It’s straightforward to roll your eyes at many of Adam Sandler’s current movies — together with his Netflix Originals — however he’s additionally delivered spectacular performances in good films like Punch-Drunk Love and Humorous Folks. Now we will add The Meyerowitz Tales (New and Chosen) to the listing.

The Meyerowitz Tales, which Netflix is releasing as we speak, was written and directed by Noah Baumbach. It tells the intertwining tales of three generations of the Meyerowitz family, together with sculptor Harold Meyerowitz (Dustin Hoffman), siblings Danny (Sandler), Jean (Elizabeth Marvel) and Matthew (Ben Stiller) and Danny’s daughter Eliza (Grave Van Patten).

Darrell Etherington and Anthony Ha assessment the movie in-depth in the newest episode of TechCrunch’s Original Content podcast. The New York setting, in addition to the themes of failure and dangerous parenting, can be acquainted to viewers of Baumbach’s films like The Squid and the Whale. Nonetheless, we have been each impressed (possibly even made just a little teary-eyed) by his newest providing. It could be the finest of Netflix’s unique movies up to now (not the highest bar, however nonetheless).

We additionally talk about the newest streaming information, together with the expansion of Movies Anywhere, the fallout from the Harvey Weinstein scandal, a deal between Apple and Steven Spielberg and the new Star Wars trailer.

You may hearken to the episode in the participant above, subscribe using Apple Podcasts or discover us in your podcast participant of alternative. If you happen to like the present, please tell us by leaving a assessment on Apple. You can too ship feedback directly to us.

Featured Picture: Netflix