Now Streaming

Now Streaming: Furious 7, Love & Mercy, Fargo And More

by | August 25, 2015 | Comments

This week in streaming video, we’ve got some great choices available for purchase, including one of the biggest blockbusters of the year and a critically acclaimed indie film about the Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson. On subscription services, there’s also a mouth-watering documentary, a period drama, a couple of hit TV series, and a good number of classics. Read on for the full list.


Available for purchase:

 

Furious 7 (2015) 81%

This time out, rogue ex-secret agent Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham) seeks revenge on our heroes after they injured his brother in the previous film, and in turn, the gang teams up with the government to bring him down.

Available now on: Amazon, iTunes, Vudu, Google Play


Love & Mercy (2015) 90%

Paul Dano and John Cusack star in aCertified Fresh biopic of troubled Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson at two key intervals in his life.

Available now on: Amazon, iTunes


7 Chinese Brothers (2015) 77%

Jason Schwartzman and Olympia Dukakis star in this offbeat comedy about a perpetually drunk slacker who tries to put his life back together by taking a job at a local auto shop.

Available now on: Amazon, iTunes, Vudu


Digging For Fire (2015) 66%

Jake Johnson, Rosemarie DeWitt, Anna Kendrick, Brie Larson and Sam Rockwell star in a comedy about the marital tension that arises when a man makes a strange discovery at a rented house.

Available now on: AmazoniTunes


New on Netflix:

 

Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2012) 99%

This Certified Fresh documentary profiles the octogenarian that’s considered by many to be the world’s greatest sushi chef.

Available now on: Netflix


Jauja (2015) 88%

Viggo Mortensen stars in a Certified Fresh period drama about a Danish engineer who goes searching for his daughter after she runs off with a soldier.

Available now on: Netflix


La Sapienza (2015) 88%

This impressionistic meditation on the ennui of modern life follows an architect and his social scientist wife on a tour of Italy.

Available now on: Netflix


Girl Meets World: Season 1 (2014) 83%

This spin on Boy Meets World is likley to appeal to both younger viewers and to those who are nostalgic for the original.

Available now on: Netflix


NCIS: Season 12 (2014)

Mark Harmon stars in CBS’ venrable (and consistently popular) military police procedural.

Available now on: Netflix


New on Hulu:

 

Fargo: Season 1 (2014) 97%

Starring Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Colin Hanks, Bob Odenkirk, and Allison Tolman, this Certified Fresh series expands upon the eccentric, chilling world of the Coen Brothers’ classic film; get all caught up in time for the second season this fall.

Available now on: Hulu


Atlantis: Season 2 (2014)

BBC America’s pulpy blend of mythology and swashbuckling fantasy that boasts such esteemed UK character actors as Mark Addy, Juliet Stevenson, Gemma Jones, and John Hannah.

Available now on: Hulu


New on Fandor:

 

Modern Times (1936) 100%

Charlie Chaplin steps into his Little Tramp persona for the last time in this comedy, wherein the iconic character struggles to fit into an increasingly industrialized world.

Available now on: Fandor


I Married a Witch (1942) 95%

René Clair’s romantic comedy stars Veronica Lake as the titular sorceress, who is burned alive in the 17th century and places a curse on her accuser. Centuries later, when her spirit is released, she falls in love with her accuser’s descendant and inserts herself into his life.

Available now on: Fandor


Man is Not a Bird (Covek nije tica) (1965) 100%

This Yugoslavian film marks the debut of documentary filmmaker Dušan Makavejev and follows the separate lives of two men in a mining town.

Available now on: Fandor


La Bête Humaine (Judas Was a Woman)(The Human Beast) (1938) 93%

Based loosely on the Emile Zola novel of the same name, Jean Renoir’s noir-ish thriller focuses on the murderous intrigue between a woman (Simone Simon) and three men aboard a train.

Available now on: Fandor


The Stunt Man (1980) 89%

Peter O’Toole and Barbara Hershey star in this drama about a fugitive Vietnam veteran who stumbles onto a World War I movie set and inadvertently causes the death of a stunt man. The film’s director offers him the job in return for his silence.

Available now on: Fandor


The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq (2015) 91%

This dry comedy stars French author Michel Houellebecq as himself in a fictionalized account of the time he disappeared from public view, imagining a criminal kidnapping full of quirky characters when, in reality, he had simply lost his internet connection.

Available now on: Fandor


Mikey and Nicky (1976) 84%

Set over the course of one night, this drama stars Peter Falk and John Cassavetes as a couple of wiseguys who get on each other’s nerves and work out their mutual issues when one of them agrees to help the other out of a life-threatening jam.

Available now on: Fandor


The Ruling Class (1972) 83%

Based on the play of the same name, this dark comedy stars Peter O’Toole as the schizophrenic heir to the recently passed Earl of Gurney who believes he is Jesus Christ and assumes his seat of power, only to find that his notions of peace and love are at odds with modern society.

Available now on: Fandor

  • Bob Book

    Jean Gabin is not a woman.

Tag Cloud

Baby Yoda cooking sag awards YA screenings APB First Look Tumblr IFC Films sports PaleyFest Red Carpet Amazon Prime strong female leads sequel Horror Oscars Amazon Prime Video stand-up comedy book award winner Apple TV Plus YouTube Musical MSNBC crime drama Western Video Games Country GLAAD Super Bowl dceu halloween Crunchyroll Lionsgate Nat Geo travel Captain marvel FXX Election Star Wars Cosplay Countdown Winter TV anime MTV Logo aliens green book HBO Max golden globes SXSW tv talk Freeform zero dark thirty See It Skip It Black Mirror VH1 Lucasfilm Sci-Fi Vudu mutant USA Marvel Television Trophy Talk based on movie Pet Sematary 2015 Biopics History RT History cancelled television romantic comedy LGBTQ historical drama Disney Universal Brie Larson Comics on TV Awards Sneak Peek Music zombie directors Kids & Family crossover OWN Mary Tyler Moore 20th Century Fox Mary Poppins Returns American Society of Cinematographers Podcast serial killer CBS All Access 2020 Toys spain USA Network hispanic 71st Emmy Awards Reality Disney+ Disney Plus jamie lee curtis Hallmark Christmas movies TV medical drama Chilling Adventures of Sabrina transformers canceled television facebook El Rey CNN Comic Book miniseries spinoff Women's History Month Endgame Spring TV E! Superheroe animated Binge Guide elevated horror Turner Classic Movies christmas movies DC Comics Nickelodeon HBO dc Best and Worst politics 2019 BBC America unscripted war Winners Paramount Network Disney Channel spider-man 2018 boxoffice Marvel TruTV Mindy Kaling Awards Tour batman science fiction robots Tarantino supernatural Fantasy what to watch vampires Trailer blaxploitation Year in Review The Witch Pop IFC Lifetime Epix SDCC 24 frames Shudder FOX Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Crackle Paramount game show The Purge Emmy Nominations Amazon Ellie Kemper NBC Film Festival Holiday Extras Disney Plus Classic Film Netflix Pirates joker series harry potter YouTube Premium slashers X-Men Lifetime Christmas movies Martial Arts NYCC Trivia ITV Rock witnail Premiere Dates cancelled TV series A&E Marvel Studios GoT rotten movies we love Britbox doctor who Apple versus Writers Guild of America TBS diversity crime thriller finale police drama The Arrangement Song of Ice and Fire DC Universe latino Rocky Chernobyl revenge Hallmark Family Grammys Christmas cars Syfy Musicals composers Anna Paquin Bravo San Diego Comic-Con TLC spanish language quibi foreign Opinion First Reviews Pixar breaking bad adaptation National Geographic Nominations Dark Horse Comics name the review PBS Reality Competition Tubi Set visit mockumentary Academy Awards Watching Series WarnerMedia Box Office Sundance Now Television Academy movies Star Trek Mystery Peacock biography TCA Thanksgiving Arrowverse talk show Marathons Spectrum Originals Creative Arts Emmys Tomatazos blockbuster Food Network streaming 45 screen actors guild docudrama Showtime hist Spike ghosts ABC cinemax Elton John TCA Winter 2020 Superheroes theme song technology OneApp 2017 Calendar richard e. Grant WGN Certified Fresh festivals Esquire DirecTV south america MCU crime Infographic Comedy cartoon Warner Bros. independent E3 AMC Valentine's Day Cartoon Network cops psycho comics BBC Adult Swim TV Land Avengers adventure space Sony Pictures Interview CW Seed cancelled CBS werewolf spy thriller anthology comic Mary poppins kids Emmys dramedy discovery Polls and Games The Walking Dead Sundance reboot Shondaland Walt Disney Pictures Acorn TV justice league TV renewals Teen A24 Stephen King Photos cancelled TV shows binge Schedule VICE zombies Fall TV Pride Month game of thrones Film free movies CMT renewed TV shows children's TV Hulu singing competition Heroines political drama teaser LGBT Comedy Central Holidays video Ghostbusters Rocketman thriller Summer Columbia Pictures TCA 2017 ratings The CW Fox News Turner Action 2016 toy story Apple TV+ indie Animation Disney streaming service Rom-Com psychological thriller BET Cannes FX cats New York Comic Con TNT Discovery Channel RT21 Drama romance SundanceTV ABC Family 21st Century Fox Starz ESPN Masterpiece Sundance TV social media Mudbound canceled TV shows Character Guide Ovation cults TIFF Quiz Netflix Christmas movies DC streaming service casting GIFs disaster natural history sitcom dragons President YouTube Red nature 007 comiccon true crime TCM DGA period drama