Now Streaming

Pete's Dragon, The Handmaiden, Iron Fist and More on Netflix and Amazon Prime This Week

by | March 14, 2017 | Comments

Looking for some good TV to watch this week? Maybe a few Oscar nominees? Or possibly a solid thriller or two? We’ve even got a couple of good choices for the kids. Read on for the full list of choices available on the streaming services, as well as a few options for sale and rental on FandangoNOW.

New on Netflix


Love: Season 2 (2017) 96%

In this Netflix original comedy series, Gillian Jacobs and Paul Rust play a young couple experiencing the ups and downs of commitment in an adult relationship.

Available now on: Netflix

Halt and Catch Fire: Season 3 (2016) 96%

Lee Pace, Scoot McNairy, Mackenzie Davis, and Kerry Bishé star in AMC’s drama about the wild and wooly early days of the personal computer revolution.

Available now on: Netflix

Notes on Blindness (2016) 95%

This documentary chronicles the struggles of writer John Hull, who endured decades of gradually deteriorating eyesight until he became completely blind.

Available now on: Netflix

Million Dollar Baby (2004) 91%

Clint Eastwood’s multiple Oscar-winning sports drama follows a down-on-his-luck trainer (Eastwood) who reluctantly agrees to work with an aspiring female boxer (Hilary Swank) when her tenacity wins him over.

Available now on: Netflix

Coraline (2009) 90%

Laika Entertainment’s first stop motion animated feature film is an adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s children’s book about a young girl who discovers a secret door in her new home that leads to an alternate dimension.

Available 3/16 on Netflix

Pete's Dragon (2016) 88%

Oakes Fegley, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Robert Redford star in this remake of the Disney film about a young orphaned boy lost in the wild who befriends a dragon and tries to keep him secret from the local townsfolk.

Available now on: Netflix

Burning Sands (2017) 88%

Trevor Jackson and Alfre Woodard star in this drama about a pre-med student at a historically black college who pledges a fraternity and endures cruel and relentless bullying from his upperclassman brothers.

Available now on: Netflix

Coming Through The Rye (2016) 70%

This small drama is a period coming-of-age tale about a teenage boy in 1969 inspired by Cather in the Rye who embarks on a journey to track down author J.D. Salinger.

Available now on: Netflix

Marvel's Iron Fist: Season 1 (2017) 20%

The latest Netflix Marvel series centers on billionaire heir Danny Rand, who returns to New York after a long absence and fights crime with newly acquired martial arts powers.

Available 3/17 on: Netflix

New on Amazon Prime


The Handmaiden (Ah-ga-ssi) (2016) 95%

South Korean director Park Chan-wook’s period drama based on the Sarah Waters novel Fingersmith follows a young thief who is assigned by her boss to be the handmaiden for a wealthy Japanese aristocrat, with secret plans to defraud her of her fortune.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) 96%

Terence Stamp, Hugo Weaving, and Guy Pearce star in this comedic drama about a transsexual woman and a pair of drag performers who travel across the Australian outback in a tour bus en route to a performance in a remote casino.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) 90%

Mary Elizabeth Winstead and John Goodman star in this psychological thriller about a young woman who awakens after an apparent catastrophe to find herself locked in a bunker with a doomsday prophet who insists they’re in the last safe place on Earth.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

A Simple Plan (1998) 90%

Bill Paxton and Billy Bob Thornton star in Sam Raimi’s thriller about a pair of brothers who stumble across a plane crash and millions of dollars and decide to keep the money for themselves.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) 90%

Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio star in this drama about a young man living in a small town who looks after his obese mother and mentally disabled brother.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974) 89%

Tobe Hooper’s iconic chiller follows a group of friends on a road trip who are terrorized by a family of sadistic serial murderers.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

Big Fan (2009) 86%

Patton Oswalt stars in this darkly comedic drama about a New York Giants superfan whose life unravels after a less than friendly public encounter with one of the team’s stars.

Available now on: Amazon Prime

New on FandangoNOW


What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962) 92%

Bette Davis and Joan Crawford star in this Oscar-winning psychological thriller about an actress who holds her paraplegic sister captive in her mansion and torments her. The film is notorious for highlighting the bitter Hollywood rivalry between its two stars.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Elle (2016) 91%

Isabelle Huppert earned an Oscar nomination for Best Actress for her work in this Paul Verhoeven thriller as a woman who is raped by a masked assailant, manages to track him down, and engages him in a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

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: FandangoNOW

A Monster Calls (2017) 86%

Lewis MacDougall, Felicity Jones, and Sigourney Weaver star in J.A. Bayona’s adaptation of a YA novel about a boy who encounters a monstrous talking tree (voiced by Liam Neeson) outside his bedroom window when his mother falls gravely ill.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Pi (1998) 88%

Darren Aronofsky’s breakout feature follows a tortured computer genius who makes a startling discovery while trying to find a way to beat the stock market mathematically.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Silence (2017) 83%

Martin Scorsese directs this adaptation of of a 1966 Shūsaku Endō novel about two Jesuit priests (Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver) who are sent to Japan amid anti-Christian sentiments to locate a missing member of their order.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Patriots Day (2017) 81%

Mark Wahlberg, J.K. Simmons, and John Goodman star in Peter Berg’s dramatization of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing and the people who helped secure the scene and bring the suspects to justice.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Disneynature Chimpanzee (2012) 76%

This Disneynature documentary centers on a young chimp named Oscar who finds support from an unexpected source when things take a dark turn for him.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Dark City (1998) 76%

Rufus Sewell, Keifer Sutherland, and Jennifer Connelly star in Alex Proyas’s sci-fi noir about an amnesiac man accused of murder who attempts to clear his name. This director’s cut of the film eliminates the opening narration and adds never-before-seen footage.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Miss Sloane (2016) 76%

Jessica Chastain stars in John Madden’s political drama about a powerful Washington lobbyist who takes on the gun industry on a proposal for reform.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Waking Sleeping Beauty (2010) 71%

This documentary takes a look at Walt Disney Pictures’ animated feature renaissance during the 1980s and 1990s, when the studio produced some of its biggest hits.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Why Him? (2016) 39%

Bryan Cranston and James Franco star in this comedy about an overprotective father who panics when he learns his daughter is set to be engaged to her boyfriend, a well-intentioned but often tactless and oblivious tech billionaire.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Assassin's Creed (2016) 18%

Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard star in this adaptation of the popular video game series about a man who uses experimental technology to relive the adventures of his ancestor, a member of a secret order of assassins.

Available now on: FandangoNOW

Tag Cloud

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