn the script includes a critical Idaho element.
"Our office has a women's forum, a committee of female attorneys. The forum thought a special screening of the film would be really special, given the movie's subject matter."

Bohemian Rhapsody, Green Book Are Big (Upset) Winners at Golden Globes

Odds-on favorite A Star is Born was nearly shut out, winning its only prize for Best Original Song.

Boise's Wild & Scenic Film Festival to Spotlight Personal Activism, Women in Leadership

The Idaho Sierra Club's Wild & Scenic Film Festival will screen at The Egyptian on Friday, Jan. 4.

Your Award Season Scorecard

Which Oscar-worthy films are currently playing or coming to a theater near you?
More importantly, how many of them have you seen yet?

Wild and Scenic Film Festival

Friday, Jan. 4, The Egyptian Theatre

The Flicks Family Picks 2018's Best Films

Flicks employees and volunteers become this week's BW film critics
Eighth Grade, Green Book, Free Solo and RBG were near the top of many lists.

Sun Valley Film Festival to Showcase Award Season Screening of Free Solo December 30

Earlier this year, Free Solo, fresh off of a flurry of great critical notices, set a new all-time box office record with per-screen box office receipts for a documentary

Movie Madness 2018: A Bracket-Busting Look at a Year of Movies

Truth be told, it was a particularly challenging task to winnow the list to the Sweet 17, Elite Eight, Final Four and the Top Two films.

Two Queens, One Throne: Mary Queen of Scots vs. Elizabeth I

Another must-see star turn for the 24-year-old and ever-astonishing Saoirse Ronan
Now playing at The Flicks

Stream to Your Heart's Content: ROMA is a Masterpiece

Now playing on Netflix
It's a shame that so many will see it on a home television screen or (I shudder at the thought) something smaller.

Cinderella, Jurassic Park, My Fair Lady, The Shining and More Added to National Film Registry

New additions to the NFR also include Brokeback Mountain, Days of Wine and Roses, Hud, The Lady From Shanghai and On the Town.

The Favourite Unstitches the Costume Drama

The history of Queen Anne has been veiled and, at least compared to most other British monarchs, very little has been chronicled of the infamously shy, sick and disregarded woman.
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Vox Lux: Fame and Misfortune

In spite of Natalie Portman's star power, the film hits a sour note
Now playing at The Flicks

Holiday Films at The Egyptian Theatre and the Idaho State Museum

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