With so many shows and movies to choose from on Australia’s major streaming services, it can often be difficult to find the best new stuff to keep you entertained every week.
In an effort to make things easier, every Monday we’ll be highlighting the best new movies and shows to watch on Australian streaming platforms, including Netflix, Disney Plus, Binge, Foxtel Now, Stan and Amazon Prime Video.
Below you’ll find a list of this week’s highlights, separated by a streaming service, with new frenzy-worthy shows alongside big-budget movie newcomers – and a few weird entries left of the pitch. , just for some variety.
The big new shows and movies this week are Zack Smyder’s Justice League on Binge and The Falcon and the Winter Soldier on DIsney Plus, however, there is also a nice selection of other shows and movies hitting Australian streaming services. Here are our broadcast choices for the week of March 15 to 21, 2021.
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (TV series – premieres 3/19/2021)
Following the huge success of WandaVision, Marvel’s next big TV series is set to debut on Disney Plus this Friday in the form of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, an action-packed event that sees the former cohorts of Captain America Sam Wilson ( Anthony Mackie) and Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan) continue the fight for good. If only they could stop fighting with each other …
Amazon Prime Video
Sadly, there aren’t any new shows or big movies to tell on Amazon Prime Video this week, but there are some big things to come in the following weeks, so be sure to check back!
Operation Varsity Blues: The College Admissions Scandal (Documentary – available 3/17/2021)
From documentary makers who have exhibited the Fyre Music Festival, this is Operation Varsity Blues: The College Admissions Scandal. It’s an exploration of the scam that has seen wealthy families and celebrities pay to sneak their underachieving children to prestigious universities, which ultimately led to a number of high-profile arrests and convictions.
Binge / Foxtel now
Zack Snyder’s Justice League (Movie – available 3/18/2021)
The wait is almost over – after years of campaigning online by DC fans, Zack Snyder’s original vision for the Justice League movie has finally been released. At four o’clock, you can expect Zack Snyder’s Justice League to redefine epic blockbuster making, with bigger action and expanded character development.
Dirty Dancing (Movie – available 20/3/2021)
Revisit the classic ’80s romance of Dirty Dancing – the movie that saw Frances “Baby” Houseman (Jennifer Gray) spend the summer in Catskills resort, only to fall head over heels in love with the camp’s flexible dance instructor, Johnny (Patrick Swayze). Before looking at it, it helps to remember this very simple rule: no one puts Baby in a corner. Stick to it and we promise you will have the best time of your life.