New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Beam 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Home Before Disc

New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Beam 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Home Before Disc

Aug 20, 2013

Check out what's new to rent and own this week on the various streaming services such as cable On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, Vudu, and, of course, Netflix.

Cable On Demand: Same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pretheatrical exclusives for rent, priced from $3-$10, in 24- or 48-hour periods

Epic (animated family adventure; voices of Colin Farrell, Amanda Seyfried; rated PG)

Scary Movie 5 (horror-spoof comedy; Charlie Sheen, Lindsay Lohan, Ashley Tisdale; unrated)

Amour (drama; Jean-Louis Trigtignant, Emmanuelle Riva; PG-13)

Jayne Mansfield's Car (drama; Billy Bob Thornton, Kevin Bacon; pretheatrical release; rated R)

No One Lives (horror; Luke Evans, Adelaide Clemens; rated R)

No Place on Earth (documentary; Chris Nicola, Saul Stermer; rated PG-13)

A Single Shot (thriller; Sam Rockewell, William H. Macy; pretheatrical release; rated R)

The Colony (sci-fi; Laurence Fishburne, Bill Paxton; pretheatrical release available 8/22)

Ain't Them Bodies Saints (drama; Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck; available On Demand and in theaters on 8/23)

The Frozen Ground (thriller based on true story; Nicolas Cage, John Cusack, Vanessa Hudgens; available On Demand and in theaters on 8/23; rated R)

 

Streaming/Digital Download: Rent from $4-$7 or own from $13-$20 (HD may cost more than SD)
 

iTunes

Offers the same new movies as cable On Demand for rent and/or download except for No Place on Earth, The Colony, Ain't Them Bodies Saints and The Frozen Ground. Plus:

Star Trek Into Darkness (sci-fi; Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Benedict Cumberbatch; available now to download to own—not rent—three weeks before disc; rated PG-13)

Boardwalk Empire Season Three (HBO period crime drama; Steve Buscemi, Kelly Macdonald, Michael Shannon, Gretchen Mol; available now to download to own only the same day as disc)

Spartacus: War of the Damned Season Three (Starz action drama; Liam McIntyre, Dustin Clare, Manu Bennett; available now to download to own two weeks before disc)

 

Amazon

Offers the same new movies as cable On Demand for rent and/or download except for The Colony, Ain't Them Bodies Saints and The Frozen Ground. Plus:

Star Trek Into Darkness, Boardwalk Empire Season Three, Spartacus: War of the Damned Season Three

 

Vudu

Offers the same new movies as cable On Demand for rent and/or download except for No Place on Earth, The Colony and Ain't Them Bodies Saints. Plus:

Star Trek Into Darkness, Boardwalk Empire Season Three, Spartacus: War of the Damned Season Three

 

Netflix Watch Instantly: $7.99 per month
 

Dredd (sci-fi action; Karl Urban, Lena Headey, Olivia Thirlby; available 8/23; rated R)

Also available: CSI: NY Season 9 (available 8/22)

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