Every Friday, we gather around our televisions to see what new movies and TV show are streaming on the various streaming platforms. There’s always something new. Stream Guide highlights ten new must-see streaming options that may be just reaching the world for the first time, classics that deserve a rewatch, or simply a fascinating title that deserves your attention.

SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING

Release Date:
July 7, 2017
Created by:
Jon Watts
Studio:
Marvel Studios
Sony Pictures
Streaming:
Fubo TV

Official Synopsis: Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail of a new menace prowling the skies of New York City.

Starring: Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Jon Favreau, Zendaya, Donald Glover, Tyne Daly, Marisa Tomei, and Robert Downey Jr.

BATMAN RETURNS

65TH ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Makeup — Nominee
Best Visual Effects — Nominee

Release Date:
June 19, 1992
Directed by:
Tim Burton
Studio:
Warner Bros. Pictures
Streaming:
Fubo TV

Official Synopsis: Batman returns to the big screen when a deformed man calling himself the Penguin wreaks havoc across Gotham with the help of a cruel businessman.

Starring: Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, Michael Gough, Pat Hingle, and Michael Murphy

GODZILLA (2014)

Release Date:
May 16, 2014
Directed by:
Gareth Edwards
Studio:
Warner Bros. Pictures
Streaming:
Fubo TV

Official Synopsis: The world is beset by the appearance of monstrous creatures, but one of them may be the only one who can save humanity.

Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Elizabeth Olsen, Juliette Binoche, Sally Hawkins, David Strathairn, and Bryan Cranston

BOOKSMART

Release Date:
May 24, 2019
Directed by:
Olivia Wilde
Studio:
Annapurna Pictures
Streaming:
Hulu

Official Synopsis: On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers, the girls try to cram four years of fun into one night.

Starring: Beanie Feldstein, Kaitlyn Dever, Jessica Williams, Will Forte, Lisa Kudrow, and Jason Sudeikis

ALMOST FAMOUS

73RD ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Original Screenplay — WINNER
Best Supporting Actress (Kate Hudson) — Nominee
Best Supporting Actress (Frances McDormand) — Nominee
Best Film Editing — Nominee

Release Date:
September 13, 2000
Directed by:
Cameron Crowe
Studio:
Columbia Pictures
Streaming:
Fubo TV

Official Synopsis: A high-school boy is given the chance to write a story for Rolling Stone Magazine about an up-and-coming rock band as he accompanies them on their concert tour.

Starring: Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Jason Lee, Patrick Fugit, Zooey Deschanel, Michael Angarano, Anna Paquin, Noah Taylor, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Jimmy Fallon

EARTHQUAKE BIRD

Release Date:
November 1, 2019
Directed by:
Wash Westmoreland
Studio:
Scott Free Productions
Streaming:
Netflix

Official Synopsis: An enigmatic translator with a dark past is brought in for questioning after an ex-pat friend, who came between her and her photographer boyfriend, ends up missing and presumed dead.

Starring: Alicia Vikander, Riley Keough, Naoki Kobayashi and Jack Huston

SOUTH PARK: BIGGER, LONGER, & UNCUT

72ND ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Original Song (“Blame Canada”) — Nominee

Release Date:
June 30, 1999
Directed by:
Trey Parker
Studio:
Paramount Pictures
Streaming:
Fubo TV

Official Synopsis: When Cartman and his friends go see an R rated movie, they start cursing and their parents think that Canada is to blame.

Starring: Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman, Isaac Hayes, George Clooney, Eric Idle, and Mike Judge

BATMAN FOREVER

68TH ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Cinematography — Nominee
Best Sound — Nominee
Best Sound Effects Editing Nominee

Release Date:
June 16, 1995
Directed by:
Joel Schumacher
Studio:
Warner Bros. Pictures
Streaming:
Fubo TV

Official Synopsis: Batman must battle former district attorney Harvey Dent, who is now Two-Face and Edward Nygma, The Riddler with help from an amorous psychologist and a young circus acrobat who becomes his sidekick, Robin.

Starring: Val Kilme, Tommy Lee Jones, Jim Carrey, Nicole Kidman, Chris O’Donnell, Michael Gough, and Pat Hingle

TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES: OUT OF THE SHADOWS

Release Date:
June 3, 2016
Directed by:
Dave Green
Studio:
Paramount Pictures
Nickelodeon Movies
Platinum Dunes
Streaming:
Tubi TV

Official Synopsis: The Turtles get into another battle with their enemy the Shredder, who has acquired new allies: the mutant thugs Bebop and Rocksteady and the alien being Krang.

Starring: Megan Fox, Stephen Amell, Will Arnett, Laura Linney, Brian Tee, Brittany Ishibashi, Tyler Perry, Pete Ploszek, Alan Ritchson, Noel Fisher, Jeremy Howard, Tony Shalhoub, Gary Anthony Williams, Sheamus, and Brad Garrett

VITA & VIRGINIA

Release Date:
August 23, 2019
Directed by:
Chanya Button
Studio:
IFC Films
Streaming:
Hulu

Official Synopsis: It’s the fascinating true story about the love affair between socialite and popular author Vita Sackville-West and literary icon Virginia Woolf.

Starring: Gemma Arterton, Elizabeth Debicki, and Isabella Rossellini

LEAVING NETFLIX THIS WEEK

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23

  • Making Fun: The Story of Funko (2018)

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24

  • Boyhood (2014)
  • Death at a Funeral (2010)

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 25

  • Believe (2016)
  • Legendary (2013)

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26

  • NONE

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27

  • Atone (2019)
    The Queen of Spain (2016)

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 28

  • Coco (2017)
  • Coco (Spanish Version) (2017)
  • Guerra de ídolos – 1 Season (2017)

NEXT FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 29

  • Ghost Team (2016)
  • Life Unexpected – 2 Seasons (2010)

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