March 26, 2019

Go See Roma in Theaters Even Though It's on Netflix

“Do you need to see Roma in the theater?

Oscar-winning director Alfonso Cuarón’s quiet, contemplative, deeply personal film, based on the experiences of the woman who worked for his family and raised him in Mexico City and set during a time of social unrest, has already received plaudits from critics’ groups all over North America. It’s earned Best Picture nods from groups in New York, Los Angeles, and Toronto, among others. It opened in theaters for a few weeks, and on December 14, it hit Netflix while expanding to 600 theaters in more than 40 countries.

So since it’s in your Netflix account now, do you have to see it in a theater to really enjoy it?

Short answer: Of course not.

Longer answer: If you can — if it’s in a theater near you, and you have the means — then you absolutely should.

Here’s why.”

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