Streaming services have taken over as one of the best ways to catch the latest movies. Whether they’re making a stop in theaters before rolling out digital rentals or they launch as first-run originals from the likes of Netflix, Apple TV, or HBO; we’re rounding up the best titles so you’re not left in the dark — until it’s time to start the film, that is. Check back each week (usually on Friday) to see the latest additions for movies that are now available to stream, the latest theatrical releases, and movies coming next week.

New This Week — May 19



The Super Mario Bros. Movie

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Comedy

Release Date: May 16 | April 5 (theater)

Cast: Chris Pratt, Anya Taylor-Joy, Charlie Day, Jack Black, Keegan-Michael Key, Seth Rogen, Fred Armisen, Kevin Michael Richardson, Sebastian Maniscalco

While working underground to fix a water main, Brooklyn plumbers—and brothers—Mario and Luigi are transported down a mysterious pipe and wander into a magical new world. But when the brothers are separated, Mario embarks on an epic quest to find Luigi.

White Men Can’t Jump

Genre: Comedy, Drama

Release Date: May 19 (Hulu)

Cast: Jack Harlow, Sinqua Walls, Laura Harrier, Lance Reddick, Teyana Taylor, Tamera Kissen, Andrew Schulz, Vince Staples, Myles Bullock

Seemingly opposite street hoopers, Jeremy, an injury prone former star, and Kamal, a has-been prodigy, team up to take one final shot at living out their dreams.


Genre: Romance, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Comedy

Release Date: May 19

Cast: Jack Whitehall, Shailene Woodley, Chelsea Edmundson, Emanuela Postacchini, Barney Burman, Samantha Ashley, Casey Messer, Jackamoe Buzzell, David Grant Wright

A womanizer and a gold digger trick people into relationships with illegal robot doubles. When they unwittingly use this scam on each other, their robot doubles fall in love and elope, forcing the duo to team up to hunt them down before the authorities discover their secret.

Dotty & Soul

Genre: Comedy

Release Date: May 19

Cast: Margot Bingham, Leslie Uggams, Alexis Ren, Gary Owen, Tina Parker, Joe Nuñez, Bobby Naderi, Gina Jun, Britt Allen

A comedy about flamboyant entrepreneur Ethan Cox, who is caught in a racially inappropriate video that immediately goes viral. His hopes of being the man in charge of delivering a self-driving car to the public seem destined to blow up in his face. So he hires his aging mother’s 71 year old caretaker, African-American Dotty, to be the temporary replacement CEO of his company, until the public furor dies down.

Out and About

Genre: Drama, Comedy

Release Date: May 16

Cast: Peter Callahan, Maggie Lacey, Tom Nelis, Bridget Ann White, Matthew Boston, Daniel Stewart Sherman, John Joseph Gallagher, Finnerty Steeves, Martin Shakar

Inside the mind of a middle-aged man as he tries to come to terms with his life over the course of an afternoon walk through his hometown.

Polite Society

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy

Release Date: May 19 | April 28 (theater)

Cast: Priya Kansara, Ritu Arya, Shobu Kapoor, Ella Bruccoleri, Seraphina Beh, Shona Babayemi, Nimra Bucha, Jeff Mirza, Akshaye Khanna

Martial artist-in-training Ria Khan believes she must save her older sister Lena from her impending marriage. After enlisting the help of her friends, Ria attempts to pull off the most ambitious of all wedding heists in the name of independence and sisterhood.


Genre: War, Action

Release Date: May 15 | April 28 (theater)

Cast: Jorma Tommila, Aksel Hennie, Jack Doolan, Onni Tommila, Mimosa Willamo, Tatu Sinisalo, Wilhelm Enckell, Vincent Willestrand, Arttu Kapulainen

Deep in the wilderness of Lapland, Aatami Korpi is searching for gold but after he stumbles upon Nazi patrol, a breathtaking and gold-hungry chase through the destroyed and mined Lapland wilderness begins.

To Catch a Killer

Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Mystery

Release Date: May 16 | April 21 (theater)

Cast: Shailene Woodley, Ben Mendelsohn, Jovan Adepo, Ralph Ineson, Rosemary Dunsmore, Jason Cavalier, Mark Camacho, Darcy Laurie, Karine Dion

Baltimore. New Year’s Eve. A talented but troubled police officer is recruited by the FBI’s chief investigator to help profile and track down a mass murderer.

Come Out Fighting

Genre: Action, Drama, War, History

Release Date: May 19

Cast: Kellan Lutz, Tyrese Gibson, Michael Jai White, Dolph Lundgren, Vicellous Reon Shannon, Andrew Stecker, Hiram A. Murray, Javad Ramezani, Justin Jones

Set in WWII, a squad of U.S. African American soldiers are sent on a rescue mission behind enemy lines to locate their lost commanding officer and a downed fighter pilot.

Assassin Club

Genre: Thriller, Action

Release Date: May 16

Cast: Henry Golding, Daniela Melchior, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Noomi Rapace, Sam Neill, Claudio Del Falco, Alessia Alciati, Bruno Bilotta, Sheena Hao

Takes place in the world of international spies and elite assassins. In this world of contract killers, Morgan Gaines is the best of the best. When Morgan is hired to kill six people around the world, he soon discovers all the targets are also assassins unknowingly hired to kill each other.


Genre: Thriller, Action

Release Date: May 19

Cast: Leah Gibson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jon Voight, Anthony Konechny, Sebastien Roberts, Bobby Stewart, Anthony Bolognese, Mike Dopud, Bradley Stryker

An ex-military doctor finds herself in a deadly battle for survival when the Irish mafia seize control of the hospital at which she works. When her son is taken hostage, she is forced to rely upon her battle-hardened past and lethal skills after realizing there’s no one left to save the day but her.

Dead Shot

Genre: Action, Thriller

Release Date: May 12 (UK and Ireland)

Cast: Colin Morgan, Aml Ameen, Mark Strong, Felicity Jones, Sophia Brown, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, Will Keen

In the 1970s, a member of the IRA takes over an Active Service Unit in London after his wife is accidentally shot dead in Ireland. The unit’s mission is to cause chaos and destruction, while his personal aim is to hunt down his wife’s killer — an SAS captain, who is also hunting him.

A Brixton Tale

Genre: Drama

Release Date: May 16

Cast: Lily Newmark, Ola Orebiyi, Jaime Winstone, Michael Maloney, Barney Harris, Ania Nova, Lee Nichols Harris, Karen Ascoe, Sophie Ablett

Wealthy YouTuber Leah chooses shy youth Benji as the subject of her Brixton documentary. They fall for each other, but the desire for edgy footage leads them down a violent path.

On Our Way

Genre: Drama

Release Date: May 19

Cast: Micheál Richardson, Jordana Brewster, Ruby Modine, Paul Ben-Victor, Daisy Bevan, Keith Powers, Christopher Paul Richards, James Badge Dale, Sophie Lane Curtis

Up-and-coming Henry struggles to write a debut feature “On Our Way”. Confronted by memories from early childhood and boyhood, he revisits a painful past when both his parents were alive. Henry encounters a gorgeous muse Rosemary, who flirts with no kissing allowed and inspires him to create something meaningful together.

Land of Gold

Genre: Drama

Release Date: May 15 (HBO Max) | May 5 (theater)

Cast: Tina Parker, Iqbal Theba, Darryl Cox, Nardeep Khurmi, Caroline Valencia, Pallavi Sastry, Riti Sachdeva, Dhruv Uday Singh, Karen David

When truck driver Kiran hears pounding on a shipping container and finds a young Mexican-American girl inside, his already tumultuous life takes a drastic turn as he seeks to reunite her family.

Spinning Gold

Genre: Drama, Music

Release Date: May 19 | March 31 (theater)

Cast: Jeremy Jordan, Michelle Monaghan, Jay Pharoah, Lyndsy Fonseca, Dan Fogler, Peyton List, James Wolk, Michael Ian Black, Chris Redd

A biopic of 1970s record producer Neil Bogart, co-founder of Casablanca Records.

Big George Foreman: The Miraculous Story of the Once and Future Heavyweight Champion of the World

Genre: Drama, History

Release Date: May 18 | April 28 (theater)

Cast: Khris Davis, Jasmine Mathews, Sullivan Jones, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., John Magaro, Sonja Sohn, Forest Whitaker, Philip Fornah, Deion Smith

Fueled by an impoverished childhood, George Foreman channeled his anger into becoming an Olympic Gold medalist and World Heavyweight Champion, followed by a near-death experience that took him from the boxing ring to the pulpit. But when he sees his community struggling spiritually and financially, Foreman returns to the ring and makes history by reclaiming his title, becoming the oldest and most improbable World Heavyweight Boxing Champion ever.

The Thief Collector

Genre: Documentary, Crime

Release Date: May 19

Cast: Glenn Howerton, Sarah Minnich, Scott Takeda, Matt Pittenger

In 1985, Willem de Kooning’s “Woman-Ochre,” one of the most valuable paintings of the 20th century, vanished into the Arizona desert after being cut from its frame at the University of Arizona Museum of Art. 32 years later, the $160 million painting was found hanging in the home of Jerry and Rita Alter in rural New Mexico.

Anna Nicole Smith: You Don’t Know Me

Genre: Documentary

Release Date: May 16 (Netflix)

Cast: Anna Nicole Smith

From the heights of her modeling fame to her tragic death, this documentary reveals Anna Nicole Smith through the eyes of the people closest to her.

Nam June Paik: Moon Is The Oldest TV

Genre: Documentary

Release Date: May 16 (PBS) | March 24 (theater)

Cast: Nam June Paik, David Bowie, Yōko Ono, Andy Warhol, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Jonas Mekas, Allen Ginsberg, John Cage, Joseph Beuys

The quixotic journey of Nam June Paik, one of the most famous Asian artists of the 20th century, who revolutionized the use of technology as an artistic canvas and prophesied both the fascist tendencies and intercultural understanding that would arise from the interconnected metaverse of today’s world.

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