Also starring Kyle MacLachlan, in many ways inspired Twin Peaks' colorful aesthetic, and its setting of a seemingly idyllic small town with horrors bubbling not far under the surface. The biggest of those horrors is violent madman Frank Booth Dennis Hopper , a villain always seen taking hits off of a container of an unidentified gas. The show follows the family through various adventures and schemes, flitting through various genres and story structures. Whatever one thinks of The Last Jedi, it's impossible to deny that the film is worth a Netflix watch at least once, in order to be part of the ongoing cultural conversation surrounding it. New platforms have risen up as Silicon Valley players have bulldozed onto the scene, and the media biz is rebuilding the ways it reaches audiences. While remains far and away the most popular streaming subscription service out there, it's fair to say that their selection of movies isn't quite what it once was.
Michael Keaton stars as the titular ghost, a rather disgusting fellow that's summoned at one's own risk. Leonardo DiCaprio and Matt Damon star as a cop planted within the mob and a criminal planted within the police, respectively. So here are the 30 best shows on Hulu right now, ranked. Along the way, they face down a Soup Nazi, get lost in a parking garage, pretend to be wealthy industrialists and celebrate the made-up holiday Festivus. As that relatively simple explanation of the premise might suggest, Mother! Here are the 25 best films on Netflix that you can watch right now. Note: Numerous Hulu titles drop off the streaming service monthly so the availability of titles below may change. Cape Fear While the original 1962 version of is generally regarded as a classic, director Martin Scorsese's 1991 new to Netflix remake is often considered just as good, if not better.
Ghostbusters Before the name became associated with endlessly divisive reboots, there was director Ivan Reitman's original 1984 hit. Up in the Air is funny and not preachy, but it may tug at your heartstrings a bit. Arrival Director Denis Villeneuve solidified his reputation with , perhaps the most intimate science fiction movie in recent years. Midnight in Paris is a sweet, funny film with a surprisingly nuanced take on nostalgia, as living in the past begins to take a toll on the protagonist. In just its first season, Brooklyn Nine-Nine took home two Golden Globe trophies. Futurama is an inventive comedy, with every episode going in some wild directions, and it has an incredible cast of oddballs to bounce off each other.
From Stephen King's greatest hits, including and , to the kid-friendliest of flicks, like and , Hulu's January movie picks are all over the place—in a good way. Bruce Willis stars as Dr. No Country for Old Men In a career full of acclaimed films, directors Joel and Ethan Coen arguably hit their high point with 2007's now available on Netflix. The company has plans to bring a similar tier to other streaming devices in the near future, a spokesperson confirmed. He meets literary giants like Ernest Hemingway and Gertrude Stein, and falls in love with Adriana Marion Cotillard : one of Pablo Picasso's models. Instead of celebrating his newfound freedom, Max targets his old lawyer Sam Bowden Nick Nolte , who purposefully hid evidence that may have gotten his client a less harsh sentence.
Ben Kingsley and Ralph Fiennes also star. Sometimes, a weekend-long binge-watch is exactly what the doctor ordered. In an age of options, less feels like more. Columbus, Indiana, specifically after his father falls into a coma. Atlanta: Season 2 begins streaming on Hulu Jan. The show finds humor in the apocalypse, following a man named Phil Miller Will Forte , who wanders the ghost town of Tuscon after a viral outbreak destroys civilization. Jessica Lange also stars as Sam's wife Leigh, with Juliette Lewis playing daughter Danielle.
The biggest of those horrors is violent madman Frank Booth Dennis Hopper , a villain always seen taking hits off of a container of an unidentified gas. If there's one thing that unites all the generations, it's a love of Friends — a show that did a killer Thanksgiving episode every year. Speaking of a troubled individual, Charles Bronson not that one was at one time regarded as the most violent prisoner in Britain. Malcolm Crowe, a psychiatrist trying to help troubled young boy Cole Haley Joel Osment , who is burdened with the ability to see and interact with ghosts. Receiving two Golden Globes and two Primetime Emmy Awards, Atlanta's provocative and unprecedented meditation on the toxicity of fame and racial disparity has been acknowledged across the entertainment landscape as unequivocally victorious.
Funny, smart, and often just plain weird, Regular Show is an excellent, character-driven series. Dick, Total Recall tells the story of Douglas Quaid Schwarzenegger , a futuristic construction worker. It also served as the debut of Smith's trademark characters Jay and Silent Bob, played by Jason Mewes and Smith himself. Jin meets Casey Haley Lu Richardson , a young, aspiring architect, who is languishing in Columbus, taking care of her mother. Arrival Director Denis Villeneuve solidified his reputation with , perhaps the most intimate science fiction movie in recent years. However, by the end of the first episode, fans were hooked. Aside from the gas leak year, Community was quicker than nearly every other comedy out there, with jokes flying fast but also taking seasons to reach a punchline.
Hulu also plans to introduce tweaks to its episode detail page that are supposed to make it easier to discover related content, or quickly take actions on an episode. The show envisions a future in which the United States has become a patriarchal theocracy, and most women have lost the ability to bear children. Not every sketch is political, however; sometimes they just freak out about the latest Liam Neeson film. Pan's Labyrinth Director Guillermo del Toro has a resume bursting with terrific films, but 2006's dark fantasy drama is arguably his best work. Silence is a deeply transporting experience fueled by actors Andrew Garfield, Liam Neeson, and Adam Driver.
But the streaming service also has a lot of great movies, too. Abbi is a struggling artist, working at a fitness center while she attempts to get her career off the ground. Original Cape Fear stars Robert Mitchum and Gregory Peck also make cameos. For those wondering, no, the big twist won't be spoiled here, for the small subset of Netflix subscribers who aren't already aware of what it is. Netflix is opting more and more to focus on their own original content, and while much of that content is good, it doesn't do much for those looking to take in a great movie that Netflix didn't produce. Jack Nicholson also commands the screen as brutal crime boss Frank Costello. However, things are not as idyllic as the name would suggest, as women are no longer allowed to have jobs, rights, hold property, or have any sort of agency.