A list of titles available for home viewing and streaming this week.
Here’s what’s new for home viewing on Video-on-Demand, Netflix, Amazon Prime and other services.
Top streams for the week
Claire Foy returns as Queen Elizabeth in the second season of “The Crown,” the impressive historical series from Oscar-nominated writer Peter Morgan. This season takes Elizabeth and Philip (Matt Smith) through the socially turbulent ’60s; 10 episodes now streaming on Netflix.
Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are back in the second season of the globe-trotting gearhead series “The Grand Tour.” New episodes arrive every Friday on Amazon Prime.
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” (2017, PG-13) sends Marvel’s intergalactic team of misfit heroes on a colorful odyssey to the center of the universe with video-game battles and hyperspace jumps. It’s now on Netflix.
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TV is overwhelmed with superhero shows, but “Legion” offers a unique take on the genre with a schizophrenic mutant hero (Dan Stevens). The first season is now on Hulu.
Pay-Per-View / Video-On-Demand
The Minions are back in “Despicable Me 3”(2017, PG), where reformed villain Gru (voice of Steve Carell) meets his long-lost twin brother, Dru.
Also new: thriller “American Assassin” (2017, R), starring Dylan O’Brien and Michael Keaton, and award-winning indie drama “Gook” (2017, not rated).
Steven Spielberg brings the beloved boy adventurer of Hergé’s graphic novels to the big screen in the animated “The Adventures of Tintin” (2011, PG).
Tim Allen, Vincent D’Onofrio and Jessica Alba have an “El Camino Christmas” (2017, not rated) in the Netflix original comedy.
The concert special “Barbra: The Music … The Mem’ries … The Magic!” (2017, not rated) presents Streisand live in Miami.
Stand-up comedy: “Craig Ferguson: Tickle Fight.”
Amazon Prime Video
“Holiday Inn” (1942), a musical for all seasons starring Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire as buddies and romantic rivals, introduced the classic holiday song “White Christmas.”
Streaming TV: “Class” from BBC is a “Doctor Who” spinoff about time-traveling students.
Amazon Prime and Hulu
Michael Cera and Jonah Hill star in the raunchy high-school comedy “Superbad” (2007, R).
The modernist architecture of Columbus, Indiana, is the star of indie drama “Columbus” (2017, not rated).
The romantic caper classic “The Thomas Crown Affair” (1968, R) stars Steve McQueen and Faye Dunaway.
Streaming TV: Jeffrey Donovan’s psychic con man is back in “Shut Eye: Season 2.”
Mark Wahlberg and Kurt Russell star in “Deepwater Horizon” (2016, PG-13).
True stories: “The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee” (2017, not rated) profiles the esteemed editor of The Washington Post.
New on disc this week
“Despicable Me,” “American Assassin,” “Better Watch Out,” “Gook,” “Twin Peaks: A Limited Event Series.”
Now available at Redbox
“Logan Lucky,” “American Assassin,” “Better Watch Out,” “Ingrid Goes West,” “Pitch Perfect.”