Cocaine Bear, Netflix’s Pornhub doc, and also every various other flick you can stream from residence this weekend break

A coked-to-the-gills CGI bear throws back its head and extends its tongue to breathe in a cloud of still more cocaine in the movie Cocaine Bear

Image: Universal Pictures

Oscar season may be over, yet flick period never ever finishes.

This week is fairly light on brand-new launches offered to see in your home, yet there are still lots of alternatives to have a look at throughout the different streaming solutions. There are 3 brand-new Netflix launches — a docudrama concerning Pornhub, a French retribution thriller, and also a computer animated journey — an Oscar-chosen flick making its means to Prime Video, an Oscar-winning flick at an affordable rental rate, and also plenty a lot more.

The huge emphasize is most likely Cocaine Bear, the meme flick that could, that makes its VOD launching today towards the tail end of its staged run.

Let’s enter into the alternatives.

New to Netflix

In His Shadow

Where to see: Available to stream on Netflix

Two men look at each other with pained expressions in In His Shadow. Both are Black and bald. On the left is a younger man, wearing a t-shirt. On the right is an older man, with a thick beard and a sweatshirt.

Image: Netflix

Genre: Crime dramatization
Run time: 1h 29m
Director: Marc Fouchard
Cast: Kaaris, Alassane Diong, Carl Malapa

This French dramatization births some similarity to Athena, among the best movies of 2022 and also Netflix’s best original release of the year. In His Shadow, like Athena, sees bros clash on contrary sides of a fierce dispute. This time, it happens after the fatality of their papa. Will it have the ability to match Athena’s kinetic pacing and also eruptive stress? You’ll need to inspect it out on your own to learn (yet please, see Athena)!

The Magician’s Elephant

Where to see: Available to stream on Netflix

An animated image of an adult and a child sitting on what looks like clouds and watching an elephant (that also appears to be made of clouds) in front of a lot of upside down buildings in The Magician’s Elephant.

Image: Netflix

Genre: Fantasy journey
Run time: 1h 39m
Director: Wendy Rogers
Cast: Miranda Richardson, Brian Tyree Henry, Natasia Demetriou

Based on Kate DiCamillo’s 2009 unique, this computer animated journey complies with a young child looking for his missing out on sis, and also the jobs he have to finish (and also the elephant he have to adhere to) to locate her.

Money Shot: The Pornhub Story

Where to see: Available to stream on Netflix

A pink-haired woman (Siri Dahl) seated at a desktop smiles while holding a cellphone camera

Image: Netflix

Genre: Documentary
Run time: 1h 34m
Director: Suzanne Hillinger
Cast: Asa Akira, Siri Dahl, Cherie DeVille

Pornhub: You understand what it is; I understand what it is. Let’s not make believe that we don’t — it’s right there in the name — and also pick to be grownups concerning it rather than a gaggle of reptilian-brained teenage shitposters that can’t even spot a person they locate eye-catching without declining right into the catcalling cartoon wolf from Red Hot Riding Hood, shall we?

This docudrama from filmmaker Suzanne Hillinger (Totally Under Control) graphes the surge of the eponymous grown-up home entertainment system and also the current dispute and also misuse claims that have actually dogged the site and also its neighborhood.

From our review:

It’s basically a get-out-the-horny-vote workout, attempting to convince individuals that appreciate pornography to toss their political assistance behind individuals that make it. It’s titillation with a side of radicalization. And if any type of teens whose individuals have actually set up adult controls on their computer systems do see this docudrama late during the night with the quantity denied, they’ll discover more concerning employees taking the methods of manufacturing than they learn more about sex — which is even more unsafe to the powers that be than any type of bare busts or butts.

New to Prime

Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris

Where to see: Available to see on Prime

Lesley Manville looks at a dress in Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris.

Photo: Liam Daniel/Ada Films

Genre: Comedy
Run time: 1h 55m
Director: Anthony Fabian
Cast: Lesley Manville, Isabelle Huppert, Lambert Wilson

The Oscar-chosen (for Best Costume Design) 3rd adjustment of the 1958 unique celebrities Lesley Manville, Isabelle Huppert, and also Lambert Wilson. Manville is Mrs. Harris, a maid and also a widow that obtains a long-delayed amount of cash from her partner’s fatality in World War II. She makes a decision to utilize it to take place an experience to Paris, with a certain concentrate on Dior gowns, an attraction of hers. After a couple of months on Peacock, the flick has actually currently transferred to Prime Video.

New to Hulu

Boston Strangler

Where to see: Available to stream on Hulu

A woman (Keira Knightley) in a dark blue coat stands in in a darkly lit hallway

Image: Hulu

Genre: Historical police procedural
Run time: 1h 52m
Director: Matt Ruskin
Cast: Keira Knightley, Carrie Coon, Chris Cooper

Based on a real tale, Boston Strangler complies with 2 women press reporters that link dots others can’t concerning a continuous serial awesome instance, all while dealing with versus misogyny both in American society and also in their office.

New to HBO Max

All the Beauty and also the Bloodshed

Where to see: Available to stream on HBO Max

“Nan in the bathroom with roommate, Boston,” a photograph by Nan Goldin, featured in Laura Poitras’s new documentary

Image: Nan Goldin

Genre: Documentary
Run time: 2h 2m
Director: Laura Poitras
Cast: Nan Goldin, Patrick Radden Keefe, Megan Kapler

Laura Poitras’ Oscar-chosen docudrama discovers the life of Nan Goldin, an American professional photographer and also lobbyist that led a war the Sackler family members, a pharmaceutical empire that is commonly mentioned as one of the major engineers behind the opioid dilemma.

New to Shudder


Where to see: Available to stream on Shudder

A Nordic looking man holds a hammer on a staircase with green lighting in Leave.

Image: AMC

Genre: Horror
Run time: 1h 46m
Director: Alex Herron
Cast: Alicia von Rittberg, Herman Tømmeraas, Stig R. Amdam

This scary flick from Norwegian video supervisor Alex Herron opens up with a law enforcement officer uncovering a baby youngster deserted in a burial ground, curtained in a serape enhanced with pentagrams and also with a bottom-side-up cross spending time its neck. Twenty years later on, the youngster — a girl called Hunter (Alicia von Rittberg) complies with a bring about Norway trying to find her biological mother. What she discovers rather is a horror past anything she has actually ever before thought of.

New to VOD

Cocaine Bear

Where to see: Available to rent out for $19.99 on Amazon, Apple, and also Vudu

Sari (Keri Russell), a terrified-looking woman in a pink dress, hides behind a tree as a cocaine-addled bear sniffs around the other side in Cocaine Bear

Image: Universal Pictures

Genre: Comedy scary
Run time: 1h 35m
Director: Elizabeth Banks
Cast: Keri Russell, Alden Ehrenreich, O’Shea Jackson Jr.

The entire net enjoys Cocaine Bear, or “Cokey,” the charming bear that consumed 70 extra pounds of drug that befalled of an airplane right into the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest. …We remorse to notify you that the bear has actually begun eliminating and also consuming individuals.

The Whale

Where to see: Available to rent out for $5.99 on Amazon, Apple; $4.99 on Vudu

Charlie’s 17-year-old daughter Ellie (Sadie Sink) stands halfway eclipsed by a doorway, looking sad, in The Whale

Photo: Niko Tavernise/A24

Genre: Drama
Run time: 1h 57m
Director: Darren Aronofsky
Cast: Brendan Fraser, Sadie Sink, Ty Simpkins

Newly produced as an Oscar champion (Brendan Fraser for Best Actor; Best Makeup and also Hairstyling), The Whale is currently offered for a lowered rental rate.

From our review:

In The Whale, Aronofsky presumes his sadism as an intellectual experiment, testing customers to locate the humankind hidden under Charlie’s thick layers of fat. That’s not as humane of a facility as he appears to believe it is. It follows the presumption that a 600-pound guy is naturally unlovable. It’s like approaching a complete stranger on the road and also stating, “You’re an abomination, but I love you anyway,” in maintaining with the solid stress of vain Christianity that the movie professes to review. Audience participants reach leave pleased with themselves that they lost a couple of rips for this horrible whale, while obtaining no brand-new understanding right into what it’s really like to be that whale. That’s not compassion. That’s pity, hidden under a thick, surrounding layer of ridicule.

A Man Called Otto

Where to see: Available to rent out for $5.99 on Amazon, Apple, and also Vudu

Otto (Tom Hanks) sitting on his porch holding a cat with a barely visible smirk on his face.

Image: Niko Tavernise/Columbia Pictures

Genre: Dramedy
Run time: 2h 6m
Director: Marc Forster
Cast: Tom Hanks, Mariana Treviño, Rachel Keller

Tom Hanks bets enter this comedy-drama adjustment of Fredrik Backman’s 2012 Swedish unique A Man Called Ove as a bad-tempered, lonesome widower that — versus his very own antisocial nature — accidentally stimulates a relationship with his brand-new neighbor and also their youngster. Fair caution: This funny includes lots of tricks concerning self-destruction efforts.


Where to see: Available to rent out for $6.99 on Amazon, Apple, and also Vudu

A pregnant Hanna John-Kamen wearing a yellow polka dot dress rests against a tree and puts her right arm around Douglas Booth, who has a bloodied face, in Unwelcome.

Image: Well Go U.S.A. Entertainment

Genre: Folk scary
Run time: 1h 44m
Director: Jon Wright
Cast: Hannah John-Kamen, Douglas Booth, Colm Meaney

A residence intrusion flick motivated by Grimm fairytale, Unwelcome complies with a couple that relocates from London to country Ireland, just to be terrified by homicidal redcaps — spirits of British mythology.


Source: Polygon

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