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  • Perfect Bid: The Contestant Who Knew Too Much

    Perfect Bid: The Contestant Who Knew Too Much

    (Now streaming on Amazon Prime)

    Remember Terry Kniess, the guy who made the perfect bid on the Showcase Showdown of The Price is Right? Someone made a documentary about the guy behind that bid, and it's surprisingly thrilling.

    Ted Slauson—the documentary's primary subject—is a math whiz and The Price is Right superfan who's attended dozens of tapings of the show and even wrote his own computer program to help him memorize the show's thousands of different products and games. Using…

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    ★★★★★

    This had me at the USB joke.

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  • Blue Ruin

    Blue Ruin

    ★★★½

    Shotgun Stories, meet your new brother Blue Ruin. Please don't kill him.

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver

    ★★★½

    I'm glad I rode my bike to the theater to see this because the ride home would've been a lot wilder had I driven.

    This felt like several kinds of films blended together, like songs on a mixtape. I liked most of the songs (including the actual ones—move over,
    soundtrack to Guardians of the Galaxy!), but I'm not yet sure about the album as a whole, if you know what I mean.