Now Streaming

E.T., Best in Show, and More Certified Fresh Movies on Netflix and Amazon Prime

by | July 4, 2017 | Comments

Happy Fourth of July! To celebrate the birth of our nation — and the first streaming column of the month — we’ve collected the most notable Certified Fresh films each service has released. Grab that barbecue, settle into your favorite beanbag, and check out this week’s choices.


New on Netflix

 

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) 98%

Steven Spielberg’s family classic — the tale of a young boy named Elliott who discovers an orphaned alien in his backyard — boasts one of the most beloved movie characters in history.

Available now on: Netflix


Best in Show (2000) 95%

A fine example of writer-director-star Christopher Guest’s gift for improv comedy, this mockumentary about comptetitive dog shows boasts brilliantly talented cast.

Available now on: Netflix


Delicatessen (1992) 89%

Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Marc Caro’s fantastical dark comedy centers on an apartment complex whose landlord is also a butcher who serves fresh — and rather unusual — meat; when a new tenant moves in and discovers the secret, he finds himself in imminent danger.

Available now on: Netflix


Titanic (1997) 88%

In James Cameron’s multiple Oscar-winning romance, Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet play star-crossed lovers who meet aboard the ill-fated ocean liner. He teaches her how to spit.

Available 6/28 on: Netflix


Emma (1996) 84%

Gwyneth Paltrow stars in this adaptation of the Jane Austen novel about a well-meaning woman who takes it upon herself to play matchmaker to those in her life, unaware that she has an admirer of her own.

Available now on: Netflix


Matchstick Men (2003) 83%

Nicolas Cage and Sam Rockwell star in Ridley Scott’s crime comedy about a con man with OCD who discovers he has a teenaged daughter he never knew about and decides to spend a weekend getting to know her.

Available now on: Netflix


Punch-Drunk Love (2002) 79%

Adam Sandler and Emily Watson star in Paul Thomas Anderson’s oddball comedy about a temper tantrum-prone salesman who falls in love when his sister sets him up with an English woman with a few quirks of her own.

Available now on: Netflix


New on Amazon Prime

 

Bull Durham (1988) 97%

Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, and Tim Robbins star in this sports comedy about a minor league baseball player, the young player he’s assigned to tutor, and the woman both of them fall in love with.

Available now on: Amazon Prime


Star Trek: First Contact (1996) 93%

Jonathan Frakes directs this eighth installment of the Star Trek film franchise, which finds the Next Generation crew traveling back in time to stop the Borg from changing the course of history.

Available now on: Amazon Prime


20th Century Women (2017) 88%

Annette Bening, Greta Gerwig, and Elle Fanning star in Mike Mills’ semi-autobiographical Oscar-nominated drama about a bohemian single mother who raises her teenage son with the help of the eccentric tenants living in her house.

Available now on: Amazon Prime


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) 82%

Johnny Depp stars in Tim Burton’s adaptation of the famous Roald Dahl novel about an eccentric confectioner who invites five children to his mysterious chocolate factory for a tour.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Tag Cloud

Winter TV A&E Adult Swim Western Sundance Marathons technology Countdown Interview Star Trek what to watch Masterpiece Showtime Tumblr 2015 travel Certified Fresh Best and Worst Set visit Crackle E! vampires E3 BBC political drama dc Video Games biography Fantasy Drama Schedule Comic Book TruTV cinemax medical drama TBS Comedy Disney See It Skip It cooking Universal Freeform composers science fiction discovery Mary Tyler Moore Trailer NBC VH1 Star Wars Nickelodeon OWN TNT Dark Horse Comics Pirates TV X-Men NYCC Super Bowl Esquire Horror 45 Rocky MTV cops serial killer Martial Arts History Premiere Dates Summer Musical harry potter crime drama Extras zombie Holidays USA Kids & Family dramedy FXX Music crime thriller Watching Series spy thriller Cartoon Network crime FOX AMC Election DC Comics Mystery period drama The Arrangement Fox News Awards DirecTV CBS GIFs RT History CBS All Access Mindy Kaling Fall TV Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Marvel TLC talk show Hulu Rock Tomatazos Oscars Disney Channel sitcom Syfy Starz adventure Year in Review Red Carpet boxoffice Spring TV TCA Christmas DC Universe Valentine's Day aliens Animation ITV VICE Toys TV Land transformers based on movie romance WGN 24 frames SDCC Netflix Country Logo thriller FX USA Network ABC The CW GLAAD Teen Character Guide Infographic Biopics Ellie Kemper Lionsgate TIFF Grammys Bravo APB historical drama MSNBC First Look justice league Ghostbusters Cosplay Pop El Rey SundanceTV IFC CMT CNN psycho 21st Century Fox PaleyFest Action ABC Family PBS Writers Guild of America Polls and Games TCM Nominations social media docudrama Winners Sci-Fi Paramount police drama 2016 war Box Office Rom-Com cats dceu singing competition Musicals Amazon BBC America Sneak Peek LGBTQ American Society of Cinematographers Emmys Photos YA Calendar Warner Bros. Thanksgiving Trivia Reality Competition diversity Opinion sports HBO supernatural BET Podcast President comiccon politics binge 2017 Comedy Central Superheroes 007 Nat Geo Reality ESPN GoT Lifetime TCA 2017 Food Network