Now Streaming

Now Streaming: Lawrence of Arabia, Insomnia, And More

by | September 8, 2015 | Comments

This week in streaming video, we’ve got a little something for everyone, whether you’re looking for award winners, horror flicks, indie hits, documentaries, or sitcoms. Read on for the full list.

New on Netflix:


Lawrence of Arabia (1962) 95%

Peter O’Toole and Omar Sharif lead an all-star cast in David Lean’s historical epic based on the life of T.E. Lawrence, a British military officer who spent significant time in the Arabian peninsula during World War I and forged alliances with the desert tribes present there at the time. The film won seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director.

Available now on: Netflix

Insomnia (2002) 92%

Christopher Nolan’s Certified Fresh remake of the Norwegian thriller of the same name stars Al Pacino as an Alaskan detective who mistakenly shoots his partner while in pursuit of a dangerous killer and Robin Williams as the killer himself, who witnesses the crime and knows the truth.

Available now on: Netflix

Up in the Air (2009) 90%

George Clooney stars as Ryan Bingham, who has accumulated big frequent flyer mileage from his company, which tasks him with firing people in person. But when the corporation cuts back on travel, will Bingham still cross paths with a fellow traveler (Vera Farmiga)?

Available now on: Netflix

The Blair Witch Project (1999) 86%

Full of creepy campfire scares, mock-doc The Blair Witch Project keeps audiences in the dark about its titular villain — thus proving that imagination can be as scary as anything onscreen.

Available now on: Netflix

Person Of Interest: Season 3 (2013) 100%

Jim Caviezel and Michael Emerson star in this CBS sci-fi drama about an ex-CIA agent who teams up with a scientist to stop crimes before they take place. Seasons one through three are available to stream now.

Available now on: Netflix

Private Parts (1997) 75%

Based on the eponymous autobiography by Howard Stern, this Certified Fresh comedy looks at the shock jock’s life, beginning with childhood and recounting his budding career and private life.

Available now on: Netflix

Big Fish (2003) 75%

Tim Burton’s adaptation of Daniel Wallace’s novel tells the story of a father whose propensity for tall tales has driven a wedge between himself and his son.

Available now on: Netflix

Time Lapse (2015) 78%

This time travel thriller follows a painter who discovers a machine that captures images from 24 hours in the future.

Available now on: Netflix

Hamlet (1990) 76%

Franco Zeffirelli’s take on the classic Shakespearean tragedy stars Mel Gibson as the titular Prince of Denmark, Alan Bates as the evil Claudius, Ian Holm as Polonius, and Helena Bonham-Carter as the ill-fated Ophelia.

Available now on: Netflix

Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005) 76%

Zathura tells the tale of a pair of squabbling brothers who must learn to work together after they are transported into space while playing the titular board game; Kristen Stewart, Josh Hutcherson, and Tim Robbins star.

Available now on: Netflix

The League: Season 6 (2014) 100%

The sixth season of FX’s popular ensemble sitcom about fantasy football, starring Mark Duplass, Paul Scheer, and Nick Kroll arrives on Netflix this week.

Available now on: Netflix

Beavis and Butt-head Do America (1996) 72%

Uh huh-huh-huh, they said “do.” Uh huh-huh-huh.

Available now on: Netflix

Fido (2007) 72%

A sly mash-up of Lassie and Night of the Living Dead, Fido is a goofy, gory zombie spoof that stars Carrie-Anne Moss, Billy Connolly, Dylan Baker, and Tim Blake Nelson.

Available now on: Netflix

Hitch (2005) 69%

Will Smith stars as a legendary “date doctor” who’s playing matchmaker for a schlub (Kevin James) and his celebrity crush (Amber Valletta) while wooing a gossip columnist (Eva Mendes).

Available now on: Netflix

The Crucible (1996) 68%

Daniel Day-Lewis and Winona Ryder star in this adaptation of the Arthur Miller play about a woman accused of witchcraft in 1690s Salem, Massachusetts, who then levels charges of her own against her accusers.

Available now on: Netflix

Sleepy Hollow (1999) 69%

Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, and Christopher Walken star in Tim Burton’s take on the classic tale of Ichabod Crane and the Headless Horseman.

Available now on: Netflix

New on Amazon Prime:


Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (2015) 88%

Rinko Kikuchi stars in this Certified Fresh drama about a woman who leaves behind her life in Japan to search for the buried cash in Fargo.

Available Thursday (9/10) on: Amazon Prime

I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (2015) 84%

This documentary looks at the man behind two of Sesame Street‘s most beloved characters: Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Deli Man (2015) 82%

This documentary about an innovative delicatessen in Houston explores the history and importance of Jewish delis.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

New on HBO Now:


Wild (2014) 88%

Wild stars Reese Witherspoon in the story of a woman reeling from the death of her mother and her recent divorce who decides to walk the entire Pacific Crest Trail by herself in an attempt to get back on track.

Available now on: HBO Now

New on Fandor


Madadayo (2000) 87%

Legendary Japanese director Akira Kurosawa’s final film, Madadayo recounts the final years in the life of a beloved professor, whose students help take care of him and celebrate his birthdays with him.

Available now on: Fandor

New on Hulu


The Awesomes: Season 3 (2015)

This Hulu original animated comedy centers on a young group of superheroes who attempt to fill the shoes of a legendary team after they call it quits. Seth Meyers, Rashida Jones, Kenan Thompson and more lend their voices.

Available now on: Hulu

Available for Purchase


Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) 75%

This time out, the Avengers — whose ranks include Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), and Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) — are pitted against Ultron (voiced by James Spader), a powerful robot with dangerous beliefs about the best way to achieve world peace.

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

The Mend (2015) 78%

Josh Lucas stars in a dartk comedy about a man who stirs up dysfunction when he crashes on his brother’s couch.

Available now on: iTunes, Vudu

The Overnight (2015) 82%

Taylor Schilling, Adam Scott, Jason Schwartzman star in this Certified Fresh comedy about a young couple who get more than they bargain for when they accept a dinner invitation from married swingers.

Available now on: Amazon, iTunes, Vudu

Paper Planes (2015) 85%

Sam Worthington stars in this drama about a young Australian boy who strives to compete in the World Paper Plane Championships competition in Japan.

Available now on: Amazon, iTunes, Vudu

The Nightmare (2015) 67%

This documentary/horror film features interviews with people who suffer from sleep paralysis.

Available now on: Amazon, iTunes, Vudu

  • NameNamerson

    oh man I can’t wait for the AoU bluray. I’m going to watch it like there’s no tomorrow.

Tag Cloud

2019 dark MTV Netflix Spectrum Originals Binge Guide X-Men die hard Interview series First Look science fiction CW Seed crime drama cops reboot Turner Classic Movies TBS Acorn TV fresh crossover Baby Yoda Marathons romance comic psycho Exclusive Video south america Showtime LGBTQ video war Polls and Games Warner Bros. Lucasfilm scorecard Paramount parents Pop BBC America Television Academy Schedule Pirates DC Universe Holiday Extras GoT TV YouTube DC streaming service Dark Horse Comics halloween tv green book reviews Apple TV Plus serial killer Holidays Fox News satire Apple TV+ transformers biography nature witnail 2018 The Witch Fall TV latino Ghostbusters Stephen King Toys Shondaland cats Countdown movie Biopics disaster Character Guide comic books American Society of Cinematographers Paramount Plus cooking Television Critics Association Masterpiece canceled TV shows historical drama Captain marvel blaxploitation Spike diversity Ellie Kemper Adult Swim black Watching Series revenge NYCC 007 Trivia MSNBC USA Network ghosts Writers Guild of America Year in Review fast and furious Song of Ice and Fire video on demand Hallmark crime thriller Disney Epix criterion OWN Crunchyroll football Oscars Paramount Network quibi cinemax Drama worst Lifetime natural history Britbox mutant Comedy Rock stand-up comedy tv talk hispanic television teaser Winners Certified Fresh Sony Pictures SXSW Apple Black Mirror zombie razzies Arrowverse kaiju worst movies obituary Marvel Studios vampires 2020 Food Network Premiere Dates sequel anthology Tumblr CMT The Walt Disney Company spain 2015 WGN kids breaking bad telelvision movies supernatural E! Video Games award winner Universal BET Awards Columbia Pictures hollywood 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards james bond based on movie streaming australia Spring TV Marvel Television comiccon Sundance adventure Starz miniseries Christmas cancelled TV shows Nickelodeon toy story remakes ID french ABC Signature Set visit ratings Comedy Central YouTube Red Tarantino name the review President indiana jones japanese Mary poppins what to watch talk show Netflix Christmas movies dramedy Syfy unscripted HBO Max Endgame TCM sag awards Nat Geo festivals 72 Emmy Awards Infographic Action venice foreign Musicals critics Elton John game of thrones golden globe awards Chilling Adventures of Sabrina dragons SDCC Music cancelled television Marvel Vudu jamie lee curtis TLC spanish language boxing theme song Fox Searchlight king kong GLAAD Chernobyl MCU TCA 2017 Winter TV sequels period drama APB docuseries spider-man DC Comics Disney Channel 20th Century Fox political drama medical drama Musical ViacomCBS Rocketman Avengers slashers Broadway Reality Podcast space FOX mockumentary San Diego Comic-Con sports golden globes trailers Amazon Studios See It Skip It Alien composers Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Academy Awards chucky YouTube Premium The Walking Dead classics rotten binge Quiz BAFTA Mary Tyler Moore Reality Competition National Geographic Box Office independent technology FX on Hulu TNT OneApp El Rey Fantasy docudrama batman HBO Black History Month Kids & Family BET ABC Family IFC Films TCA Winter 2020 Star Wars cartoon laika twilight toronto Funimation thriller animated Crackle cancelled TV series Tomatazos spanish kong 2017 spy thriller VH1 Awards Ovation Trailer New York Comic Con universal monsters facebook Cosplay CNN blockbusters aliens Western dc 71st Emmy Awards Best and Worst films Cartoon Network documentaries Anna Paquin Turner BBC Legendary CBS Rom-Com emmy awards VICE Bravo Walt Disney Pictures Tubi Freeform stop motion A&E PBS Nominations rotten movies we love 2016 Comics on TV jurassic park Creative Arts Emmys mission: impossible Hulu Awards Tour deadpool book Mystery TV renewals all-time prank Brie Larson TV Land child's play Animation singing competition Emmy Nominations The Academy screenings werewolf LGBT comedies Red Carpet free movies TIFF Film popular asian-american superhero romantic comedy Amazon joker Super Bowl anime canceled Sundance Now godzilla Comic Book screen actors guild Hear Us Out game show hist robots Emmys Hallmark Christmas movies halloween History Travel Channel Peacock spinoff Country harry potter Mudbound RT21 Sci-Fi true crime PlayStation rt archives ITV Lionsgate ESPN Pop TV strong female leads Disney Plus Superheroe E3 nbcuniversal dceu adaptation Lifetime Christmas movies stoner Pixar versus Amazon Prime concert The Arrangement CBS All Access Discovery Channel IFC 45 Pride Month renewed TV shows Teen VOD Esquire First Reviews Heroines elevated horror pirates of the caribbean Martial Arts Rocky Grammys TruTV The Purge nfl BBC One Disney streaming service ABC zero dark thirty YA Film Festival Pet Sematary cults Shudder social media 21st Century Fox travel superman The CW DirecTV crime scary movies Trophy Talk TV One FXX WarnerMedia best sitcom boxoffice casting Photos franchise Classic Film Election Sundance TV discovery HBO Go a nightmare on elm street women blockbuster cars Mindy Kaling dogs doctor who GIFs Sneak Peek Cannes Star Trek 2021 Opinion festival A24 directors Summer documentary finale NBC Valentine's Day archives TCA Awards Thanksgiving Horror 24 frames AMC comics DGA police drama rom-coms italian hidden camera Mary Poppins Returns Family 99% FX Disney+ Disney Plus PaleyFest children's TV Amazon Prime Video 4/20 Calendar Superheroes indie USA psychological thriller zombies TCA SundanceTV news Women's History Month RT History cancelled richard e. Grant Logo politics monster movies christmas movies justice league