Now Streaming: Snowpiercer, Nebraska, Tim Burton's Batman Movies, and More

by | November 11, 2014 | Comments

We don’t have anything particularly notable in the new releases department, save for a mistake we made when we prematurely announced the availability of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes last week. You can check that article for details on where you can see the Certified Fresh film. Otherwise, we’ve got a handful of new selections on Netflix, including both of Tim Burton’s entries in the Batman franchise, Alexander Payne’s Best Picture nominee from last year, and a Certified Fresh sci-fi actioner that made a big splash on VOD earlier this year. Read on for details:

Nebraska

91%

Alexander Payne’s Best Picture-nominated drama stars stars Bruce Dern and Will Forte in the story of a father and son who travel to the titular state to claim a sweepstakes prize.

Available now on: Netflix

Snowpiercer

94%

Chris Evans and Tilda Swinton star in South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s (The Host, Mother) English language debut, about a mutiny aboard a train that perpetually circles the Earth in a post-apocalyptic future.

Available now on: Netflix

Batman

73%

One of the most hyped movies in Hollywood history, Batman found director Tim Burton jettisoneing the plots (if not the dark tone) of Bob Kane’s original comics, and utilizing set designs reminiscent of Fritz Lang’s Metropolis and freakish, brooding characters similar to… well, a Tim Burton movie.

Available now on: Netflix

Batman Returns

81%

For his sequel to Batman, Tim Burton gave audiences not one, but two empathetic, pitiable villains: the Penguin (Danny DeVito) and Catwoman (Michelle Pfeiffer). Teaming up against Batman, the pair plans an assault on the city above.

Available now on: Netflix

Last Passenger

86%

Dougray Scott and Lindsay Duncan star in an action film about a group of commuters who must work together to stop the madman who has taken control of a London train.

Available now on: Netflix

Virunga

100%

Netflix’s original documentary focuses on a team of park rangers in eastern Congo’s Virunga National Park who struggle against poachers and an impending rebel war to preserve the natural habitat around them.

Available now on: Netflix

Grey’s Anatomy: Season Ten

The tenth season of ABC’s hit drama finds Dr. Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) juggling her duties as wife and mother with her professional responsibilities, even as tragedy hits the hospital.

Available now on: Netflix