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Best new movies to stream on Netflix, Hulu, Prime Video, Max (HBO), and more

If the kids aren’t already out of school, they only have a few weeks left, which means blockbuster season is coming! With hits like Fast X and Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse already making headlines, it’s an exciting time for movie lovers.

However, you don’t have to go to the theater to enjoy something new. Your favorite streaming service has blockbusters available all the time, with new ones (and worthwhile smaller movies) added to the library throughout the year.

When there are new arrivals worth your attention, we make a note in this weekly update. These are the best new movies to stream on Netflix, Hulu, Prime, Max (HBO), and other streaming services.

We also have guides to the best movies on Netflix, the best movies on Hulu, the best movies on Amazon Prime Video, and the best movies on HBO.

New movies to stream at a glance


Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania (2023) new
Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania
48 %
pg-13 125m
Genre Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Stars Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Jonathan Majors
Directed by Peyton Reed

Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania didn’t exactly launch Phase 5 of the MCU into hyperspace, especially after abuse allegations were targeted toward the MCU’s new big bad, Jonathan Majors, but it’s still worth a watch for Marvel adherents.

In the film, Scott Lang (Paul Rudd), Hope Van Dyne (Evangeline Lilly), Hank Pym (Michael Douglas), and Janet Van Dyne (Michelle Pfeiffer) continue their study of the Quantum Realm. But when they’re sucked in, along with Scott’s daughter, Cassie (Kathryn Newton), they encounter strange new creatures firsthand and come face-to-face with a terrifying new threat: Kang the Conqueror (Majors).

Crater (2023)
pg 105m
Genre Science Fiction, Adventure, Family
Stars Isaiah Russell-Bailey, Mckenna Grace, Billy Barratt
Directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez

This new Disney+ original tells the story of Caleb Channing (Isaiah Russell-Bailey), who is growing up in 2257 on a lunar mining colony. After the death of his father (Entergalactic‘s Scott Mescudi), however, Caleb is set to be permanently relocated to an idyllic faraway planet.

Before he’s sent off, Caleb wants one more moon adventure to explore a mysterious crater. With his best friends, Dylan (Billy Barratt), Borney (Orson Hong) and Marcus (Thomas Boyce), and a new arrival from Earth, Addison (Mckenna Grace), they hijack a rover and go exploring.

Peter Pan & Wendy (2023)
Peter Pan & Wendy
pg 106m
Genre Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Stars Alexander Molony, Ever Anderson, Jude Law
Directed by David Lowery

Disney has told and retold J.M. Barrie’s classic tale of never-ending childhood, but never before with quite the same focus on the relationship between Peter Pan (Alexander Molony) and Wendy Darling (Ever Anderson).

It’s the same classic tale of a young girl and her brothers who are afraid to leave their childhood home, preferring instead to follow the ageless boy Peter Pan and his fairy friend Tinker Bell (Yara Shahidi) back to Neverland. There, they run afoul of the evil Captain Hook (Jude Law) and embark on a life-changing adventure.


Missing (2023) new
66 %
pg-13 111m
Genre Thriller, Mystery
Stars Storm Reid, Joaquim de Almeida, Ken Leung
Directed by Nicholas D. Johnson, Will Merrick
The ultramodern, genre-bending Missing has been hugely popular since hitting Netflix. After June’s (Storm Reid) mother and new boyfriend disappear while on vacation in Colombia, June keeps encountering bureaucratic red tape when looking for answers. Thousands of miles away in Los Angeles, June takes matters into her own hands, tapping into all of the technology available to her. But the more she digs, the more questions she finds — including secrets about her mom she never knew.
A Man Called Otto (2022)
A Man Called Otto
51 %
pg-13 126m
Genre Comedy, Drama
Stars Tom Hanks, Mariana Treviño, Rachel Keller
Directed by Marc Forster
A Man Called Otto, an Americanized adaptation of Fredrik Backman’s international bestseller A Man Called Ove, stars Tom Hanks as “Otto,” a grumpy widower who is extremely set in his ways. But when an energetic young family moves in next door, Otto finds his hard shell melting a bit when he meets the quick-witted and very pregnant Marisol (Mariana Treviño). While Otto has a cynical view on the world hardened by grief, he soon begins to realize that family can form in unexpected places.
American Gangster (2007)
American Gangster
76 %
r 157m
Genre Drama, Crime
Stars Russell Crowe, Denzel Washington, Chiwetel Ejiofor
Directed by Ridley Scott
Frank Lucas (Denzel Washington) went under the radar as the driver for Bumpy Johnson, one of Harlem’s leading crime bosses. But when Bumpy dies, Frank uses the experience gained under Bumpy to exploit the vacant power structure, building his own empire as the top heroin importer in Harlem. Through ingenuity, strict business ethics, and sheer grit, Lucas carves out his own American dream while innovating the American drug trade, all while trying to stay one step ahead of outcast cop Richie Roberts (Russell Crowe).
The Hateful Eight (2015)
The Hateful Eight
68 %
r 188m
Genre Drama, Mystery, Western
Stars Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh
Directed by Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino’s eighth film is perhaps his most polarizing. Set sometime after the Civil War, The Hateful Eight finds bounty hunter John Ruth (Kurt Russell) and his fugitive captive Daisy Domergue (Jennifer Jason Leigh) riding a stagecoach across wintry Wyoming to the town of Red Rock, where Ruth will bring Domergue to justice. Shortly after adding another bounty hunter, Major Marquis Warren (Samuel L. Jackson), and Chris Mannix (Walton Goggins), a renegade claiming to be Red Rock’s new sheriff, to their party, a blizzard sets in, forcing them all to find refuge at Minnie’s Haberdashery.

But something’s amiss at Minnie’s. Bob (Demian Bichir) claims to be taking care of Minnie’s while she’s visiting her mother. He’s holed up with the hangman of Red Rock, Oswaldo Mobray (Tim Roth), cow-puncher Joe Gage (Michael Madsen), and former Confederate General Sanford Smithers (Bruce Dern). All eight travelers may not make it to Red Rock after all.

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always (2023)
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always
g 55m
Genre Action, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Family
Stars Walter Jones, David Yost, Steve Cardenas
Directed by Charlie Haskell
This Netflix Original TV movie reunites the original Mighty Morphin Power Rangers cast 30 years after the first show. Coming face-to-face with a familiar threat from the past, the older Rangers must join forces once again to be the heroes the world needs. But now, one more unlikely young hero will join their ranks.

Max (formerly HBO and HBO Max)

Reality (2023) new
84 %
r 83m
Genre Drama
Stars Sydney Sweeney, Josh Hamilton, Marchánt Davis
Directed by Tina Satter
Air Force veteran and former American intelligence specialist Reality Winner was given the longest sentence ever for the unauthorized release of government information to the media. This is the story of June 3, 2017, when Winner (Sydney Sweeney) returned home from running errands to find two FBI agents at her Augusta, Georgia, home. Over the next two hours, she’s questioned about her work and her connection to the leak of a classified document related to Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. elections. Reality is a gripping, intense portrait of American malfeasance and espionage.
Magic Mike's Last Dance (2023) new
Magic Mike's Last Dance
52 %
r 112m
Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance
Stars Channing Tatum, Salma Hayek, Ayub Khan-Din
Directed by Steven Soderbergh
The steamy male stripper comedy saga comes to an end as “Magic” Mike Lane (Channing Tatum) takes to the stage one last time after a business deal goes bust, leaving him broke and bartending in Florida. When socialite Maxandra Mendoza (Salma Hayek) lures him to London with an offer he can’t refuse, Mike soon finds she also has an agenda. But will Mike and his new crew of dancers be able to pull off her grand scheme?
Moonlight (2016) new
99 %
r 111m
Genre Drama
Stars Trevante Rhodes, André Holland, Janelle Monáe
Directed by Barry Jenkins
The 2016 Best Picture winner Moonlight is a heartbreaking story of a young man’s journey to find himself in a world that is completely conditioned to exile him. Told across three defining chapters of his life, Black (Trevante Rhodes) experiences the highs and lows of falling in love and learning what it means to be a man in America while grappling with his sexuality.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods (2023)
Shazam! Fury of the Gods
47 %
pg-13 130m
Genre Comedy, Action, Fantasy
Stars Zachary Levi, Asher Angel, Jack Dylan Grazer
Directed by David F. Sandberg
One of DC’s most popular heroes flies high again in Shazam! Fury of the Gods. In the sequel, Billy Batson (Asher Angel) learned the extraordinary responsibility that comes with having a superpower when he inherited the wizard Shazam’s powers, but now there’s a new threat and he can’t save the world all alone. The Daughters of Atlas are attempting to harness a weapon that they’ll use to destroy the world. Batson brings in his foster siblings, sharing the power of Shazam to create a new superhero team.
Men in Black (1997)
Men in Black
71 %
pg-13 98m
Genre Action, Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
Stars Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Linda Fiorentino
Directed by Barry Sonnenfeld
One of the biggest sci-fi movies of all time, Men in Black ushers us into the government agency built as a bureau for diplomacy and law enforcement for the enormous amount of intergalactic traffic on Earth. Agent Kay (Tommy Lee Jones) is a veteran of the force, and when he recruits slick, streetwise, unconventional Agent Jay (Will Smith), the two find themselves caught up in a deadly plot by an intergalactic terrorist who has arrived on Earth to assassinate ambassadors from opposing galaxies to set off a massive war. Kay and Jay stand in the way in the original film. The entire trilogy is currently on HBO Max.

Amazon Prime Video

Top Five (2014)
Top Five
81 %
r 102m
Genre Drama, Comedy
Stars Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, J.B. Smoove
Directed by Chris Rock
Chris Rock directs and stars as New York City comedian-turned-movie star Andre Allen in this semi-autobiographical flick. Back in New York to promote his newest film, he’s joined by journalist Chelsea Brown (Rosario Dawson) as he confronts multiple characters from his past.
Violent Night (2022)
Violent Night
55 %
r 112m
Genre Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Stars David Harbour, John Leguizamo, Beverly D'Angelo
Directed by Tommy Wirkola
Christmas in June? Might as well watch one of the most upside down Christmas movies you’ll find, Violent Night. Santa Claus (David Harbour) is feeling the magic leaving Christmas and he’s become a bit jaded. But when he’s coincidentally onsite when a team of ruthless mercenaries breaks into a wealthy family’s compound on Christmas Eve, he’s moved to protect the youngest member of the family, who happens to be on the Nice list. Tapping into his Viking warrior roots, the mercenaries soon discover that Saint Nick is no Saint.
Three Thousand Years of Longing (2022)
Three Thousand Years of Longing
60 %
r 108m
Genre Drama, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Stars Tilda Swinton, Idris Elba, Erdil Yaşaroğlu
Directed by George Miller
In the mood for an outrageous fantasy? Then Three Thousand Years of Longing is just the ticket. On a trip to Istanbul, rational academic Dr. Alithea Binnie (Tilda Swinton) encounters a Djinn (Idris Elba) who offers her three wishes in exchange for his freedom. Binnie believes it’s a scam, but even if it’s real, she’s well aware of the cautionary tales throughout mythology about wishes gone wrong. As the Djinn pleads his case by telling her stories of her past, Binnie becomes slowly persuaded.
She Said (2022)
She Said
74 %
r 129m
Genre Drama, History
Stars Carey Mulligan, Zoe Kazan, Patricia Clarkson
Directed by Maria Schrader
Harassment and mistreatment in Hollywood has long been pretty much taken for granted. But the sheer amount of effort and conspiracy to hide it isn’t even suspected until New York Times reporters Megan Twohey (Carey Mulligan) and Jodi Kantor (Zoe Kazan) journey down the rabbit hole to investigate the horrific, painstakingly hidden record of Harvey Weinstein. One of the most important stories of the last decade, their investigation helped launch the #MeToo movement and changed the conversation around sexual assault.
Air (2023)
Genre Drama, History
Stars Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Jason Bateman
Directed by Ben Affleck

Directed by Ben Affleck and written by Alex Convery, Air stars Matt Damon as Sonny Vaccaro, an ambitious Nike salesman who believes Jordan will change basketball and should be the face of Nike. In 1984, Nike dominated the running market, but basketball was its weakness as rival companies Converse and Adidas had all the best NBA players wearing their shoes. Vaccaro convinces Nike co-founder Phil Knight (Affleck) to devote all its resources to signing Jordan to wear its shoes, a gamble that eventually led to a billion-dollar empire.

In addition to Damon and Affleck,  Air also stars Viola Davis (The Suicide Squad) as Michael Jordan’s mother Deloris, Jason Bateman (Ozark) as Nike employee Rob Strasser; Marlon Wayans (The Curse of Bridge Hollow) as George Raveling, Jordan’s assistant coach on the 1984 U.S. Olympic team; Chris Messina (Gaslit) as Jordan’s agent, David Falk; Chris Tucker (Rush Hour) as Nike executive Howard White; Matthew Maher (Our Flag Means Death) as Nike designer Peter Moore; and Julius Tennon (How to Get Away with Murder) as Jordan’s father, James R. Jordan Sr.


White Men Can't Jump (2023)
White Men Can't Jump
r 101m
Genre Comedy, Drama
Stars Jack Harlow, Sinqua Walls, Laura Harrier
Directed by Calmatic
This remake of the 1992 classic White Men Can’t Jump stars Jack Harlow and Sinqua Walls as two street ballers with wildly different perspectives and lives. Kamal (Walls) once had a promising future, but derailed it. Jeremy (Harlow) is a former star whose injuries have stalled his career. Despite tenuous relationships and internal struggles, when they come together to hustle, they find they have far more in common than they realized.
Beetlejuice (1988)
70 %
pg 92m
Genre Fantasy, Comedy
Stars Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Jeffrey Jones
Directed by Tim Burton
The musical is going on tour, so what better time to revisit Tim Burton’s creepy classic? Adam and Barbara Maitland (Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis) have just moved into their dream New England home, only to die before they really get to enjoy it. Bound to the home as ghosts, they’re forced to watch as a couple of New York yuppies (Jeffrey Jones, Catherine O’Hara) attempt to destroy the home. Fortunately, they’ve got an ace in the hole to scare off the family: the afterlife’s freelance bio-exorcist Beetlejucie (Michael Keaton).
Quasi (2023)
Genre Comedy
Stars Kevin Heffernan, Steve Lemme, Jay Chandrasekhar
Directed by Kevin Heffernan
The newest release from the Broken Lizard crew (BeerfestSuper Troopers), Quasi follows a hapless, lovelorn hunchback (Steve Lemme) who stumbles into the middle of a murderous feud between the Pope (Paul Soter) and the King of France (Jay Chandrasekhar). Now, they each expect the hunchback to kill the other, but complications, namely love, inevitably intrude to hilarious results.
Lincoln (2012)
87 %
pg-13 149m
Genre History, Drama
Stars Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Daniel Day-Lewis stars as the 16th U.S. President in one of Steven Spielberg’s best movies about Lincoln’s final months in office. The Civil War still raging in its final stages and strong winds of change are brewing, Lincoln resolves to end the war, abolish slavery, and reunite the country. Every choice is a battle, and his moral resolve and determination are tested at every turn.
Rye Lane (2023)
Rye Lane
81 %
r 82m
Genre Romance, Comedy
Stars David Jonsson, Vivian Oparah, Poppy Allen-Quarmby
Directed by Raine Allen-Miller
Hulu repackaged this hit U.K. rom-com into a Hulu Original for U.S. audiences. Dom (David Jonsson) and Yas (Vivian Oprah) are two twenty-somethings reeling from bad breakups. But over the course of a day in South London, they help one another manage their nightmare exes, all the while restoring their faith in love.

Apple TV+

Still: A Michael J. Fox Movie (2023)
Still: A Michael J. Fox Movie
75 %
r 95m
Genre Documentary
Stars Michael J. Fox, Tracy Pollan
Directed by Davis Guggenheim
Michael J. Fox grew up as the short kid on a Canadian army base and improbably became Hollywood’s “it” kid in the 1980s. But almost as soon as his star arrived, his life was permanently altered by a stunning Parkinson’s Disease diagnosis. This is the story of when an incurable optimist confronts an incurable disease.
Ghosted (2023)
31 %
pg-13 116m
Genre Action, Comedy, Romance
Stars Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Adrien Brody
Directed by Dexter Fletcher

This genre-bending rom-com stars Chris Evans and Ana de Armas as polar opposites who stumble into romance. Cole (Evans) is a salt-of-the-earth, cautious romantic who falls head over heels for the enigmatic Sadie (de Armas) after one good date.

But when she stops replying to his texts, Cole begins to fear he’s been ghosted. Turns out, she’s a secret agent, and before she can completely ghost Cole, they’re forced to team up on an international adventure to save the world.

Tetris (2023)
59 %
r 117m
Genre Drama, History
Stars Taron Egerton, Nikita Efremov, Sofia Lebedeva
Directed by Jon S. Baird
You probably didn’t know how difficult it was to bring Tetris to America, but soon you will! The movie Tetris is set in 1988, when video game salesman Henk Rogers (Taron Egerton) discovers the iconic game only to realize original inventor Alexy Pajitnov (Nikita Efremov) is forbidden by his Soviet government to share the game with the world. Committed to doing just that, the two men navigate a web of lies and corruption behind the Iron Curtain to release Tetris to the masses.

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