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It’s only taken five decades, but Blazing Saddles has finally been made into an animated, kid-friendly film, and it’s at the top of our list for this week’s new movies on VOD. That movie, of course, is Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank, but there are plenty of other new releases to get excited for.

In a Must See TV-inspired coincidence, the stars of some of our favorite NBC sitcoms are featured in some big VOD releases, too. Spin Me Round stars Community‘s Alison Brie and Parks and Recreation‘s Aubrey Plaza and features a huge ensemble of fantastic comedians in this dark comedy about a woman’s dream trip to Italy that turns darkly mysterious and uncomfortable. And Vengeance, which is billed as a “dark comedy thriller” is the directorial debut of B.J. Novak, better known as Ryan from The Office. Novak stars in the film as Ben Manalowitz, a journalist who learns that the woman he recently hooked up with has died. Ben travels to Texas to attend the funeral, where he learns that Abby’s “accidental” death might actually have been a murder, which he stays to investigate, causing him to get involved in a dangerous web of lies and crooked law enforcement. The film co-stars The Sandman‘s Boyd Holbrook, Issa Rae and Ashton Kutcher.

These are just a few of the titles that are available to watch on Amazon Prime Video, iTunes, YouTube, and through your cable service this week. Check out what movies are available to buy or rent on demand now!


Mel Brooks makes incredible movies, but it can be hard to show them to your kids without having to stop and explain all the references and double entrendres. Paws Of Fury: The Legend of Hank takes one of Brooks’s most iconic films, Blazing Saddles, and makes it a touch kid friendlier, by turning the plot into an animated film about a dog named Hank (Michael Cera) sent to protect a Japanese village that’s threatened by Ika Chu (Ricky Gervais) a cat who wants to take over the land the town is on in order to expand his empire. The story is familiar and the cast – which also includes Brooks himself playing a version of his Blazing Saddles character Gov. William J. Le Petomane – is stellar, making the film one that kids and adults can both appreciate.

Where to stream Paws Of Fury: The Legend Of Hank


In Spin Me Round, Alison Brie stars as Amber, a manager at an Olive Garden-inspired restaurant chain called Tuscan Grove. When she learns that she’s been selected to go on an all-expenses-paid trip to Italy on the company’s dime to meet the company’s owner, Nick (Alessandro Nivola) she has dreams of an Eat Pray Love-style adventure, but instead realizes that Nick and his assistant Kat (Aubrey Plaza) have weirder, possibly more sinister intentions for Amber.

Where to stream Spin Me Round

To Rent:

Vengeance
Spin Me Round
Paws Of Fury: The Legend Of Hank
Delia’s Gone
Orphan: First Kill
Sharp Stick
Baby Assassins
The Mulligan
The 5th Man
Bullet Proof (2022)
Don’t Talk To Strangers
Missing and Alone
Hex (2022)
Are You Proud?
When I Consume You
Sniper: Rogue Mission
Lost Illusions
Lie Hard
The Immaculate Room
Squeal (2022)
Unicorn Town
Get Away If You Can
The Legend Of Molly Johnson

Liz Kocan is a pop culture writer living in Massachusetts. Her biggest claim to fame is the time she won on the game show Chain Reaction.

We want to say thanks to the author of this write-up for this outstanding material

New Movies On VOD: ‘Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank,’ ‘Spin Me Round,’ + More

Explore our social media accounts along with other related pageshttps://latestmovies.debatepost.com/related-pages/

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It’s only taken five decades, but Blazing Saddles has finally been made into an animated, kid-friendly film, and it’s at the top of our list for this week’s new movies on VOD. That movie, of course, is Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank, but there are plenty of other new releases to get excited for.

In a Must See TV-inspired coincidence, the stars of some of our favorite NBC sitcoms are featured in some big VOD releases, too. Spin Me Round stars Community‘s Alison Brie and Parks and Recreation‘s Aubrey Plaza and features a huge ensemble of fantastic comedians in this dark comedy about a woman’s dream trip to Italy that turns darkly mysterious and uncomfortable. And Vengeance, which is billed as a “dark comedy thriller” is the directorial debut of B.J. Novak, better known as Ryan from The Office. Novak stars in the film as Ben Manalowitz, a journalist who learns that the woman he recently hooked up with has died. Ben travels to Texas to attend the funeral, where he learns that Abby’s “accidental” death might actually have been a murder, which he stays to investigate, causing him to get involved in a dangerous web of lies and crooked law enforcement. The film co-stars The Sandman‘s Boyd Holbrook, Issa Rae and Ashton Kutcher.

These are just a few of the titles that are available to watch on Amazon Prime Video, iTunes, YouTube, and through your cable service this week. Check out what movies are available to buy or rent on demand now!


Mel Brooks makes incredible movies, but it can be hard to show them to your kids without having to stop and explain all the references and double entrendres. Paws Of Fury: The Legend of Hank takes one of Brooks’s most iconic films, Blazing Saddles, and makes it a touch kid friendlier, by turning the plot into an animated film about a dog named Hank (Michael Cera) sent to protect a Japanese village that’s threatened by Ika Chu (Ricky Gervais) a cat who wants to take over the land the town is on in order to expand his empire. The story is familiar and the cast – which also includes Brooks himself playing a version of his Blazing Saddles character Gov. William J. Le Petomane – is stellar, making the film one that kids and adults can both appreciate.

Where to stream Paws Of Fury: The Legend Of Hank


In Spin Me Round, Alison Brie stars as Amber, a manager at an Olive Garden-inspired restaurant chain called Tuscan Grove. When she learns that she’s been selected to go on an all-expenses-paid trip to Italy on the company’s dime to meet the company’s owner, Nick (Alessandro Nivola) she has dreams of an Eat Pray Love-style adventure, but instead realizes that Nick and his assistant Kat (Aubrey Plaza) have weirder, possibly more sinister intentions for Amber.

Where to stream Spin Me Round

To Rent:

Vengeance
Spin Me Round
Paws Of Fury: The Legend Of Hank
Delia’s Gone
Orphan: First Kill
Sharp Stick
Baby Assassins
The Mulligan
The 5th Man
Bullet Proof (2022)
Don’t Talk To Strangers
Missing and Alone
Hex (2022)
Are You Proud?
When I Consume You
Sniper: Rogue Mission
Lost Illusions
Lie Hard
The Immaculate Room
Squeal (2022)
Unicorn Town
Get Away If You Can
The Legend Of Molly Johnson

Liz Kocan is a pop culture writer living in Massachusetts. Her biggest claim to fame is the time she won on the game show Chain Reaction.

We want to say thanks to the author of this write-up for this outstanding material

New Movies On VOD: ‘Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank,’ ‘Spin Me Round,’ + More

Explore our social media accounts along with other related pageshttps://latestmovies.debatepost.com/related-pages/

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In 2023 we will have a sequel to Sony’s animated Spider-Man Into The Spider-Verse. After its success in collecting 375.5 million dollars at the box office, the second part is already in production. It will see Miles travelling through the Spider-universe with Gwen, and the other versions of the superhero and a leak showed an additional character in this new movie. A new spider character can be seen in Spider-Man Across The Spider-Verse photos. Few had noticed it until now, but it is the Scarlet Spider, which is little known in the Spider-world. This character is the clone of a Peter Parker from one of the dimensions, so we have Scarlet Spider confirmed for the new movie.

Scarlet Spider Confirmed for New Movie

Image: Marvel Comics

For the new movie Spider-Man Across The Spider-Verse, several images of the characters have been leaked as part of the marketing. Among them were Miles, Gwen, the arachnid version of Porky and a new character that the public and fans did not recognize at the time.

We already know that the movie will have the appearance of Spider-Man 2099, also known as Miguel O’Hara. He made his first appearance in the post-credits scene of the first movie, although he was seen very briefly. This character represents a futuristic version of Spider-Man.

However, there are still surprises. A photograph from a merchandising of the film shows an iconic character from the Spider-Man universe. This superhero is a clone of Peter Parker, named Scarlet Spider.

For now, it is known that Scarlet Spider is confirmed for the new movie. This appearance opens new possibilities regarding the plot of the story of this movie. His appearance may imply that the enemy of this production is none other than Peter Parker.

This guess is due to the rage the original version of the arachnid feels when he learns he has a clone. They work together, in the beginning, to defend the city from the villains. However, the anger and hatred of the original Spider-Man grow. In a battle against the Kingpin, he encounters the symbiote Carnage.

The original Parker, blinded by hatred, tries to eliminate his clone, which the alien takes advantage of to possess him. This turns the hero into a villain who wants to destroy the entire Spider-universe, exploding all dimensions. That’s when Scarlet Spider comes in to stop him.

It is unlikely that the plot will be done just like the comic, considering that Madame Web appears in the comic. Since this character has not released her movie, it is unlikely that she will appear in action. But it is feasible that the team will collaborate with Scarlet Spider to stop this evil version of Spider-Man.

Who is Scarlet Spider?

Scarlet-Spider Image: Marvel Comics

Scarlet Spider is a little-known character in the Marvel universe. He later had his comic book within the arachnid world. The history of Scarlet Spider is unique, considering that he is a clone of Peter Parker. The Jackal took his DNA (it is not known how) and decided to create a clone of him to face him as a villain.

This event never happened because he would escape from the capsule where he would be locked up. He would be confused by not being able to remember anything since his creator did not put any memory. In the end, he meets the real Spider-Man and learns that he is a clone of him.

At that moment, he would take the name Ben Reilly and become the Scarlet Spider. In the comic, he wears a red suit, with a kind of blue jacket over it. He also has a mask with glowing eyes and is much larger than Peter Parker’s suit. He would start his fight against crime there, teaming up with his original version, although the latter was not entirely happy.

The genes of this character are 100% the same as those of Spider-Man. This is revealed to them by Dr Connor, who tells them that there is no way of knowing who of the 2 is the real one and who is the copy. 

As for his personality, he is quite friendly. Although he is easily confused due to his lack of knowledge of the world. We will have to wait to see if they tell this character’s story in the new movie and how much it will be similar to the one in the comic book. For now, we know Scarlet Spider is confirmed for the new film, given the images shown in this merchandising.

Featured Image Via Marvel Comics 

 

Comic enthusiast, NFT and blockchain writer, and Spider-Man fanboy.

We wish to thank the author of this write-up for this awesome material

Scarlet Spider Confirmed For New movie

We have our social media profiles here and other pages on related topics here.https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/related-pages/

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In 2023 we will have a sequel to Sony’s animated Spider-Man Into The Spider-Verse. After its success in collecting 375.5 million dollars at the box office, the second part is already in production. It will see Miles travelling through the Spider-universe with Gwen, and the other versions of the superhero and a leak showed an additional character in this new movie. A new spider character can be seen in Spider-Man Across The Spider-Verse photos. Few had noticed it until now, but it is the Scarlet Spider, which is little known in the Spider-world. This character is the clone of a Peter Parker from one of the dimensions, so we have Scarlet Spider confirmed for the new movie.

Scarlet Spider Confirmed for New Movie

Image: Marvel Comics

For the new movie Spider-Man Across The Spider-Verse, several images of the characters have been leaked as part of the marketing. Among them were Miles, Gwen, the arachnid version of Porky and a new character that the public and fans did not recognize at the time.

We already know that the movie will have the appearance of Spider-Man 2099, also known as Miguel O’Hara. He made his first appearance in the post-credits scene of the first movie, although he was seen very briefly. This character represents a futuristic version of Spider-Man.

However, there are still surprises. A photograph from a merchandising of the film shows an iconic character from the Spider-Man universe. This superhero is a clone of Peter Parker, named Scarlet Spider.

For now, it is known that Scarlet Spider is confirmed for the new movie. This appearance opens new possibilities regarding the plot of the story of this movie. His appearance may imply that the enemy of this production is none other than Peter Parker.

This guess is due to the rage the original version of the arachnid feels when he learns he has a clone. They work together, in the beginning, to defend the city from the villains. However, the anger and hatred of the original Spider-Man grow. In a battle against the Kingpin, he encounters the symbiote Carnage.

The original Parker, blinded by hatred, tries to eliminate his clone, which the alien takes advantage of to possess him. This turns the hero into a villain who wants to destroy the entire Spider-universe, exploding all dimensions. That’s when Scarlet Spider comes in to stop him.

It is unlikely that the plot will be done just like the comic, considering that Madame Web appears in the comic. Since this character has not released her movie, it is unlikely that she will appear in action. But it is feasible that the team will collaborate with Scarlet Spider to stop this evil version of Spider-Man.

Who is Scarlet Spider?

Scarlet-Spider Image: Marvel Comics

Scarlet Spider is a little-known character in the Marvel universe. He later had his comic book within the arachnid world. The history of Scarlet Spider is unique, considering that he is a clone of Peter Parker. The Jackal took his DNA (it is not known how) and decided to create a clone of him to face him as a villain.

This event never happened because he would escape from the capsule where he would be locked up. He would be confused by not being able to remember anything since his creator did not put any memory. In the end, he meets the real Spider-Man and learns that he is a clone of him.

At that moment, he would take the name Ben Reilly and become the Scarlet Spider. In the comic, he wears a red suit, with a kind of blue jacket over it. He also has a mask with glowing eyes and is much larger than Peter Parker’s suit. He would start his fight against crime there, teaming up with his original version, although the latter was not entirely happy.

The genes of this character are 100% the same as those of Spider-Man. This is revealed to them by Dr Connor, who tells them that there is no way of knowing who of the 2 is the real one and who is the copy. 

As for his personality, he is quite friendly. Although he is easily confused due to his lack of knowledge of the world. We will have to wait to see if they tell this character’s story in the new movie and how much it will be similar to the one in the comic book. For now, we know Scarlet Spider is confirmed for the new film, given the images shown in this merchandising.

Featured Image Via Marvel Comics 

 

Comic enthusiast, NFT and blockchain writer, and Spider-Man fanboy.

We wish to thank the author of this write-up for this awesome material

Scarlet Spider Confirmed For New movie

We have our social media profiles here and other pages on related topics here.https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/related-pages/

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You know nothing, Jon Snow! And that’s why you’re about to learn all about that fire-loving blonde girl’s family, thanks to HBO’s House Of The Dragon. The new HBO series premieres this Sunday, and will hopefully help us all understand what makes the Targaryens tick. House Of The Dragon is just one of dozens of new shows out this weekend, so whether you want a new movie, or new seasons of your favorite shows, let us here at Decider help you figure out what to watch this weekend and where to stream it.

New Movies and Shows to Stream This Weekend: House of the Dragon, The Next 365 Days, Orphan: First Kill + More

The big news here is that the story that started with HBO’s biggest series of the last decade, Game Of Thrones, is finally being continued now that House Of The Dragon is here. The new spinoff series is based on George R.R. Martin’s book Fire & Blood, a companion to his A Song of Ice & Fire books that were turned into the GoT TV series, the only question is whether or not there’s still momentum for more of this story to be told. Surprisingly enough, there seems to be plenty of momentum left in the controversial 365 Days series on Netflix. The third film in this trilogy about a man who imprisoned a woman in order to make her love him is out this weekend and it promises to deliver all the thrills and sexual intrigue as the first two films did. And in Orphan: First Kill on Paramount+, Isabelle Fuhrman reprises her role as the homicidal orphan named Esther

Want to know more about these highlights and the rest of the stellar weekend lineup? Check out the rest of the hit titles new on streaming this weekend below:

New on HBO August 21: House of the Dragon


There are three things I know to be true about the Targaryens: Blonde hair is a dominant gene in their family, they definitely own a few “My Other Dragon is a Dragon” bumper stickers, and they have a tendency to be… let’s say moody. House Of The Dragon is the first (successful) Game of Thrones spinoff, and in this prequel, we’ll learn all about the ancestors of Daenerys, Viserus, and Rhaegar. Set 200 years before the events of GoT, we’ll meet King Viserys (Paddy Considine), Prince Daemon (Matt Smith), and Princess Rhaenyra (Emma D’Arcy), who will go on to create the much-mythologized Targaryen empire.

Stream House Of The Dragon on HBO

New on Netflix August 19: The Next 365 Days


The Polish film 365 Days famously has a 0% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and yet, in the year since its release on Netflix, two sequels have been made. The original film, about a woman, Laura, imprisoned by a Sicilian mobster named Massimo who gives her 365 days to fall in love with him… or else!… featured lots of sex, some of it violent, and that was, I guess, its selling point. A sequel, 365 Days: Next Day, was released in April, and included a plotline about Laura getting mad that Massimo was cheating on her, except that it wasn’t Massimo, IT WAS HIS EVIL TWIN! And now The Next 365 Days is available for you completists who need to know how this story ends. I’m not sure how you top “evil twin, but that’s why I’ll be watching.

Stream The Next 365 Days on Netflix

New on Paramount August 19: Orphan: First Kill

After the death of their infant, Vera Farmiga and Peter Sarsgaard adopted Esther, played by Isabelle Fuhrman, in the 2009 film Orphan. Turns out (spoiler alert) Esther wasn’t the Russian child they thought she was, instead, she was a full-grown adult with a habit of posing as a child to kill the adoptive families that took her in. (No good deed, huh?) First Kill, a prequel to the original film, tells Esther’s origin story and co-stars Julie Stiles as Tricia Albright, Esther’s (first) adoptive mother.

Stream Orphan: First Kill on Paramount+

Full List of New Movies and Shows on Streaming This Weekend

The options above only scratch the surface, so you know that this weekend’s full lineup will have amazing options for what to watch this weekend! For the full breakdown of the best movies and shows to stream now, or if you’re still undecided on what to stream this weekend, then check out the complete list below:

New on Netflix- Full List

Released Friday, August 19

The Cuphead Show!: Part 2 — NETFLIX FAMILY
Echoes — NETFLIX SERIES
The Girl in the Mirror (Alma) — NETFLIX SERIES
Glow Up: Season 4 — NETFLIX SERIES
Kleo — NETFLIX SERIES
The Next 365 Days — NETFLIX FILM

Released Saturday, August 20

Fullmetal Alchemist The Revenge of Scar — NETFLIX FILM

Released Sunday, August 21

A Cowgirl’s Song

New on Hulu – Full List

Released Thursday, August 18

Dragons: The Nine Realms: Complete Season 3 (Hulu Original)
INTERNATIONAL FALLS (2020)

New on Peacock – Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Amor Valentine, Season 1, New Episode (Telemundo)
IndyCar – World Wide Technology Raceway*
The Katie Phang Show, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
La Vuelta a España – Stage 1*
Love Island USA, Season 4, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
PGA TOUR FedExCup Playoffs: BMW Championship – Round 2
Southern Charm, Season 8, New Episode (Bravo)
Top Chef VIP, Season 1, New Episode (Telemundo)
U.S. Amateur Golf – New Jersey*
U.S. Gymnastics Championships
Zerlina., New Episode (Peacock Original)*

Released Saturday, August 20

Amor Valentine, Season 1, New Episode (Telemundo)
Ayman, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
IndyCar – World Wide Technology Raceway*
La Vuelta a España – Stage 2
Love Island USA, Season 4, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
PGA TOUR FedExCup Playoffs: BMW Championship – Round 3
Premier League – Bournemouth v. Arsenal
Premier League – Crystal Palace v. Aston Villa*
Premier League – Everton v. Nottingham Forest
Premier League – Fulham v. Brentford*
Premier League – Leicester City v. Southampton*
Premier League – Tottenham v. Wolves
Top Chef VIP, Season 1, New Episode (Telemundo)
U.S. Gymnastics Championships

Released Sunday, August 21 

La Vuelta a España – Stage 3
Love Island USA, Season 4, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
PGA TOUR FedExCup Playoffs: BMW Championship – Final Round
MLB Sunday Leadoff – Chicago White Sox at Cleveland Guardians*
Premier League – Leeds United v. Chelsea*
Premier League – Newcastle v. Man City
Premier League – West Ham v. Brighton
US Gymnastics Championships

New on Amazon Prime Video – Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Making the Cut Season 3 (2022)
Todo Por Lucy Season 2 (2021)

Released Saturday, August 20

Robocop (2014)

New on Disney+ – Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Beauty and the Beast (1991) (Sing-Along Version)
Beauty and the Beast (2017) (Sing-Along Version)
Tangled (Sing-Along Version)

New on Apple TV+ Max- Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Bad Sisters
Surfside Girls
Five Days At Memorial
Surface, Episode 6
Trying, Episode 6

New on HBO Max- Full List

Released Sunday, August 21

American Sniper, 2014
House of the Dragon, Series Premiere (HBO)

New on Showtime – Full List

Released on Sunday, August 21

City on a Hill
Flatbush Misdemeanors
The Chi

New on Starz- Full List

Released on Sunday, August 21

Power Book III: Raising Kanan, Episode 202

New on Paramount+ – Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Big Nate
Orphan: First Kill

 

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You know nothing, Jon Snow! And that’s why you’re about to learn all about that fire-loving blonde girl’s family, thanks to HBO’s House Of The Dragon. The new HBO series premieres this Sunday, and will hopefully help us all understand what makes the Targaryens tick. House Of The Dragon is just one of dozens of new shows out this weekend, so whether you want a new movie, or new seasons of your favorite shows, let us here at Decider help you figure out what to watch this weekend and where to stream it.

New Movies and Shows to Stream This Weekend: House of the Dragon, The Next 365 Days, Orphan: First Kill + More

The big news here is that the story that started with HBO’s biggest series of the last decade, Game Of Thrones, is finally being continued now that House Of The Dragon is here. The new spinoff series is based on George R.R. Martin’s book Fire & Blood, a companion to his A Song of Ice & Fire books that were turned into the GoT TV series, the only question is whether or not there’s still momentum for more of this story to be told. Surprisingly enough, there seems to be plenty of momentum left in the controversial 365 Days series on Netflix. The third film in this trilogy about a man who imprisoned a woman in order to make her love him is out this weekend and it promises to deliver all the thrills and sexual intrigue as the first two films did. And in Orphan: First Kill on Paramount+, Isabelle Fuhrman reprises her role as the homicidal orphan named Esther

Want to know more about these highlights and the rest of the stellar weekend lineup? Check out the rest of the hit titles new on streaming this weekend below:

New on HBO August 21: House of the Dragon


There are three things I know to be true about the Targaryens: Blonde hair is a dominant gene in their family, they definitely own a few “My Other Dragon is a Dragon” bumper stickers, and they have a tendency to be… let’s say moody. House Of The Dragon is the first (successful) Game of Thrones spinoff, and in this prequel, we’ll learn all about the ancestors of Daenerys, Viserus, and Rhaegar. Set 200 years before the events of GoT, we’ll meet King Viserys (Paddy Considine), Prince Daemon (Matt Smith), and Princess Rhaenyra (Emma D’Arcy), who will go on to create the much-mythologized Targaryen empire.

Stream House Of The Dragon on HBO

New on Netflix August 19: The Next 365 Days


The Polish film 365 Days famously has a 0% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and yet, in the year since its release on Netflix, two sequels have been made. The original film, about a woman, Laura, imprisoned by a Sicilian mobster named Massimo who gives her 365 days to fall in love with him… or else!… featured lots of sex, some of it violent, and that was, I guess, its selling point. A sequel, 365 Days: Next Day, was released in April, and included a plotline about Laura getting mad that Massimo was cheating on her, except that it wasn’t Massimo, IT WAS HIS EVIL TWIN! And now The Next 365 Days is available for you completists who need to know how this story ends. I’m not sure how you top “evil twin, but that’s why I’ll be watching.

Stream The Next 365 Days on Netflix

New on Paramount August 19: Orphan: First Kill

After the death of their infant, Vera Farmiga and Peter Sarsgaard adopted Esther, played by Isabelle Fuhrman, in the 2009 film Orphan. Turns out (spoiler alert) Esther wasn’t the Russian child they thought she was, instead, she was a full-grown adult with a habit of posing as a child to kill the adoptive families that took her in. (No good deed, huh?) First Kill, a prequel to the original film, tells Esther’s origin story and co-stars Julie Stiles as Tricia Albright, Esther’s (first) adoptive mother.

Stream Orphan: First Kill on Paramount+

Full List of New Movies and Shows on Streaming This Weekend

The options above only scratch the surface, so you know that this weekend’s full lineup will have amazing options for what to watch this weekend! For the full breakdown of the best movies and shows to stream now, or if you’re still undecided on what to stream this weekend, then check out the complete list below:

New on Netflix- Full List

Released Friday, August 19

The Cuphead Show!: Part 2 — NETFLIX FAMILY
Echoes — NETFLIX SERIES
The Girl in the Mirror (Alma) — NETFLIX SERIES
Glow Up: Season 4 — NETFLIX SERIES
Kleo — NETFLIX SERIES
The Next 365 Days — NETFLIX FILM

Released Saturday, August 20

Fullmetal Alchemist The Revenge of Scar — NETFLIX FILM

Released Sunday, August 21

A Cowgirl’s Song

New on Hulu – Full List

Released Thursday, August 18

Dragons: The Nine Realms: Complete Season 3 (Hulu Original)
INTERNATIONAL FALLS (2020)

New on Peacock – Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Amor Valentine, Season 1, New Episode (Telemundo)
IndyCar – World Wide Technology Raceway*
The Katie Phang Show, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
La Vuelta a España – Stage 1*
Love Island USA, Season 4, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
PGA TOUR FedExCup Playoffs: BMW Championship – Round 2
Southern Charm, Season 8, New Episode (Bravo)
Top Chef VIP, Season 1, New Episode (Telemundo)
U.S. Amateur Golf – New Jersey*
U.S. Gymnastics Championships
Zerlina., New Episode (Peacock Original)*

Released Saturday, August 20

Amor Valentine, Season 1, New Episode (Telemundo)
Ayman, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
IndyCar – World Wide Technology Raceway*
La Vuelta a España – Stage 2
Love Island USA, Season 4, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
PGA TOUR FedExCup Playoffs: BMW Championship – Round 3
Premier League – Bournemouth v. Arsenal
Premier League – Crystal Palace v. Aston Villa*
Premier League – Everton v. Nottingham Forest
Premier League – Fulham v. Brentford*
Premier League – Leicester City v. Southampton*
Premier League – Tottenham v. Wolves
Top Chef VIP, Season 1, New Episode (Telemundo)
U.S. Gymnastics Championships

Released Sunday, August 21 

La Vuelta a España – Stage 3
Love Island USA, Season 4, New Episode (Peacock Original)*
PGA TOUR FedExCup Playoffs: BMW Championship – Final Round
MLB Sunday Leadoff – Chicago White Sox at Cleveland Guardians*
Premier League – Leeds United v. Chelsea*
Premier League – Newcastle v. Man City
Premier League – West Ham v. Brighton
US Gymnastics Championships

New on Amazon Prime Video – Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Making the Cut Season 3 (2022)
Todo Por Lucy Season 2 (2021)

Released Saturday, August 20

Robocop (2014)

New on Disney+ – Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Beauty and the Beast (1991) (Sing-Along Version)
Beauty and the Beast (2017) (Sing-Along Version)
Tangled (Sing-Along Version)

New on Apple TV+ Max- Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Bad Sisters
Surfside Girls
Five Days At Memorial
Surface, Episode 6
Trying, Episode 6

New on HBO Max- Full List

Released Sunday, August 21

American Sniper, 2014
House of the Dragon, Series Premiere (HBO)

New on Showtime – Full List

Released on Sunday, August 21

City on a Hill
Flatbush Misdemeanors
The Chi

New on Starz- Full List

Released on Sunday, August 21

Power Book III: Raising Kanan, Episode 202

New on Paramount+ – Full List

Released Friday, August 19

Big Nate
Orphan: First Kill

 

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Plenty of entertainment options await among the new movies and shows to watch this weekend on Netflix, Disney Plus, HBO Max and other streaming services. Movie night and binge sessions are easily sorted. 

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Plenty of entertainment options await among the new movies and shows to watch this weekend on Netflix, Disney Plus, HBO Max and other streaming services. Movie night and binge sessions are easily sorted. 

This weekend’s lineup is led by two highly-anticipated new series: Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon and the Marvel sitcom She-Hulk: Attorney at Law. The HBO drama focuses on the dragon-riding Targaryens many decades before Daenerys was born. She-Hulk brings a winking, feminist perspective to the MCU. 

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" ["date_timestamp"]=> int(1660911613) } [4]=> array(11) { ["title"]=> string(61) "California to Add Diversity Rules to State Film and TV Credit" ["link"]=> string(112) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/latest-movies/california-to-add-diversity-rules-to-state-film-and-tv-credit/" ["dc"]=> array(1) { ["creator"]=> string(14) "River Streeter" } ["pubdate"]=> string(31) "Fri, 19 Aug 2022 06:44:41 +0000" ["category"]=> string(50) "Latest MoviesaddCaliforniaCreditdiversityfilmRules" ["guid"]=> string(44) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/?p=20492" ["description"]=> string(632) "California is poised to add a diversity requirement to its $330 million tax incentive for film and TV production, as lawmakers seek to use their leverage to make the industry better reflect the state’s demographics. Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to sign a bill, SB 485, that will extend the tax credit through 2030. On ... Read more" ["content"]=> array(1) { ["encoded"]=> string(4605) "

California is poised to add a diversity requirement to its $330 million tax incentive for film and TV production, as lawmakers seek to use their leverage to make the industry better reflect the state’s demographics.

Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to sign a bill, SB 485, that will extend the tax credit through 2030. On Wednesday night, the bill was amended to require productions that receive the credit to set hiring goals that are “broadly reflective of California’s population, in terms of race, ethnicity, and gender.”

Diversity in Hollywood has been a topic of discussion for years, but until recently there were few incentives to promote it. In 2020, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences adopted inclusion standards to be eligible for best picture. A few other states — including Illinois and New Jersey — have added diversity criteria to their film credit programs.

“There comes a point where you can’t just talk about it any more — you have to show action,” said Assemblywoman Wendy Carrillo, D-Los Angeles, one of the key advocates for adding a diversity requirement to California’s film incentive.

California is 40% Latino, 35% white, 16% Asian American, and 6.5% Black, according to the most recent Census estimates. In 2020, the California Film Commission reported that the state’s film and TV workforce — for those whose race or ethnicity could be determined — was 70% white, 17% Latino, 7% Black and 4% Asian American. That data came from projects that received a tax credit from 2015 to 2020.

The report also showed a vast gender disparity, with 75% of film and TV jobs held by men, and 25% held by women.

Under the bill, which would take effect on July 1, 2023, recipients of the state’s film tax credit would have to submit a diversity work plan. The law would not specify the goals of the plan, other than to say that hiring must be “broadly reflective” of the state’s population.

Productions must also submit a final diversity report, showing whether it met its hiring goals. Productions that are able to show that they met their goals or made a “good faith effort” will be eligible for an additional 4% tax credit, on top of the 20% or 25% credit allowed under current law.

The same provision — the diversity work plan requirement and the 4% bonus — was included in a separate, $150 million California incentive for construction of new production soundstages, which was approved last year.

In crafting the diversity requirement, lawmakers must navigate around Proposition 209, the 1996 initiative that amended the state constitution to outlaw affirmative action in state hiring, school admissions and state contracting.

The regulations for the soundstage credit, which were published earlier this year, say there is no intent “to require or encourage the diversity work plan to include quotas or other numeric goals.” By putting the onus on productions to create their own diversity plans — without explicitly stating what the plans should include — lawmakers hope to avoid triggering constitutional concerns.

Last year, Newsom signed a temporary two-year increase in the credit, bringing the annual total to $420 million for the fiscal years ending in 2022 and 2023. The program is set to return to $330 million next year unless lawmakers decide to approve a further expansion.

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California is poised to add a diversity requirement to its $330 million tax incentive for film and TV production, as lawmakers seek to use their leverage to make the industry better reflect the state’s demographics.

Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to sign a bill, SB 485, that will extend the tax credit through 2030. On Wednesday night, the bill was amended to require productions that receive the credit to set hiring goals that are “broadly reflective of California’s population, in terms of race, ethnicity, and gender.”

Diversity in Hollywood has been a topic of discussion for years, but until recently there were few incentives to promote it. In 2020, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences adopted inclusion standards to be eligible for best picture. A few other states — including Illinois and New Jersey — have added diversity criteria to their film credit programs.

“There comes a point where you can’t just talk about it any more — you have to show action,” said Assemblywoman Wendy Carrillo, D-Los Angeles, one of the key advocates for adding a diversity requirement to California’s film incentive.

California is 40% Latino, 35% white, 16% Asian American, and 6.5% Black, according to the most recent Census estimates. In 2020, the California Film Commission reported that the state’s film and TV workforce — for those whose race or ethnicity could be determined — was 70% white, 17% Latino, 7% Black and 4% Asian American. That data came from projects that received a tax credit from 2015 to 2020.

The report also showed a vast gender disparity, with 75% of film and TV jobs held by men, and 25% held by women.

Under the bill, which would take effect on July 1, 2023, recipients of the state’s film tax credit would have to submit a diversity work plan. The law would not specify the goals of the plan, other than to say that hiring must be “broadly reflective” of the state’s population.

Productions must also submit a final diversity report, showing whether it met its hiring goals. Productions that are able to show that they met their goals or made a “good faith effort” will be eligible for an additional 4% tax credit, on top of the 20% or 25% credit allowed under current law.

The same provision — the diversity work plan requirement and the 4% bonus — was included in a separate, $150 million California incentive for construction of new production soundstages, which was approved last year.

In crafting the diversity requirement, lawmakers must navigate around Proposition 209, the 1996 initiative that amended the state constitution to outlaw affirmative action in state hiring, school admissions and state contracting.

The regulations for the soundstage credit, which were published earlier this year, say there is no intent “to require or encourage the diversity work plan to include quotas or other numeric goals.” By putting the onus on productions to create their own diversity plans — without explicitly stating what the plans should include — lawmakers hope to avoid triggering constitutional concerns.

Last year, Newsom signed a temporary two-year increase in the credit, bringing the annual total to $420 million for the fiscal years ending in 2022 and 2023. The program is set to return to $330 million next year unless lawmakers decide to approve a further expansion.

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" ["date_timestamp"]=> int(1660891481) } [5]=> array(11) { ["title"]=> string(135) "Latest Targets of Hong Kong Censorship Include Films, Publishers, and Pro-Transparency Social Media Pages – China Digital Times (CDT)" ["link"]=> string(178) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/latest-movies/latest-targets-of-hong-kong-censorship-include-films-publishers-and-pro-transparency-social-media-pages-china-digital-times-cdt/" ["dc"]=> array(1) { ["creator"]=> string(7) "Susan P" } ["pubdate"]=> string(31) "Fri, 19 Aug 2022 06:27:50 +0000" ["category"]=> string(106) "Latest MoviesCDTCensorshipChinaDigitalFilmsHongIncludeKongmediaProTransparencyPublishersSocialtargetsTimes" ["guid"]=> string(44) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/?p=20486" ["description"]=> string(880) "Over two years after the National Security Law went into effect, government censorship continues to stifle free expression in Hong Kong. Authorities have recently taken measures to conceal from the public various books, films, and social media pages deemed a threat to national security, and in some cases punish those who create them. Last week, ... Read more" ["content"]=> array(1) { ["encoded"]=> string(14267) "

Over two years after the National Security Law went into effect, government censorship continues to stifle free expression in Hong Kong. Authorities have recently taken measures to conceal from the public various books, films, and social media pages deemed a threat to national security, and in some cases punish those who create them. Last week, national-security police arrested two administrators of a Facebook group that shared anonymous comments about the city’s civil service institution. Newley Purnell from The Wall Street Journal reported that a host of similar social media pages were subsequently shut down

Soon after the arrests, a Facebook page called Civil Servant Secrets that had more than 204,000 followers went offline. It displayed a message saying its content was no longer available, which typically means administrators have deleted it. Last month the page hosted a video showing a police officer who appeared to be sleeping in a break room while on duty.

[…Similar Facebook groups] included pages for sharing information from the city’s public healthcare workers and one for Hong Kong parents. Also shuttered was a page for the Chinese University of Hong Kong, called CUHK Secrets, which had more than 109,000 followers, along with pages dedicated to several other Hong Kong universities.

[…Sandra Marco Colino, law professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong] said the uncertain circumstances in which the social-media administrators were arrested, combined with the national-security law’s vagueness and severe penalties for violations, have “understandably instilled fear in the admins of social media groups sharing anonymous posts which often touched upon politically sensitive topics.” [Source]

The two administrators were civil servants arrested on charges of sedition, which holds a maximum penalty of two years in prison. Police suspected them of “publishing posts on that social media group to disseminate seditious messages that promote feelings of ill-will and enmity between different classes of the population of Hong Kong.” Two other civil servants were also arrested on sedition charges for their posts in the Facebook group. On Tuesday, the government disclosed a document vowing “more resolute” disciplinary action against civil servants. During the 2021-2022 financial year alone, the government removed 51 bureaucrats from their posts, accounting for approximately one third of all civil service dismissals over the last five years.

On Sunday, Secretary of Security Chris Tang stated that criticism of the government is allowed if it intends to make the government “perform better,” and claimed that the arrests do not suppress freedom of expression. On previous occasions, comments and complaints in these social media pages have helped to raise public awareness and demand accountability for government corruption, and have even compelled authorities to begin various investigations. Francis Lee Lap-fung, a professor at CUHK’s School of Journalism and Communications, also noted, “Many posts did not criticise the government at all and some even expressed support for a government decision.”

Meanwhile, Hong Kong police announced that they have been working with a tech company to create a 24-hour public opinion tracker that monitors online discussions and words that “smear” the police. This is part of the police force’s new public relations wing, unveiled on Monday, whose major responsibility is to “detect rumours early, and proactively provide clarifications as soon as possible.” Fiona Sun at the South China Morning Post described how the new public relations wing also aims to disseminate positive propaganda to improve the image of the police

[Assistant Commissioner of Police and new head of public relations Joe Chan Tung] said the new wing would also commit itself to “telling good stories” about the police, the city and the country, as well as highlighting the force’s professionalism to win public confidence.

He explained it would also make better use of new media and technology to help get the force’s message across.

Chan said the wing would also work to form partnerships with media organisations as well as community representatives to build better relationships.

[…] He said the wing would also carry out more activities in the community and schools, and use new technology, including augmented and virtual reality as well as elements of the metaverse to attract more participants, especially the young, in an attempt to instil values and a sense of national identity in them. [Source]

Due to national security concerns, a film was pulled from a local screening in Hong Kong this weekend. “Losing Sight of a Longed Place,” which won the Best Animated Short Film prize at Taiwan’s Golden Horse Awards in 2017, portrays a young gay man’s struggles in Hong Kong. The filmmakers announced in a Facebook post last week that Hong Kong’s Office for Film, Newspaper, and Article Administration (OFNAA) demanded they cut out a scene of the 2014 Umbrella Movement. Under the National Security Law, the government now possesses the legal powers to stifle any digital documentation of past protest movements. Anyone who exhibits an unauthorized film deemed contrary to national security, as stipulated under the film censorship law that was amended last year, could face a HK$1 million (US$127,419) fine and imprisonment for three years. Hillary Leung from the Hong Kong Free Press reported on the censorship of the seven-and-a-half-minute film, due to a one-second clip:

In an emailed reply sent on Monday, OFNAA ordered the film producers to delete a scene that it said had “reconstructed the illegal occupation movement.” If they did not comply, the film would not be allowed for public screening.

The shot in question – lasting less than a second – showed canopies and placards reading “Don’t forget the original intention.” The scene also had a scroll partially flipped up by the wind with a yellow umbrella and the characters “I want,” an apparent allusion to banners hung around protest camps during the 2014 movement that read “I want universal suffrage.”

[…] According to the Ground Up Film Society, the [Open University of Hong Kong, since renamed Hong Kong Metropolitan University, where the film creators were enrolled,] uploaded the short onto its YouTube channel three years ago.

But a day after the group announced it would withdraw the film from the festival, the video had been set to private with an error message reading “video unavailable.” [Source]

Censorship also continues to plague Hong Kong’s publishers. In The Guardian, Sum Lok-kei described how publishers who sold politically-sensitive books were barred from participating in a trade fair last month:

Hong Kong publishers have decried a “new form of censorship” after vendors selling books deemed politically sensitive were allegedly excluded from the industry’s traditional annual trade fair.

[… T]his year publishers that showcased books last year about the protests that swept the city in 2019 have been banned from the book fair, without explanation.

[…] “Publishers like ourselves, who put out political and so-called ‘sensitive’ books, are starting to be censored,” said [Raymond Yeung of publisher Hillway Culture], adding that some local printers have also refused to print their publications after the introduction of the national security law in June 2020.

[…] “This is not a matter of the law … there are hidden forces stopping these events and books from seeing the light of day,” he said.

“This form of censorship is scarier, because there are no rules we can follow.” [Source]

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" } ["summary"]=> string(880) "Over two years after the National Security Law went into effect, government censorship continues to stifle free expression in Hong Kong. Authorities have recently taken measures to conceal from the public various books, films, and social media pages deemed a threat to national security, and in some cases punish those who create them. Last week, ... Read more" ["atom_content"]=> string(14267) "

Over two years after the National Security Law went into effect, government censorship continues to stifle free expression in Hong Kong. Authorities have recently taken measures to conceal from the public various books, films, and social media pages deemed a threat to national security, and in some cases punish those who create them. Last week, national-security police arrested two administrators of a Facebook group that shared anonymous comments about the city’s civil service institution. Newley Purnell from The Wall Street Journal reported that a host of similar social media pages were subsequently shut down

Soon after the arrests, a Facebook page called Civil Servant Secrets that had more than 204,000 followers went offline. It displayed a message saying its content was no longer available, which typically means administrators have deleted it. Last month the page hosted a video showing a police officer who appeared to be sleeping in a break room while on duty.

[…Similar Facebook groups] included pages for sharing information from the city’s public healthcare workers and one for Hong Kong parents. Also shuttered was a page for the Chinese University of Hong Kong, called CUHK Secrets, which had more than 109,000 followers, along with pages dedicated to several other Hong Kong universities.

[…Sandra Marco Colino, law professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong] said the uncertain circumstances in which the social-media administrators were arrested, combined with the national-security law’s vagueness and severe penalties for violations, have “understandably instilled fear in the admins of social media groups sharing anonymous posts which often touched upon politically sensitive topics.” [Source]

The two administrators were civil servants arrested on charges of sedition, which holds a maximum penalty of two years in prison. Police suspected them of “publishing posts on that social media group to disseminate seditious messages that promote feelings of ill-will and enmity between different classes of the population of Hong Kong.” Two other civil servants were also arrested on sedition charges for their posts in the Facebook group. On Tuesday, the government disclosed a document vowing “more resolute” disciplinary action against civil servants. During the 2021-2022 financial year alone, the government removed 51 bureaucrats from their posts, accounting for approximately one third of all civil service dismissals over the last five years.

On Sunday, Secretary of Security Chris Tang stated that criticism of the government is allowed if it intends to make the government “perform better,” and claimed that the arrests do not suppress freedom of expression. On previous occasions, comments and complaints in these social media pages have helped to raise public awareness and demand accountability for government corruption, and have even compelled authorities to begin various investigations. Francis Lee Lap-fung, a professor at CUHK’s School of Journalism and Communications, also noted, “Many posts did not criticise the government at all and some even expressed support for a government decision.”

Meanwhile, Hong Kong police announced that they have been working with a tech company to create a 24-hour public opinion tracker that monitors online discussions and words that “smear” the police. This is part of the police force’s new public relations wing, unveiled on Monday, whose major responsibility is to “detect rumours early, and proactively provide clarifications as soon as possible.” Fiona Sun at the South China Morning Post described how the new public relations wing also aims to disseminate positive propaganda to improve the image of the police

[Assistant Commissioner of Police and new head of public relations Joe Chan Tung] said the new wing would also commit itself to “telling good stories” about the police, the city and the country, as well as highlighting the force’s professionalism to win public confidence.

He explained it would also make better use of new media and technology to help get the force’s message across.

Chan said the wing would also work to form partnerships with media organisations as well as community representatives to build better relationships.

[…] He said the wing would also carry out more activities in the community and schools, and use new technology, including augmented and virtual reality as well as elements of the metaverse to attract more participants, especially the young, in an attempt to instil values and a sense of national identity in them. [Source]

Due to national security concerns, a film was pulled from a local screening in Hong Kong this weekend. “Losing Sight of a Longed Place,” which won the Best Animated Short Film prize at Taiwan’s Golden Horse Awards in 2017, portrays a young gay man’s struggles in Hong Kong. The filmmakers announced in a Facebook post last week that Hong Kong’s Office for Film, Newspaper, and Article Administration (OFNAA) demanded they cut out a scene of the 2014 Umbrella Movement. Under the National Security Law, the government now possesses the legal powers to stifle any digital documentation of past protest movements. Anyone who exhibits an unauthorized film deemed contrary to national security, as stipulated under the film censorship law that was amended last year, could face a HK$1 million (US$127,419) fine and imprisonment for three years. Hillary Leung from the Hong Kong Free Press reported on the censorship of the seven-and-a-half-minute film, due to a one-second clip:

In an emailed reply sent on Monday, OFNAA ordered the film producers to delete a scene that it said had “reconstructed the illegal occupation movement.” If they did not comply, the film would not be allowed for public screening.

The shot in question – lasting less than a second – showed canopies and placards reading “Don’t forget the original intention.” The scene also had a scroll partially flipped up by the wind with a yellow umbrella and the characters “I want,” an apparent allusion to banners hung around protest camps during the 2014 movement that read “I want universal suffrage.”

[…] According to the Ground Up Film Society, the [Open University of Hong Kong, since renamed Hong Kong Metropolitan University, where the film creators were enrolled,] uploaded the short onto its YouTube channel three years ago.

But a day after the group announced it would withdraw the film from the festival, the video had been set to private with an error message reading “video unavailable.” [Source]

Censorship also continues to plague Hong Kong’s publishers. In The Guardian, Sum Lok-kei described how publishers who sold politically-sensitive books were barred from participating in a trade fair last month:

Hong Kong publishers have decried a “new form of censorship” after vendors selling books deemed politically sensitive were allegedly excluded from the industry’s traditional annual trade fair.

[… T]his year publishers that showcased books last year about the protests that swept the city in 2019 have been banned from the book fair, without explanation.

[…] “Publishers like ourselves, who put out political and so-called ‘sensitive’ books, are starting to be censored,” said [Raymond Yeung of publisher Hillway Culture], adding that some local printers have also refused to print their publications after the introduction of the national security law in June 2020.

[…] “This is not a matter of the law … there are hidden forces stopping these events and books from seeing the light of day,” he said.

“This form of censorship is scarier, because there are no rules we can follow.” [Source]

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Music, mystery and Minions! There’s plenty of variety on offer for film lovers this week, both on the big screen and small. Happy viewing!

EXCLUSIVE: Fisherman Friend star James Purefoy reveals public’s ‘visceral’ reactions to former role 

Elvis (buy/rent on all major platforms)

Category: Music

Baz Lurhmann – the film-maker behind Moulin Rouge!, Romeo & Juliet and The Great Gatsby to name a few – is certainly a one-off, so it’s no surprise that his take on the Presley story is told in a way only he could get away with: theatrical, frenzied and sparkling like one of The King’s famous jumpsuits.

Purists might shudder at the electrifying soundtrack – boldly mixing Elvis with hip-hop, amongst other things – but this biopic reminds us how Elvis was a musical magpie, drawing from numerous styles and mixing it with his own style. It’s a job that relative unknown Austin Butler, as Elvis, more than manages (throwing in some sensationally sexy moves along the way). Co-starring Tom Hanks – under a lot of prosthetics – as Presley’s rather dubious manager Colonel Tom Parker.

Loading the player…

WATCH: Have you watched Elvis yet?

The Princess (Sky Documentaries)

Category: Documentary

Billed as ‘the definitive’ examination of the late Diana’s life, The Princess expertly uses only archive footage to tell the story of her journey from nursery school teacher to the most famous woman in the world. And it’s a journey with many bumps in the road, as we know. But what The Princess reminds us via cleverly chosen clips is that, through it all, Diana remained poised and (at least outwardly) calm. Her world might have been collapsing around her but she was never anything but regal.

Minions: The Rise of Gru (rent on all major platforms)

Category: Family

We’ve hardly been lacking Minions content over the last few years but this fifth entry in the Despicable Me franchise still manages to be effortlessly funny and breezily entertaining. The story is a prequel, with an 11-year-old Gru (again voiced by Steve Carell) making his plans to become a supervillain with the help of his Minions. And whilst Carell always deserves plenty of love, it’s really those little yellow, banana-loving sidekicks who once again steal the show. Long may they continue.

Father Stu (buy/rent on all major platforms)

Category: Drama

Mark Wahlberg’s latest was all but overlooked when it hit cinemas earlier this year but despite some occasionally clunky philosophising, it’s worth a look. The story is a true one: Stuart Long (Wahlberg) was a messed-up amateur boxer who went from trying to impress a beautiful Sunday School teacher with his charm to realising his calling in life was actually to be a Catholic priest. That’s quite the U-turn. Luckily Wahlberg throws himself into the role, relishing the story of grit and determination, and making what might have been cheesy into something undeniably inspiring.

My Old School (cinemas)

Category: Documentary

Prepare for some serious jaw-dropping as you watch this true story of high school student Brandon Lee, a teenager who enrolled at Bears Den Academy on the outskirts of Glasgow in the mid-90s. So far, so normal. But Brandon’s complex background and unusual looks were also hiding a major secret. Using interviews with former pupils, wonderfully retro animation plus the actor Alan Cumming appearing in the place of a camera-shy Brandon, this is a haunting yet always entertaining real-life mystery. Exceptional.

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Not Okay (Disney+)

Category: Comedy

Zoey Deutch continues her climb up the Hollywood ladder with another film that showcases her exceptional comedy skills. She plays Danni, a young woman eager to make it as a social media influencer who discovers that an online misunderstanding might just give her the life she dreams of. But how to keep up the lie? The jokes are certainly warped but Deutch’s ability to balance anxiety, desperation and laughs is seriously impressive. Co-starring Dylan O’Brien.

Jackass Forever (Sky Cinema)

Category: Comedy

It might be twenty years since the first Jackass film but not much in the world of the notoriously dumb daredevils has changed. Maybe not all the original cast still feature and the ones that do look a little worse for wear (who wouldn’t, considering what they’ve put themselves through?!) But the format of this fourth Jackass compilation remains reassuringly similar to the others: Johnny Knoxville, Steve O, Wee Man and the team (now including – shock horror! – some women too) crack themselves up doing stupid and dangerous things. Is it Shakespeare? Of course not. But it’s still very funny.

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Music, mystery and Minions! There’s plenty of variety on offer for film lovers this week, both on the big screen and small. Happy viewing!

EXCLUSIVE: Fisherman Friend star James Purefoy reveals public’s ‘visceral’ reactions to former role 

Elvis (buy/rent on all major platforms)

Category: Music

Baz Lurhmann – the film-maker behind Moulin Rouge!, Romeo & Juliet and The Great Gatsby to name a few – is certainly a one-off, so it’s no surprise that his take on the Presley story is told in a way only he could get away with: theatrical, frenzied and sparkling like one of The King’s famous jumpsuits.

Purists might shudder at the electrifying soundtrack – boldly mixing Elvis with hip-hop, amongst other things – but this biopic reminds us how Elvis was a musical magpie, drawing from numerous styles and mixing it with his own style. It’s a job that relative unknown Austin Butler, as Elvis, more than manages (throwing in some sensationally sexy moves along the way). Co-starring Tom Hanks – under a lot of prosthetics – as Presley’s rather dubious manager Colonel Tom Parker.

Loading the player…

WATCH: Have you watched Elvis yet?

The Princess (Sky Documentaries)

Category: Documentary

Billed as ‘the definitive’ examination of the late Diana’s life, The Princess expertly uses only archive footage to tell the story of her journey from nursery school teacher to the most famous woman in the world. And it’s a journey with many bumps in the road, as we know. But what The Princess reminds us via cleverly chosen clips is that, through it all, Diana remained poised and (at least outwardly) calm. Her world might have been collapsing around her but she was never anything but regal.

Minions: The Rise of Gru (rent on all major platforms)

Category: Family

We’ve hardly been lacking Minions content over the last few years but this fifth entry in the Despicable Me franchise still manages to be effortlessly funny and breezily entertaining. The story is a prequel, with an 11-year-old Gru (again voiced by Steve Carell) making his plans to become a supervillain with the help of his Minions. And whilst Carell always deserves plenty of love, it’s really those little yellow, banana-loving sidekicks who once again steal the show. Long may they continue.

Father Stu (buy/rent on all major platforms)

Category: Drama

Mark Wahlberg’s latest was all but overlooked when it hit cinemas earlier this year but despite some occasionally clunky philosophising, it’s worth a look. The story is a true one: Stuart Long (Wahlberg) was a messed-up amateur boxer who went from trying to impress a beautiful Sunday School teacher with his charm to realising his calling in life was actually to be a Catholic priest. That’s quite the U-turn. Luckily Wahlberg throws himself into the role, relishing the story of grit and determination, and making what might have been cheesy into something undeniably inspiring.

My Old School (cinemas)

Category: Documentary

Prepare for some serious jaw-dropping as you watch this true story of high school student Brandon Lee, a teenager who enrolled at Bears Den Academy on the outskirts of Glasgow in the mid-90s. So far, so normal. But Brandon’s complex background and unusual looks were also hiding a major secret. Using interviews with former pupils, wonderfully retro animation plus the actor Alan Cumming appearing in the place of a camera-shy Brandon, this is a haunting yet always entertaining real-life mystery. Exceptional.

MORE: Nope: what was the importance of Gordy the chimp?

MORE: James King’s big 7: best films coming to cinema and streaming this week

Not Okay (Disney+)

Category: Comedy

Zoey Deutch continues her climb up the Hollywood ladder with another film that showcases her exceptional comedy skills. She plays Danni, a young woman eager to make it as a social media influencer who discovers that an online misunderstanding might just give her the life she dreams of. But how to keep up the lie? The jokes are certainly warped but Deutch’s ability to balance anxiety, desperation and laughs is seriously impressive. Co-starring Dylan O’Brien.

Jackass Forever (Sky Cinema)

Category: Comedy

It might be twenty years since the first Jackass film but not much in the world of the notoriously dumb daredevils has changed. Maybe not all the original cast still feature and the ones that do look a little worse for wear (who wouldn’t, considering what they’ve put themselves through?!) But the format of this fourth Jackass compilation remains reassuringly similar to the others: Johnny Knoxville, Steve O, Wee Man and the team (now including – shock horror! – some women too) crack themselves up doing stupid and dangerous things. Is it Shakespeare? Of course not. But it’s still very funny.

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" ["date_timestamp"]=> int(1660889559) } [7]=> array(11) { ["title"]=> string(59) "What to Stream: “Posse,” a Wild Western of High Purpose" ["link"]=> string(102) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/latest-movies/what-to-stream-posse-a-wild-western-of-high-purpose/" ["dc"]=> array(1) { ["creator"]=> string(14) "Sally Thornton" } ["pubdate"]=> string(31) "Fri, 19 Aug 2022 04:18:51 +0000" ["category"]=> string(42) "Latest MoviesPossePurposeStreamWesternwild" ["guid"]=> string(44) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/?p=20474" ["description"]=> string(662) "Whether in art-house films or in Hollywood spectacles, there’s no conflict between audacious style and confrontational politics, which converge to grand yet scathing effect in Mario Van Peebles’s “Posse,” from 1993. It’s one of the great modern Westerns, and it’s now streaming widely, including on Pluto TV and the Roku Channel. The coincidence of its ... Read more" ["content"]=> array(1) { ["encoded"]=> string(8989) "

Whether in art-house films or in Hollywood spectacles, there’s no conflict between audacious style and confrontational politics, which converge to grand yet scathing effect in Mario Van Peebles’s “Posse,” from 1993. It’s one of the great modern Westerns, and it’s now streaming widely, including on Pluto TV and the Roku Channel. The coincidence of its arrival on Pluto TV, in August, with a Film Forum retrospective of films by the French director Alain Resnais is a useful reminder of what connects the art-house and Hollywood traditions. Resnais, especially in his early films (such as “Hiroshima Mon Amour” and “Muriel”), delivers sharp political reckonings—and the politics of memory itself—with a uniquely rarefied and formalist aestheticism. For Van Peebles, the flash and the flair of “Posse,” along with its distinctive, flashback-centered form, serve a similar and mighty purpose: to get beyond movie myths and reveal the truth of the Wild West, and of American history over all, by way of those who remembered that history but were long ignored. As in some of Resnais’s best films, Van Peebles—working in an altogether more populist and bustling manner—dramatizes memory as action, as a form of activism.

“Posse” is centered on the lives of Black people—townspeople, cowboys, even sheriffs—in the nineteenth-century West. It’s a wild and picaresque adventure that’s made taut by a steadfast and passionate sense of principle, provided as much by the filmmaker as by the film’s protagonists, not least because Van Peebles also stars—as Jesse Lee, an involuntary recruit in the Spanish-American War. The action begins in Cuba, in 1898, where Jesse, a convict sentenced to lifetime military service, is the leader of a mostly Black regiment that’s sent on a suicide mission by the racist Colonel Graham (Billy Zane). Jesse leads a group of three Black soldiers and one white soldier in a revolt against the Colonel, and they sneak back to the United States, a stolen chest of gold coins in tow, via the comedic conceit of taking the place of corpses. Reaching New Orleans—and joined there by a gambler called Father Time (Big Daddy Kane)—the band of deserters puts their trust in Jesse to keep them a step ahead of the law and the Colonel, who’s in hot pursuit. But Jesse has something more in mind than mere survival. He is haunted by memories of fire, destruction, and the killing of Black people by white lawmen and vigilantes, memories that are rendered in stark, nightmarish, and fragmentary black-and-white flashbacks. In quest of revenge, he brings his group to the so-called Western frontier, to the town where he grew up—and where those horrific visions were his realities.

What is the story that needs to be told, and how does it get told? This is the overarching tension of “Posse.” The film’s flamboyant and rowdy action is held inside a framing device of an unnamed, elderly Black man reminiscing about the group of six, dubbing them the “original posse,” and delivering a history lesson: almost a third of all late-nineteenth-century American cowboys—and half the original settlers of Los Angeles—were Black. The identity of this character converges with that of the actor himself, in a stroke of casting genius: the narrator is played by Woody Strode, born in 1914, who played the title role in John Ford’s 1960 Western “Sergeant Rutledge,” set in 1881, about the racist persecution of a Black officer. The intersection of history and myth, the inseparability of history from the voices of personal testimony, the decisive power of commemoration and transmission: these are the very subjects of “Posse.” Throughout, Van Peebles nods to the mythic power of classic Westerns while infusing its tropes with different, wider-ranging historical substance and presenting new heroes to embody it. As in Ford’s Westerns, it’s striking that the film’s deep-rooted and deeply felt intellectual considerations receive such a vigorous, thrilling, complex, and, at times, even raucously humorous dramatic treatment.

The story that Van Peebles tells (working with a script by Sy Richardson and Dario Scardapane) is a vast excavation of the crimes and sins on which the United States is based. It’s a tale of military adventurism, colonial expansionism, crony capitalism, deceitful political maneuvering, the repressive sham of law and order—and the underlying premise of white supremacy on which these abuses depend. Jesse grew up in a town called Freemanville, a settlement of Black people that’s involuntarily twinned with the neighboring white outpost of Cutterstown, which is run by a despotic and sadistic sheriff named Bates (Richard Jordan). Bates’s interests are both violent and mercenary, and he uses the power of the purse to win the complicity of Freemanville’s Black sheriff, Carver (Blair Underwood), in his schemes. A crucial aspect of “Posse” is the discovery of Bates’s schemes—the recognition of them by way of memory, knowledge, and education, which also provides the crucial basis for resistance.

The pivot of Jesse’s haunting memories involves his father, King David (Robert Hooks), who was murdered for building a school emblazoned with the slogan “Education is freedom.” Jesse is, in effect, a man of the book, toting around a small and precious volume containing a poem about the life of an enslaved man that begins “Nicodemus was a slave of African birth.” (The poem was published, anonymously, in 1877, to promote a Black settlement named Nicodemus, in Kansas). The book, which Jesse gives to the illiterate Obobo (Tom Lister, Jr.), the posse’s mightiest warrior, takes on a symbolic function—an artistic trace of a history that, then as now, is at risk of suppression. Transmission and mentorship are built even deeper into the story through the cast of characters, which includes the elder Papa Joe, Jesse’s mentor; he’s played by Melvin Van Peebles, the seminal modern director who is also Mario Van Peebles’s father. (Papa Joe’s daughter, Lana, played by Salli Richardson-Whitfield, is the town’s schoolteacher.)

The plot depends significantly on the recognition and the effect of the genocidal displacement of Native Americans and the oppressive conditions endured by Chinese laborers; it also involves the explicitly cited “grandfather clause,” which mandated that any Black person who had a grandfather that was enslaved, and therefore ineligible to vote, was also barred from voting. For all its historical excavation, “Posse” is a tale of exuberance, of florid personalities whose idiosyncrasies and audacities, whose pleasures and mishaps, are also the essence of history. Along with the steadfast Obobo and the brash and composed Father Time, there’s the stylish Angel (Tone Loc), the sly and insolent Little J (Stephen Baldwin), and, the loquacious, impetuous, and discerning Weezie (Charles Lane), who had the misfortune to serve the Colonel and the daring to change sides under pressure, and whose antic chatter serves as something like the externalization of conscience in the heat of struggle. The storyteller played by Strode brings these outsized personalities to life in an outsized, outrageous telling, and in doing so joins Van Peebles in uniting myth and history.

“Posse” shows an artistic consciousness at work along with a political one. The film’s joy in talk—and in wit, in music, in poetry, in costume and dance and play—is as much a matter of the embodiment of consciousness as the recognition and redressing of the crimes of history. Though the drama is often grim and fearsome, the improvised maneuvers and daring exploits of the titular posse, for all their mortal ferocity, have a joyful energy that reflects something more than survival—they reflect the constructive vigor, the collective purpose of the Black community. The protagonists’ personal bearing is itself a matter of style; or, rather, the posse’s style is a matter of identity, of self-assertion, of endurance. Van Peebles, directing the movie with exuberance and elegance, both depicts this history of style and advances it as a modern ideal. ♦

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Whether in art-house films or in Hollywood spectacles, there’s no conflict between audacious style and confrontational politics, which converge to grand yet scathing effect in Mario Van Peebles’s “Posse,” from 1993. It’s one of the great modern Westerns, and it’s now streaming widely, including on Pluto TV and the Roku Channel. The coincidence of its arrival on Pluto TV, in August, with a Film Forum retrospective of films by the French director Alain Resnais is a useful reminder of what connects the art-house and Hollywood traditions. Resnais, especially in his early films (such as “Hiroshima Mon Amour” and “Muriel”), delivers sharp political reckonings—and the politics of memory itself—with a uniquely rarefied and formalist aestheticism. For Van Peebles, the flash and the flair of “Posse,” along with its distinctive, flashback-centered form, serve a similar and mighty purpose: to get beyond movie myths and reveal the truth of the Wild West, and of American history over all, by way of those who remembered that history but were long ignored. As in some of Resnais’s best films, Van Peebles—working in an altogether more populist and bustling manner—dramatizes memory as action, as a form of activism.

“Posse” is centered on the lives of Black people—townspeople, cowboys, even sheriffs—in the nineteenth-century West. It’s a wild and picaresque adventure that’s made taut by a steadfast and passionate sense of principle, provided as much by the filmmaker as by the film’s protagonists, not least because Van Peebles also stars—as Jesse Lee, an involuntary recruit in the Spanish-American War. The action begins in Cuba, in 1898, where Jesse, a convict sentenced to lifetime military service, is the leader of a mostly Black regiment that’s sent on a suicide mission by the racist Colonel Graham (Billy Zane). Jesse leads a group of three Black soldiers and one white soldier in a revolt against the Colonel, and they sneak back to the United States, a stolen chest of gold coins in tow, via the comedic conceit of taking the place of corpses. Reaching New Orleans—and joined there by a gambler called Father Time (Big Daddy Kane)—the band of deserters puts their trust in Jesse to keep them a step ahead of the law and the Colonel, who’s in hot pursuit. But Jesse has something more in mind than mere survival. He is haunted by memories of fire, destruction, and the killing of Black people by white lawmen and vigilantes, memories that are rendered in stark, nightmarish, and fragmentary black-and-white flashbacks. In quest of revenge, he brings his group to the so-called Western frontier, to the town where he grew up—and where those horrific visions were his realities.

What is the story that needs to be told, and how does it get told? This is the overarching tension of “Posse.” The film’s flamboyant and rowdy action is held inside a framing device of an unnamed, elderly Black man reminiscing about the group of six, dubbing them the “original posse,” and delivering a history lesson: almost a third of all late-nineteenth-century American cowboys—and half the original settlers of Los Angeles—were Black. The identity of this character converges with that of the actor himself, in a stroke of casting genius: the narrator is played by Woody Strode, born in 1914, who played the title role in John Ford’s 1960 Western “Sergeant Rutledge,” set in 1881, about the racist persecution of a Black officer. The intersection of history and myth, the inseparability of history from the voices of personal testimony, the decisive power of commemoration and transmission: these are the very subjects of “Posse.” Throughout, Van Peebles nods to the mythic power of classic Westerns while infusing its tropes with different, wider-ranging historical substance and presenting new heroes to embody it. As in Ford’s Westerns, it’s striking that the film’s deep-rooted and deeply felt intellectual considerations receive such a vigorous, thrilling, complex, and, at times, even raucously humorous dramatic treatment.

The story that Van Peebles tells (working with a script by Sy Richardson and Dario Scardapane) is a vast excavation of the crimes and sins on which the United States is based. It’s a tale of military adventurism, colonial expansionism, crony capitalism, deceitful political maneuvering, the repressive sham of law and order—and the underlying premise of white supremacy on which these abuses depend. Jesse grew up in a town called Freemanville, a settlement of Black people that’s involuntarily twinned with the neighboring white outpost of Cutterstown, which is run by a despotic and sadistic sheriff named Bates (Richard Jordan). Bates’s interests are both violent and mercenary, and he uses the power of the purse to win the complicity of Freemanville’s Black sheriff, Carver (Blair Underwood), in his schemes. A crucial aspect of “Posse” is the discovery of Bates’s schemes—the recognition of them by way of memory, knowledge, and education, which also provides the crucial basis for resistance.

The pivot of Jesse’s haunting memories involves his father, King David (Robert Hooks), who was murdered for building a school emblazoned with the slogan “Education is freedom.” Jesse is, in effect, a man of the book, toting around a small and precious volume containing a poem about the life of an enslaved man that begins “Nicodemus was a slave of African birth.” (The poem was published, anonymously, in 1877, to promote a Black settlement named Nicodemus, in Kansas). The book, which Jesse gives to the illiterate Obobo (Tom Lister, Jr.), the posse’s mightiest warrior, takes on a symbolic function—an artistic trace of a history that, then as now, is at risk of suppression. Transmission and mentorship are built even deeper into the story through the cast of characters, which includes the elder Papa Joe, Jesse’s mentor; he’s played by Melvin Van Peebles, the seminal modern director who is also Mario Van Peebles’s father. (Papa Joe’s daughter, Lana, played by Salli Richardson-Whitfield, is the town’s schoolteacher.)

The plot depends significantly on the recognition and the effect of the genocidal displacement of Native Americans and the oppressive conditions endured by Chinese laborers; it also involves the explicitly cited “grandfather clause,” which mandated that any Black person who had a grandfather that was enslaved, and therefore ineligible to vote, was also barred from voting. For all its historical excavation, “Posse” is a tale of exuberance, of florid personalities whose idiosyncrasies and audacities, whose pleasures and mishaps, are also the essence of history. Along with the steadfast Obobo and the brash and composed Father Time, there’s the stylish Angel (Tone Loc), the sly and insolent Little J (Stephen Baldwin), and, the loquacious, impetuous, and discerning Weezie (Charles Lane), who had the misfortune to serve the Colonel and the daring to change sides under pressure, and whose antic chatter serves as something like the externalization of conscience in the heat of struggle. The storyteller played by Strode brings these outsized personalities to life in an outsized, outrageous telling, and in doing so joins Van Peebles in uniting myth and history.

“Posse” shows an artistic consciousness at work along with a political one. The film’s joy in talk—and in wit, in music, in poetry, in costume and dance and play—is as much a matter of the embodiment of consciousness as the recognition and redressing of the crimes of history. Though the drama is often grim and fearsome, the improvised maneuvers and daring exploits of the titular posse, for all their mortal ferocity, have a joyful energy that reflects something more than survival—they reflect the constructive vigor, the collective purpose of the Black community. The protagonists’ personal bearing is itself a matter of style; or, rather, the posse’s style is a matter of identity, of self-assertion, of endurance. Van Peebles, directing the movie with exuberance and elegance, both depicts this history of style and advances it as a modern ideal. ♦

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What to Stream: “Posse,” a Wild Western of High Purpose

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" ["date_timestamp"]=> int(1660882731) } [8]=> array(11) { ["title"]=> string(86) "How to Watch ‘Elvis’ Online: You Can Now Stream the New Austin Butler Film at Home" ["link"]=> string(130) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/latest-movies/how-to-watch-elvis-online-you-can-now-stream-the-new-austin-butler-film-at-home/" ["dc"]=> array(1) { ["creator"]=> string(7) "Susan P" } ["pubdate"]=> string(31) "Fri, 19 Aug 2022 00:24:15 +0000" ["category"]=> string(51) "Latest MoviesAustinButlerElvisfilmOnlineStreamwatch" ["guid"]=> string(44) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/?p=20463" ["description"]=> string(722) "If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, Rolling Stone may receive an affiliate commission. The King is back. After rocking the box office since earlier this summer — and earning a reported $141 million so far — Elvis, Baz Luhrmann’s epic telling of the rock & roll ... Read more" ["content"]=> array(1) { ["encoded"]=> string(11518) "

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The King is back. After rocking the box office since earlier this summer — and earning a reported $141 million so far — Elvis, Baz Luhrmann’s epic telling of the rock & roll legend, has finally hit streaming services.

The film stars Austin Butler as the titular character, with Tom Hanks playing Presley’s manager Colonel Tom Parker, and Olivia DeJonge as Priscilla Presley.

Elvis, in the epic tradition of all of Luhrmann’s work, is a brash, overwhelming experience,” Rolling Stone‘s K. Austin Collins wrote in our movie review. “It’s a carnival in movie form.”

Now, you can finally stream Elvis online, with the new movie available to watch on-demand from home. Here’s everything you need to know to watch the new biopic on one of the greatest singers of all time.

When Did Elvis Premiere?

Baz Luhrmann’s over-the-top Elvis biopic premiered in movie theaters across the country on June 24, 2022.

How to Get Tickets to Elvis in Movie Theaters

Though the latest Elvis movie got its theatrical release months ago, fans of the King can still check out the movie in all its rock and roll glory on the big screen. The film is still playing in theaters at press time, and you can find and reserve tickets to see Elvis online. Check local showtimes online to see if Elvis is playing in a theater near you, and buy your tickets ahead of time on sites like Fandango.

Buy ‘Elvis’ Tickets at Fandango

Can You Stream Elvis the Movie Online?

After its successful first few months at the box office, Elvis is finally available to stream at home. There are actually a few places you can watch the new Elvis movie online.

Is Elvis the Movie Available on Prime Video?

If you want to watch the new Elvis movie at home, one of the only places you can watch it online right now is on Prime Video. The streaming platform has Elvis available to rent in HD for $19.99, or to buy and download in its UHD digital format for $24.99.

Those who rent the movie will have 30 days to stream it before the rental expires, and 48 hours to finish watching it from the time your rental begins.

If you purchase Elvis, you’ll get a digital download that’s yours to keep.

Buy ‘Elvis’ at $19.99

Is Elvis the Movie Streaming on HBO Max?

Though a majority of Warner Bros. movies land on HBO Max about 45 days after their theatrical release, Elvis is still not available to stream on the platform just yet. That could change soon, however, so it’s worth keeping an eye on the streamer. A typical HBO Max subscription costs $14.99 per month, though you can get HBO Max included through certain Cricket Wireless plans (check to see if your account’s eligible for HBO Max here).

Buy HBO Max Subscription $14.99

Where Else Can You Watch Elvis the Movie Online?

If you don’t have access to Prime Video, you can also rent or buy Elvis to stream at home through Vudu. The musical drama can be yours to own for $24.99, or to rent for $19.99. And when you buy the film, you even get access to a group of bonus features, including a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the movie, including features on the film’s fashion and “The Music and Artists Behind Elvis.”

Buy ‘Elvis’ on Vudu at $24.99

How to Listen to the Elvis Soundtrack

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Buy ‘Elvis’ Soundtrack $13.96

There’s no Elvis biopic without the iconic songs. The new film’s soundtrack, which you can digitally download on Amazon Music or stream on all the major platforms right now, is also available to buy right now on CD. The soundtrack features original Elvis cuts like “If I Can Dream” and “Suspicious Minds,” plus new singles like Doja Cat’s “Vegas” and Kacey Musgraves’ cover of “I Can’t Help Falling in Love.”

Along with the new movie soundtrack, fans can score plenty of early Elvis albums on vinyl on Amazon and eBay, including his self-titled LP.

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If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, Rolling Stone may receive an affiliate commission.

The King is back. After rocking the box office since earlier this summer — and earning a reported $141 million so far — Elvis, Baz Luhrmann’s epic telling of the rock & roll legend, has finally hit streaming services.

The film stars Austin Butler as the titular character, with Tom Hanks playing Presley’s manager Colonel Tom Parker, and Olivia DeJonge as Priscilla Presley.

Elvis, in the epic tradition of all of Luhrmann’s work, is a brash, overwhelming experience,” Rolling Stone‘s K. Austin Collins wrote in our movie review. “It’s a carnival in movie form.”

Now, you can finally stream Elvis online, with the new movie available to watch on-demand from home. Here’s everything you need to know to watch the new biopic on one of the greatest singers of all time.

When Did Elvis Premiere?

Baz Luhrmann’s over-the-top Elvis biopic premiered in movie theaters across the country on June 24, 2022.

How to Get Tickets to Elvis in Movie Theaters

Though the latest Elvis movie got its theatrical release months ago, fans of the King can still check out the movie in all its rock and roll glory on the big screen. The film is still playing in theaters at press time, and you can find and reserve tickets to see Elvis online. Check local showtimes online to see if Elvis is playing in a theater near you, and buy your tickets ahead of time on sites like Fandango.

Buy ‘Elvis’ Tickets at Fandango

Can You Stream Elvis the Movie Online?

After its successful first few months at the box office, Elvis is finally available to stream at home. There are actually a few places you can watch the new Elvis movie online.

Is Elvis the Movie Available on Prime Video?

If you want to watch the new Elvis movie at home, one of the only places you can watch it online right now is on Prime Video. The streaming platform has Elvis available to rent in HD for $19.99, or to buy and download in its UHD digital format for $24.99.

Those who rent the movie will have 30 days to stream it before the rental expires, and 48 hours to finish watching it from the time your rental begins.

If you purchase Elvis, you’ll get a digital download that’s yours to keep.

Buy ‘Elvis’ at $19.99

Is Elvis the Movie Streaming on HBO Max?

Though a majority of Warner Bros. movies land on HBO Max about 45 days after their theatrical release, Elvis is still not available to stream on the platform just yet. That could change soon, however, so it’s worth keeping an eye on the streamer. A typical HBO Max subscription costs $14.99 per month, though you can get HBO Max included through certain Cricket Wireless plans (check to see if your account’s eligible for HBO Max here).

Buy HBO Max Subscription $14.99

Where Else Can You Watch Elvis the Movie Online?

If you don’t have access to Prime Video, you can also rent or buy Elvis to stream at home through Vudu. The musical drama can be yours to own for $24.99, or to rent for $19.99. And when you buy the film, you even get access to a group of bonus features, including a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the movie, including features on the film’s fashion and “The Music and Artists Behind Elvis.”

Buy ‘Elvis’ on Vudu at $24.99

How to Listen to the Elvis Soundtrack

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Amazon

Buy ‘Elvis’ Soundtrack $13.96

There’s no Elvis biopic without the iconic songs. The new film’s soundtrack, which you can digitally download on Amazon Music or stream on all the major platforms right now, is also available to buy right now on CD. The soundtrack features original Elvis cuts like “If I Can Dream” and “Suspicious Minds,” plus new singles like Doja Cat’s “Vegas” and Kacey Musgraves’ cover of “I Can’t Help Falling in Love.”

Along with the new movie soundtrack, fans can score plenty of early Elvis albums on vinyl on Amazon and eBay, including his self-titled LP.

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How to Watch ‘Elvis’ Online: You Can Now Stream the New Austin Butler Film at Home

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" ["date_timestamp"]=> int(1660868655) } [9]=> array(11) { ["title"]=> string(64) "Goodbye UA? Developer planning apartments for movie theater site" ["link"]=> string(114) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/latest-movies/goodbye-ua-developer-planning-apartments-for-movie-theater-site/" ["dc"]=> array(1) { ["creator"]=> string(11) "Harold King" } ["pubdate"]=> string(31) "Thu, 18 Aug 2022 22:53:21 +0000" ["category"]=> string(59) "Latest MoviesapartmentsDevelopergoodbyeMovieplanningtheater" ["guid"]=> string(44) "https://latestmovies.debatepost.com/?p=20451" ["description"]=> string(686) "Plans submitted by a developer this week call for building a 17-story, 293-unit apartment complex at what is now the Regal UA Berkeley movie theater. The 90-year-old theater’s art deco facade would be retained in the project. Credit: Ximena Natera for Berkeleyside/CatchLight Local The days of downtown Berkeley’s last commercial movie theater could be numbered. ... Read more" ["content"]=> array(1) { ["encoded"]=> string(10295) "

Goodbye UA Developer planning apartments for movie theater site
Plans submitted by a developer this week call for building a 17-story, 293-unit apartment complex at what is now the Regal UA Berkeley movie theater. The 90-year-old theater’s art deco facade would be retained in the project. Credit: Ximena Natera for Berkeleyside/CatchLight Local

The days of downtown Berkeley’s last commercial movie theater could be numbered.

Developer Panoramic Interests submitted preliminary plans this week to build a 17-story apartment complex at what is now the Regal UA Berkeley theater at 2274 Shattuck Ave.

The project would preserve the building’s art deco United Artists facade, which has looked out onto Shattuck Avenue for the past 90 years. But most of the structure behind that facade would be demolished and replaced with 293 apartments, 24 of which would be affordable for renters considered very low income.

It’s not clear how long the theater will remain open. Representatives for Regal Cinemas, the Tennessee-based chain that operates the theater, did not respond to requests for information about its future.

Panoramic is seeking approval for the project under an expedited city process created as a result of the 2018 state housing law SB 330, which speeds permitting for new housing and limits local governments’ authority to block or delay projects that comply with existing zoning laws. Panoramic Interests owner Patrick Kennedy could not be reached for more information about the project.

A rendering shows the proposed 17-story, 293-unit apartment project Panoramic Interests wants to build at 2274 Shattuck Ave. in downtown Berkeley. Credit: Trachtenberg Architects Credit: Trachtenberg Architects

Panoramic’s plans were first reported by SFYIMBY.com. The San Jose Mercury News reported the company bought the theater for $7 million.

Plans for the half-acre site call for units ranging from studios to five-bedroom apartments. What is now the theater’s lobby would become a commercial space, with plans suggesting a café as one possible tenant.

The project, which sits close to UC Berkeley and BART, does not include any on-site parking for residents, and has storage space for 82 bicycles.

Known these days as a destination for big blockbusters, “The UA” opened to fanfare in 1932. According to a history article published by the Berkeley Daily Planet, then-Mayor Thomas Caldecott and the entire city council were on hand for the opening of the 1,800-seat theater.

It was part of the United Artists company, a film studio and theater operator founded by a group of early Hollywood stars, including Charlie Chaplin, who were seeking better pay and more creative freedom. The Berkeley theater’s original marquee and neon “UA” tower have both been removed, though the bas-relief on its facade remains, with panels representing “Artistry” and “Unity,” and its interior is filled with art deco fixtures.

The art deco interior of the Regal UA Berkeley theater. Credit: Ximena Natera for Berkeleyside/CatchLight Credit: Ximena Natera for Berkeleyside/CatchLight

If the theater closes, Rialto Cinemas Elmwood would be the last first-run movie theater left in Berkeley. (While the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive holds movie screenings, it does not show new releases.)

Downtown once boasted a half-dozen movie theaters, three of which — the UA and Landmark Theatres’ Shattuck Cinemas and California Theatre — were still operating at the start of 2020.

But with theaters struggling to draw customers since the pandemic, Landmark announced last fall that it was permanently closing the California, then shut down the Shattuck in May.

Regal Cinemas’ parent company, Cineworld, has faced similar challenges — its stock tanked this week after officials reported lower-than-expected ticket sales, according to The Wrap.

Meanwhile, developers have been drawn to the large parcels those theaters occupy in prime locations near UC Berkeley in the heart of downtown.

Developer CA Ventures plans to build an eight-story, 189-unit apartment complex that will involve demolishing Shattuck Cinemas’ theater. And Gilbane Development has submitted plans for a 15-story, 214-unit project at the California Theatre site that calls for including a live theater space on the ground floor and preserving the structure’s marquee and art deco facade, which were declared landmarks earlier this year. Both developers insist it was Landmark’s financial woes — not their projects — that prompted the closure of the theaters.

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Goodbye UA Developer planning apartments for movie theater site
Plans submitted by a developer this week call for building a 17-story, 293-unit apartment complex at what is now the Regal UA Berkeley movie theater. The 90-year-old theater’s art deco facade would be retained in the project. Credit: Ximena Natera for Berkeleyside/CatchLight Local

The days of downtown Berkeley’s last commercial movie theater could be numbered.

Developer Panoramic Interests submitted preliminary plans this week to build a 17-story apartment complex at what is now the Regal UA Berkeley theater at 2274 Shattuck Ave.

The project would preserve the building’s art deco United Artists facade, which has looked out onto Shattuck Avenue for the past 90 years. But most of the structure behind that facade would be demolished and replaced with 293 apartments, 24 of which would be affordable for renters considered very low income.

It’s not clear how long the theater will remain open. Representatives for Regal Cinemas, the Tennessee-based chain that operates the theater, did not respond to requests for information about its future.

Panoramic is seeking approval for the project under an expedited city process created as a result of the 2018 state housing law SB 330, which speeds permitting for new housing and limits local governments’ authority to block or delay projects that comply with existing zoning laws. Panoramic Interests owner Patrick Kennedy could not be reached for more information about the project.

A rendering shows the proposed 17-story, 293-unit apartment project Panoramic Interests wants to build at 2274 Shattuck Ave. in downtown Berkeley. Credit: Trachtenberg Architects Credit: Trachtenberg Architects

Panoramic’s plans were first reported by SFYIMBY.com. The San Jose Mercury News reported the company bought the theater for $7 million.

Plans for the half-acre site call for units ranging from studios to five-bedroom apartments. What is now the theater’s lobby would become a commercial space, with plans suggesting a café as one possible tenant.

The project, which sits close to UC Berkeley and BART, does not include any on-site parking for residents, and has storage space for 82 bicycles.

Known these days as a destination for big blockbusters, “The UA” opened to fanfare in 1932. According to a history article published by the Berkeley Daily Planet, then-Mayor Thomas Caldecott and the entire city council were on hand for the opening of the 1,800-seat theater.

It was part of the United Artists company, a film studio and theater operator founded by a group of early Hollywood stars, including Charlie Chaplin, who were seeking better pay and more creative freedom. The Berkeley theater’s original marquee and neon “UA” tower have both been removed, though the bas-relief on its facade remains, with panels representing “Artistry” and “Unity,” and its interior is filled with art deco fixtures.

The art deco interior of the Regal UA Berkeley theater. Credit: Ximena Natera for Berkeleyside/CatchLight Credit: Ximena Natera for Berkeleyside/CatchLight

If the theater closes, Rialto Cinemas Elmwood would be the last first-run movie theater left in Berkeley. (While the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive holds movie screenings, it does not show new releases.)

Downtown once boasted a half-dozen movie theaters, three of which — the UA and Landmark Theatres’ Shattuck Cinemas and California Theatre — were still operating at the start of 2020.

But with theaters struggling to draw customers since the pandemic, Landmark announced last fall that it was permanently closing the California, then shut down the Shattuck in May.

Regal Cinemas’ parent company, Cineworld, has faced similar challenges — its stock tanked this week after officials reported lower-than-expected ticket sales, according to The Wrap.

Meanwhile, developers have been drawn to the large parcels those theaters occupy in prime locations near UC Berkeley in the heart of downtown.

Developer CA Ventures plans to build an eight-story, 189-unit apartment complex that will involve demolishing Shattuck Cinemas’ theater. And Gilbane Development has submitted plans for a 15-story, 214-unit project at the California Theatre site that calls for including a live theater space on the ground floor and preserving the structure’s marquee and art deco facade, which were declared landmarks earlier this year. Both developers insist it was Landmark’s financial woes — not their projects — that prompted the closure of the theaters.

We would love to say thanks to the writer of this write-up for this awesome material

Goodbye UA? Developer planning apartments for movie theater site

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