Top 5 Films To Watch This Week

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Here’s our pick of the top 5 films to watch this week, from the comfort of your home or immersed on the big screen. We’ve narrowed it down so you can spend less time scrolling and more time watching.

Longlegs - Available in Cinemas

"Longlegs" is a chilling horror-thriller directed by Osgood Perkins. The film follows FBI Agent Lee Harker, as she is assigned to an unsolved case involving an elusive serial killer. As Harker navigates the complex twists and turns of the investigation, she uncovers evidence of the occult and a shocking personal connection to the ruthless killer. With time running out, she must stop him before he claims the lives more. Perkins masterfully blends suspense and supernatural elements, creating a gripping narrative that keeps viewers on the edge of their seats.

1h 41m | Horror/Mystery | 15

Available in Cinemas

The Iron Claw - Stream on Amazon Prime

"The Iron Claw" is a gripping drama directed by Sean Durkin that delves into the tumultuous world of professional wrestling. The film chronicles the rise and fall of the Von Erich family, capturing the intense physicality, personal sacrifices, and emotional toll that fame and family legacy impose. Starring Zac Efron, Jeremy Allen White, and Lily James, it’s a powerful exploration of ambition and resilience.

2h 12m | Sport/Drama | 15

Watch now on Amazon Prime Video

Boyhood - Stream on Netflix

"Boyhood," directed by Richard Linklater, is an extraordinary film that captures the essence of growing up over a 12-year span. This groundbreaking project follows the life of Mason, portrayed by Ellar Coltrane, from childhood to adolescence. Linklater’s innovative approach, combined with the authentic performances of Patricia Arquette and Ethan Hawke, makes "Boyhood" a deeply moving and uniquely immersive experience.

2h 43m | Drama/Coming-of-age story | 15

Watch now on Netflix

The Batman - Stream on Amazon Prime

"The Batman," directed by Matt Reeves, is a dark and gritty reboot of the iconic superhero franchise. Starring Robert Pattinson, the film explores Bruce Wayne’s early years as the Dark Knight. With a focus on detective work and psychological depth, Reeves delivers a compelling and atmospheric take on Gotham’s vigilante, backed by a stellar supporting cast including Zoë Kravitz and Paul Dano.

2h 56m | Action/Crime | 15

Watch now on Amazon Prime Video

Brats - Stream on Disney +

"Brats" is a nostalgic and introspective documentary directed by Andrew McCarthy. The film centers on the impact of the "Brat Pack," a group of young actors who starred in iconic 1980s films like "The Breakfast Club" and "Pretty in Pink." Through interviews with key members such as Emilio Estevez, Ally Sheedy, and Demi Moore, McCarthy explores the profound influence these films had on their lives and careers. This documentary offers a compelling look at the joys and challenges of being part of a cultural phenomenon.

1h 32m | Documentary

Watch now on Disney +