It’s that time of the week! Each Tuesday the team at Reelgood picks out a few of our most anticipated movie and TV shows coming to streaming. Hopefully, this list will help you figure out what to stream this week, from Netflix’s Squid Game to Star Wars: Visions. Check out the full list below:
Netflix’s South Korean survival show has been crushing it since releasing last Friday. Over the weekend it skyrocketed to the top of Netflix’s own top ten list and has received plenty of buzz online. Squid Game stars Lee Jung-jae as Seong Gi-hun, a down-on-his-luck father who can’t shake his gambling addiction. After being pushed to his limits by loansharks, he agrees to participate in a mysterious game that could absolve his debts, and some. However, he quickly finds out that he’s signed up for more than a game, and losing has deadly consequences. Check out Squid Game on Netflix, where it’s streaming right now.
Doom Patrol Season 3
Hit superhero series Doom Patrol is set to release it’s highly anticipated third season later this week. Season 3 marks the first season that Doom Patrol is considered an HBOMax exclusive. The show follows a group of shunned superheroes who gained their powers through tragedy. Notable cast include Diane Guerrero, Alan Tudyk and Brendan Fraser. Watch Doom Patrol Season 3 on HBOMax this Thursday, September 23rd.
Director Mike Flanagan has generated quite the buzz lately for his works in the horror genre. Some of his bigger titles include Hush, Ouija: Origin of Evil and Doctor Sleep. He’s also had a successful foray into TV with Netflix’s The Haunting of Hill House. Now, he’s back with another Netflix horror exclusive – Midnight Mass. Kate Siegel, Zach Gilford and Kristin Lehman star in the series. Midnight Mass follows a remote island community that starts to experience miraculous events due to the arrival of a priest, played by Hamish Linklater. Watch Midnight Mass on Netflix when it becomes available this Friday, September 24th.
Melissa McCarthy’s latest film, The Starling, is headed to Netflix later this week. This dramedy follows McCarthy as she befriends a bird who has made her garden a home, while supporting her struggling husband. The Starling also stars Chris O’Dowd, Timothy Olyphant and Kevin Kline. Check out The Starling on Netflix when it hits the streamer this Friday, September 24th.
Star Wars: Visions
Star Wars: Visions, the highly anticipated anthology series from Disney+, is set to premier later this week. The multi-production company collaboration promises unique animation styles, stories and settings for each of the nine episodes. Think Love, Death & Robots, but set in a galaxy far, far away. The trailers for Star Wars: Visions look awesome, with some seriously impressive art direction from anime power houses such as Kamikaze Douga, Trigger and Production IG. Watch Star Wars: Visions on Disney+ this Wednesday, September 22nd, when all nine episodes release on the platform.
There you have it, folks! While these are a few of our most anticipate titles coming to streaming, it’s certainly not every single new movie or show coming out this week. If you want to peruse everything that’s new, coming and leaving your services be sure to check out Reelgood. As always, be sure to watchlist your favorite titles so you can be notified when they hit your services.