New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: Roll the Dice with Mark Wahlberg in 'The Gambler' at Home Now

New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: Roll the Dice with Mark Wahlberg in 'The Gambler' at Home Now

Apr 14, 2015

Our resident VOD expert tells you 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

Big Eyes (Tim Burton-directed drama about artist Margaret Keane; Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz, Danny Huston; rated PG-13)

The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (WWII-set horror sequel; Helen McCrory, Jeremy Irvine; rated PG-13)

Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (Unedited) (comedy; Rob Corddry, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke, Adam Scott; unrated)

Far from Men (drama; Viggo Mortensen, Reda Kateb; premieres 4/14 on MOD to coincide with the Tribeca Film Festival; not rated)

Hyena (crime drama; Peter Ferdinando, Stephen Graham; premieres 4/14 on MOD to coincide with the Tribeca Film Festival; not rated)

Misery Loves Comedy (documentary that asks if you have to be miserable to make comedy; Tom Hanks, Jimmy Fallon, Judd Apatow, Amy Schumer, Whoopi Goldberg, Bob Saget, Marc Maron, Jim Gaffigan, Larry David, Andy Richter, Lewis Black, Mike Birbiglia; premieres 4/14 on cable MOD to coincide with the Tribeca Film Festival; not rated)

Alex of Venice (drama; Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Chris Messina, Don Johnson; premieres 4/16 on MOD and in theaters; rated R)

Beyond the Reach (thriller; Michael Douglas, Jeremy Irvine; premieres 4/17 on MOD 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 Beyond the Reach. Plus:

The Wedding Ringer (comedy; Kevin Hart, Josh Gad, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting; available now to download to own—not rent—two weeks before disc; rated R)

The Gambler (drama; Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Jessica Lange, Brie Larson; available now to download to own—not rent—two weeks before disc; rated R)

Cake (drama; Jennifer Aniston, Adriana Barraza, Felicity Huffman, Anna Kendrick; available now to download to own—not rent—one week before disc; rated R)

The Boy Next Door (cougar-in-peril thriller; Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Guzman, John Corbett; available now to download to own—not rent—two weeks before disc; rated R)

The Pyramid (horror; Ashley Hinshaw, Denis O'Hare, James Buckley; theatrical release available 4/17 to download to own only; rated R)

 

Amazon

Offers the same movies as cable Movies On Demand for rent and/or download except for Alex of Venice and Beyond the Reach. Plus:

The Wedding Ringer, The Gambler, Cake, The Boy Next Door, The Pyramid

 

Vudu

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

The Wedding Ringer, The Gambler, Cake, The Boy Next Door, The Pyramid

 

Netflix Watch Instantly: $8.99 per month

New This Week:

The Identical, The Babadook, Goodbye to Language, Kink, Hot Fuzz, They Came Together, Noah

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