Are you ready for the weekend? If your plans include some time in front of the TV, be sure to check out this week’s new releases and recommendations for Netflix, Hulu Plus and Amazon Instant Video.

Cinema Paradiso – This Oscar-winning film follows Salvatore, a Sicilian boy who is mesmerized by the movies shown at the local theater – he returns home 30 years later to be overcome with memories of his childhood (1988)

Jellyfish – In this movie, the stories of three disparate women intersect at a Tel Aviv wedding (2007)

Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares (U.K.): Series 3 – Struggling restaurant owners call on abrasive chef Gordon Ramsay bto resuscitate their troubled businesses (2006)

Anna Karenina – Vivian Leigh stars in this vibrant portrayal of Tolstoy’s tale of a woman at the edge of a moral, social, and marital precipice (1948)

BET Comic View – This is a hilarious collection of humor from today’s brightest black comedians in stand-up comedy format.

The Adjustment Bureau – Matt Damon stars this action thriller about a man who decides to fight the powerful Adjustment Bureau, risking his political future to be with the woman he loves (2011)

Unknown – Liam Neeson’s character Dr.Martin Harris wakes from a car accident to find that someone has assumed his identity (2011)

Hall Pass – When two best buddies show signs of restlessness at home, their wives grant them a “hall pass” – a week of freedom to do whatever they want, no questions asked (2011)

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