What to watch!
Some streaming platforms are offering early release dates for movies so that we can safely watch them in the comfort of our own home. Here are a few!
Onward – Pixar’s latest film, featuring the voices of Tom Holland and Chris Pratt, tells the story of two brothers journeying to bring their father back to life. It is available On Demand. *It will soon be coming to Disney+.*
The Invisible Man – The most recent take on H.G. Wells’ story, staring Elisabeth Moss as a paranoid woman who’s convinced she is being stalked by her wealthy abusive ex who is supposedly dead…who’s the crazy one! Find out by watching this critically-acclaimed film on Amazon Video.
Emma – A reimagined take on Jane Austen’s comedy about finding your happy ending staring Anya Taylor-Joy. Rent it now on Amazon Video!
A few of our favorite flicks on Amazon Video
A Simple Favor – this movie has it all: thrilling mystery, humor, fashion, and Blake Lively.
The Big Sick – Loosely based on the real-life romance of two of the directors, this rom-com is the perfect feel-good addition to a night in.
Brittany Runs a Marathon – a charming and motivating film staring the hilarious Jillian Bell. It’s the inspiration we all need to get our booties off the couch during these long weeks!
What’s Hot on Netflix
Keep you on your toes: The Stranger or You
Make sure you have tissues: Cheer
Light hearted binge: Schitts Creek
Intense and addicting: Scandal
What’s Hot on Hulu
Little Fires Everywhere – Based on the book by Celeste Ng
The Handmaid’s Tale – Based on the book by Margaret Atwood
Ramy – Comedian Ramy Youssef stars in this semi-autobiographical dramedy, playing a version of himself that shows him straddling the line between the millennial generation he’s a part of and the Muslim community he belongs to.
The Looming Tower – Historical drama that charts the build-up to 9/11 as seen through the eyes of agents in both the FBI and CIA.
Four Weddings and a Funeral – miniseries from Mindy Kaling that follows four American friends that reunite for a London wedding.