New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Scare Up 'The Conjuring' and 'Monsters University' at Home Before Disc

New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Scare Up 'The Conjuring' and 'Monsters University' at Home Before Disc

Oct 08, 2013

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

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

After Earth (M. Night Shyamalan-directed sci-fi nepotism; Will Smith, Jaden Smith; rated PG-13)

The Hangover Part III (comedy adventure; Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms, John Goodman; rated R)

The Purge (home-invasion horror; Ethan Hawke, Lena Headey; rated R)

Sunlight Jr. (drama; Naomi Watts, Matt Dillon, Norman Reedus; available now before theatrical release)

Curse of Chucky (horror; Brad Dourif, Fiona Dourif; unrated)

Stuck in Love (comedy; Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Connelly, Kristen Bell; rated R)

Cottage Country (comedy; Malin Akerman, Tyler Labine; premieres 10/11 on On Demand and in theaters)

Escape from Tomorrow (fantasy, Roy Abramsohn, Elena Schuber; premieres 10/11 before theatrical release)

Forgetting the Girl (thriller; Christopher Denham, Lindsay Beamish; premieres 10/11 on On Demand and in theaters; not rated)

Ghost Team One (horror; Carlos Santos, J.R. Villarreal; premieres 10/11 on On Demand and in theaters; rated R)

 

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

iTunes

Offers the same movies as cable Movies On Demand for rent and/or download except for Cottage Country and Ghost Team One. Plus:

The Conjuring (horror; Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Lili Taylor; available now to download to own—not rent—two weeks before disc; rated R)

Monsters University (animated; voices of Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Helen Mirren; available now to download to own—not rent—three weeks before disc; rated G)

R.I.P.D. (sci-fi fantasy; Jeff Bridges, Ryan Reynolds, Kevin Bacon, Mary-Louise Parker; available now to download to own—not rent—three weeks before disc; rated PG-13)

The Way Way Back (comedy; Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Allison Janney; available now to download to own—not rent—two weeks before disc; rated PG-13)

 

Amazon

Offers the same movies as cable Movies On Demand for rent and/or download except for Cottage Country and Ghost Team One. Plus:

The Conjuring, R.I.P.D. and The Way Way Back

 

Vudu

Offers the same movies as cable Movies On Demand for rent and/or download except for Forgetting the Girl. Plus:

The Conjuring, Monsters University, R.I.P.D. (in 2D and 3D) and The Way Way Back

 

Netflix Watch Instantly: $7.99 per month
 

Grease (musical that's "got groove, it's got meaning;" John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John; rated PG)

Fargo (crime drama; William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi; rated R)

As Good As It Gets (comedy; Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear; rated PG-13)

Paranormal Activity 4 (horror; Katie Featherston, Kathryn Newton, Stephen Dunham, Matt Shively; available 10/11; unrated)

Also available: Bones: Season Eight, The Following: Season One, Arrow: Season One (available 10/9)

 

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