Top 5 Films To Watch This Week

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Here’s our pick of the 5 best films to watch this week, either streaming 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.

Inside Out 2 - Available in Cinemas

"Inside Out 2" continues the emotional journey within Riley's mind, bringing back beloved characters Joy, Sadness, and the rest of the emotions. Directed by Pete Docter and produced by Pixar, this sequel delves deeper into Riley's adolescence, exploring new emotions and challenges as she navigates the complexities of growing up. The film promises to deliver the same heartwarming story and stunning animation that captivated audiences in the original. With its engaging plot and lovable characters, "Inside Out 2" is a must-watch for fans of the original and new viewers alike.

1h 36m | Animation/Comedy | U

Available in Cinemas

Nope - Stream on Netflix

Directed by Jordan Peele, "Nope" is a sci-fi horror film that masterfully blends mystery and suspense. Starring Daniel Kaluuya and Keke Palmer, the story follows residents of a remote town who witness a series of mysterious and otherworldly phenomena. As they investigate these strange occurrences, they uncover a chilling and unexpected reality. Peele's unique vision and knack for creating tension and thought-provoking narratives make "Nope" a gripping and unsettling watch. The film's blend of social commentary and horror cements Peele's reputation as a master of modern horror.

2h 10m | Horror/Sci-fi | 15

Watch now on Netflix

An American Werewolf in London - Stream on Amazon Prime

This classic horror-comedy, directed by John Landis, follows two American backpackers, David and Jack, who are attacked by a werewolf while traveling in England. David survives the attack but soon realizes he is cursed to become a werewolf at the next full moon. Combining humor, horror, and groundbreaking special effects, "An American Werewolf in London" is renowned for its iconic transformation scenes and its ability to balance laughs and scares. It's a must-see for fans of horror and dark comedy, offering a unique and entertaining twist on the werewolf genre.

1h 37m | Horror/Comedy | 18

Watch now on Amazon Prime Video

Children of Men - Stream on Amazon Prime

Directed by Alfonso Cuarón, "Children of Men" is a dystopian thriller set in a bleak future where humanity faces extinction due to global infertility. Starring Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, and Michael Caine, the film follows a disillusioned bureaucrat named Theo, who is tasked with protecting a miraculously pregnant woman, the first in 18 years. As they journey through a war-torn Britain to find sanctuary, they face numerous obstacles and dangers. With its intense storytelling, powerful themes, and innovative cinematography, "Children of Men" remains a compelling and thought-provoking film, exploring themes of hope and resilience in the face of despair.

1h 49m | Thriller/Action | 15

Watch now on Amazon Prime Video

The Black Phone - Stream on Netflix

Directed by Scott Derrickson, "The Black Phone" is a chilling horror film based on a short story by Joe Hill. Starring Ethan Hawke, the film centers on a young boy named Finney who is abducted by a sadistic killer known as The Grabber. Trapped in a soundproof basement, Finney discovers an old phone that allows him to communicate with the killer's previous victims, who offer him advice on how to escape. With its eerie atmosphere, gripping plot, and standout performances, particularly by Hawke, "The Black Phone" is a standout in modern horror, offering a tense and terrifying experience for viewers.

1h 42m | Horror/Mystery | 15

Watch now on Netflix