The Hint release radar has been busy at work picking out the latest and most notable new releases on streaming platforms. This time a varied selection of movies, TV shows and a documentary has made the cut. You’ll find everything from family dramas and witches to jazz icons and young soldiers. If you don’t know what to watch, take a look at these new recommendations and find your perfect match for the weekend.
All Quiet On The Western Front (2022, IMDb M: 7.9 F: 7.9)
This highly anticipated war movie has been trending since its release a few days ago. All Quiet On The Western Front tells the story of a young German soldier who enlisted in the military only to find the terrifying reality of war to be anything else than what he first imagined it would be. Although difficult to watch, this is a powerful and great new release that may be more relevant than ever. A strong contender for a weekend movie night.
Cici is a fascinating family drama following a family who migrates to the city after a tragic loss. 30 years later, they reunite in their hometown where buried emotions and painful memories still lingers and resurfaces. Thanks to great performances from the cast and a well-written story, Cici will captivate you from the get go. This is a story of emotional domestic violence where mental scars of the past never really healed. A great new release!
If you are looking for a crime-drama fresh off the press, then this is the one for you. The Good Nurse is based on the true story of a caregiver who was the prime suspect for an incredible amount of deaths of hospital patients. When Amy finally finds a friend in her new fellow caregiver, she is unknowingly putting both herself and her children in the hands of a suspected murderer. As a crime-drama, you can expect an intense story followed by great performances from Jessica Chastain and Eddie Redmayne. This new release is one we’ve been longing to watch.
The Bastard Son & The Devil Himself (2022, IMDb M: 6.7 F: 7.9)
The first series on this list is this entertaining, coming of age show from Netflix. The Bastard Son & The Devil Himself is an adventure-drama following the sixteen-year-old illegitimate son of the world's most feared witch. Because of his father, Nathan is monitored at all times for signs that could indicate he would go down the same destructive path. As tension escalates, Nathan discovers who he really is. With a lot of gore and some romance, this new show is truly binge-worthy and one to look out for.
If you haven’t had enough of Halloween yet, Barbarian is one of the latest horror films and the perfect match for you. When a young woman arrives at her AirBnb rental late at night, she discovers that there is already a guest staying there. She is invited in and stays the night even though her instincts tell her otherwise. Soon, she discovers the horrors lurking in the house. Starring notable actors like Justin Long and Bill Skarsgård, this new release is truly scary and will get your heart racing.
Louis Armstrong’s Black & Blues (2022, IMDb M: 7.4 F: 8.3)
Louis Armstrong needs no introduction, he is simply one of the greatest jazz artists and singers the world has ever seen. This documentary follows the life and legacy of Armstrong as one of the first American pop stars and father’s of jazz. His raspy and deep voice is iconic and will most definitely give you a few goosebumps. If you are looking to relax and take a moment to appreciate the wonderful world of jazz, then this new release calls your name.