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Black Mirror, Shine a Light, and More Available to Stream on Netflix and Amazon Prime

by | October 25, 2016 | Comments

There aren’t a whole lot of immediately recognizable choices this week on streaming video, but we do have the hotly anticipated latest season of an acclaimed anthology series on Netflix, as well as a Rolling Stones concert doc, an Amazon original series, and a number of smaller films.  Read on for the full list.


New on Netflix

 

Black Mirror: Season 3 (2016) 86%

This anthology series explores the tricky relationship between society and technology, often depicting a heightened reality set in contemporary times or the ominous possibilities of the future.

Available now on: Netflix


Front Cover (2015) 83%

This indie dramedy centers on a New York City fashion stylist who forms a friendship with the Chinese actor he’s tasked with helping.

Available now on: Netflix


New on Amazon Prime

 

Under the Gun (2016) 100%

This documentary focuses on the ongoing gun control debate in the United States utilizing statistics, expert testimony, and personal narratives.

Available now on: Amazon Prime


Shine a Light (2008) 86%

Martin Scorsese’s documentary centers on two concerts from the Rolling Stones’ “A Bigger Bang” tour that took place between 2005 and 2007, incorporating interviews and behind-the-scenes footage.

Available now on: Amazon Prime


X Plus Y (2014) 87%

Asa Butterfield and Sally Hawkins star in this Certified Fresh drama about an autistic numbers wiz who’s chosen to represent his country in the International Mathematics Olympiad.

Available 10/27  on: Amazon Prime


Good Girls Revolt: Season 1 (2015) 71%

This Amazon original period drama centers on a group of young women in 1969 who work for a news program and fight against sexual discrimination. The first episode is available now, and the full season will be available on 11/28.

Episode 1 available now on: Amazon Prime


New on Amazon Prime and Hulu

 

Spectre (2015) 63%

The latest outing for 007 finds Bond encountering a shadowy figure from his past as he uncovers a vast network of evil operatives.

Available now on: Amazon PrimeHulu


Available to Purchase

 

Gleason (2016) 96%

This Certified Fresh documentary chronicles former New Orleans Saints defensive back Steve Gleason and his battle with ALS.

Available now on: Amazon, iTunes


Finding Dory (2016) 94%

Pixar’s sequel to 2003’s Finding Nemo turns the tables, as Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) sets off to find her family and Marlin (Albert Brooks) and Nemo (Hayden Rolence) attempt to track her down.

Available now on: Amazon, FandangoNOW, iTunes


Miss Sharon Jones! (2015) 91%

This Certified Fresh documentary spends a year chronicling the life of the powerful contemporary soul singer as she attempts to release a new album while battling cancer.

Available now on: iTunes


Indignation (2016) 82%

Logan Lerman and Sarah Gadon star in this Certified Fresh drama based on the novel by Philip Roth about a university student who falls in love and squares off against his college dean.

Available now on: Amazon, FandangoNOW, iTunes