New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Watch 'Olympus Has Fallen,' 'Epic' and 'Lovelace' Before Disc

New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Watch 'Olympus Has Fallen,' 'Epic' and 'Lovelace' Before Disc

Aug 06, 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

Oblivion (sci-fi; Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Olga Kurylenko; rated PG-13)

The Place Beyond the Pines (drama; Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Eva Mendes, Dane DeHaan; rated R)

Mud (drama; Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon; rated PG-13)

Lovelace (drama; Amanda Seyfried, Peter Skarsgaard; premieres 8/9 the same day as in theaters; rated R)

The Sapphires (comedy; Chris O'Dowd, Jessica Mauboy; rated PG-13)

West of Memphis (documentary about the Memphis Three; rated R)

Prince Avalanche (comedy; Paul Rudd, Emile Hirsch; premieres 8/9 the same day as in theaters; rated R)

 

Streaming/Digital Download: Rent from $4-$7 or own from $15-$20 (HD may cost more than SD)
 

iTunes

Offers the same new movies as cable On Demand for rent and/or download except for Lovelace and Prince Avalanche. Plus:

Epic (animated family adventure; voices of Colin Farrell, Josh Hutcherson, Amanda Seyfried; available now to download to own—not rent—two weeks before disc; rated PG)

Scary Movie 5 (comedy; Ashley Tisdale, Simon Rex, Charlie Sheen, Lindsay Lohan; available now to download to own—not rent—two weeks before disc; rated PG-13)

Olympus Has Fallen (action; Gerard Butler, Morgan Freeman, Aaron Eckhart, Dylan McDermott; available to download to own—not rent—one week before disc; rated R)

 

Amazon

Offers the same new movies as cable On Demand for rent and/or download except for Lovelace and Prince Avalanche.

 

Vudu

Offers the same new movies as cable On Demand for rent and/or download except for Prince Avalanche. Plus:

Epic, Olympus Has Fallen, Scary Movie 5

 

Netflix Watch Instantly: $7.99 per month
 

Arbitrage (drama; Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Tim Roth; rated R)

Plus: Fringe: Season Five, Alphas: Season Two, Breaking Bad: Season Five

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