New Mystery Series ‘Shelter’ and Season 4 of ‘Solar Opposites’ Now Streaming – Here’s What to Watch This Weekend
Looking for some new shows and movies to indulge in this weekend? Say no more! We’ve got you covered with a fresh batch of streaming recommendations that are sure to keep you entertained. From gripping mysteries to hilarious comedies, there’s something for everyone. So, grab some popcorn, get comfy, and let’s dive into the exciting world of streaming content.
For all the mystery lovers out there, we have an exciting new series called ‘Shelter’ from renowned crime novelist Harlan Coben. Available on Prime Video, this gripping show follows teenager Mickey as he relocates to New Jersey after his father’s sudden demise. Little did he know that he would soon find himself entangled in the mysterious case of a missing student at his new school. As secrets unravel and mysteries deepen, Mickey discovers shocking truths about his quiet suburban community and his own family. With the first three episodes available to binge-watch now, ‘Shelter’ is a must-watch for fans of thrilling mysteries.
If animated comedy is your thing, then get ready for the fourth season of ‘Solar Opposites’ on Hulu. This hilarious show follows the adventures of alien scientist Korvo, voiced by the talented Dan Stevens. Season 4 takes you on a wild ride with a Before Sunrise-style date for Tiffany Haddish’s AI character, AISHA, a universe where everything becomes a stock image, and even a pet dinosaur. With all 11 episodes available to stream now, ‘Solar Opposites’ promises endless laughter and sci-fi fun.
In the mood for movies? Look no further. Paramount Plus brings you the Norwegian dark comedy ‘Sick of Myself.’ The story revolves around Signe, a young woman who becomes envious of her artist boyfriend’s increasing fame. Willing to go to extreme lengths to steal the limelight, she stages a fake allergic reaction during an exhibition opening, setting off a chain of terrifying events. Keep an eye out for an appearance by Anders Danielsen Lie, known for his role in ‘The Worst Person in the World.’
For crime thriller aficionados, ‘To Catch a Killer’ on Hulu is a must-watch. This English-language debut from Argentinian director Damián Szifron features Shailene Woodley as Eleanor, a troubled Baltimore cop who joins forces with the FBI to track down a serial killer. With an all-star cast including Ben Mendelsohn and Ralph Ineson, this intense movie will keep you on the edge of your seat.
Now, let’s talk about bears. If you’re in the US, Netflix has a treat in store for you with the first ‘Paddington’ movie now streaming. Follow the lovable bear, voiced by Ben Whishaw, as he navigates life in London and finds a new home with the Brown family. However, things take a thrilling turn when a taxidermist played by Nicole Kidman sets her sights on capturing Paddington. With a star-studded cast including Sally Hawkins, Hugh Bonneville, Julie Walters, and Peter Capaldi, this heartwarming film is perfect for the whole family.
Finally, for our UK readers, Netflix has something unique in store with ‘Cocaine Bear.’ Loosely based on true events, this movie tells the story of a cocaine shipment that accidentally falls into a Georgia national park and ends up being ingested by a black bear. Kerri Russell, Alden Ehrenreich, Ray Liotta, and Margo Martindale deliver stellar performances in this madcap adventure.
Last but not least, we have the highly-anticipated third and final season of ‘Derry Girls’ streaming on Netflix in the UK. Inspired by showrunner Lisa McGee’s own adolescence, this hilarious show follows a group of teenagers living in the Northern Irish town of Derry during the Troubles in the mid-’90s. Season 3 takes you on a rollercoaster ride of GCSE results, Fatboy Slim, a ’70s flashback episode, and a shocking twist that will leave you speechless.
If none of these recommendations tickle your fancy, don’t fret! There’s a vast world of streaming options waiting for you. Explore each platform’s back catalog and discover hidden gems that suit your taste. Whether you’re into crime dramas, comedies, or heartwarming family films, there’s something out there for everyone.
So, grab your remote and get ready for a weekend full of entertainment. Happy streaming!