It’s that time of the week again where you wonder what you should be streaming this weekend. We’ve done all the heavy lifting and have the best selection of new releases for your entertainment pleasure!

  • 300 Rise of an Empire (Movie, 2014) – Based on Frank Miller’s graphic novel Xerxes, and told in the breathtaking visual style of the blockbuster “300,” this new chapter of the epic saga takes the action to a fresh battlefield – on the sea – as Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. Newly released on M-GOAmazon Instant Video, Blockbuster on Demand, Redbox Instant and Vudu.
  • Bad Words (Movie, 2014) – Jason Bateman makes his feature directorial debut with the subversive comedy, Bad Words. Bateman stars as Guy Trilby, a 40-year-old who finds a loophole in the rules of The Golden Quill national spelling bee and decides to cause trouble by hijacking the competition. Newly released on M-GO, Amazon Instant Video, Redbox Instant and Vudu.
  • Winter’s Tale (Movie, 2014) – Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, it is a story of miracles, crossed destinies and the age-old battle between good and evil. Colin Farrell plays a turn-of-the-century Irish thief who encounters a terminally ill heiress while robbing her house. Falling irrevocably in love with her, his only option is to discover a way to stop time and bring her back from death. Newly released on M-GO, Amazon Instant Video, Blockbuster on Demand, Redbox Instant and Vudu.
  • Two Lives (Movie, 2012) – As the European communist bloc is collapsing; Katrine’s quiet life in Norway is interrupted by questions about her early years in East Germany. With the truth about her past catching up with her, Katrine must try to explain the facts to her family. Newly released on Netflix.
  • Tarzan (Movie, 1999) – Reworking the ageless cinematic myth of Tarzan, this animated feature records a family’s adventures after being shipwrecked off the African coast. After growing up in the wild, the lone child in the family is destined to become lord of the jungle. Newly released on Netflix, but also available on M-GO, Amazon Instant Video, Blockbuster on Demand and Vudu.
  • The Warlords (Movie, 2007) – In the midst of the Taiping Rebellion of the 1860s, three men take an oath to become “blood brothers,” pledging loyalty to one another until death, but soon become embroiled in a web of political deceit. Newly released on Netflix, but also available on Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.
  • Two Lovers (Movie, 2009) – Leonard (Joaquin Phoenix), a charismatic but troubled young man, moves back into his childhood home following a recent heartbreak. While recovering, Leonard meets two women in quick succession and is forced to make an impossible decision. Newly released on Hulu Plus, but also available on Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.
  • Take This Waltz (Movie, 2012) – Michelle Williams plays twenty-eight-year-old Margot, happily married to Lou (Seth Rogen), a good-natured cookbook author. But when Margot meets Daniel (Luke Kirby), a handsome artist who lives across the street, their mutual attraction is undeniable. Newly released on Netflix, but also available on Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.
  • The Big Wedding (Movie, 2013) – To the amusement of their adult children and friends, long-divorced couple Don and Ellie Griffin (De Niro and Keaton) are once again forced to play the happy couple for the sake of their adopted son’s wedding. Newly released on Redbox Instant, but also available on M-GO, Netflix, Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.
  • And the Band Played On (Movie, 1993) – A deadly epidemic is spreading around the world. But when it first began, no one paid attention. Matthew Modine stars in this medical thriller as a young doctor tracking the disease halfway around the world and across two continents and whose work is thwarted at every turn by fear, official indifference and bitter medical rivalries. Newly released on HBO GO, but also available on Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.

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