Here’s what’s new on Video on Demand, Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and other services.
Top streams of the week
Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver star in “Marriage Story” (2019, R), Noah Baumbach’s unflinching drama of a grueling divorce as a professional couple battle for custody of their child. Now streaming on Netflix (it’s also currently playing at the Crest).
“The Last Black Man in San Francisco” (2019, R) is a poetic and personal drama about family, legacy and our connections to our roots in the era of gentrification. It won two awards at the Sundance Film Festival. Streaming on Amazon Prime Video.
Hulu’s new original series “Reprisal” (TV-MA) is a dark modern noir thriller starring Abigail Spencer as a woman out for revenge after her brother and his gearhead gang leave her for dead. All 10 episodes are now streaming on Hulu.
Amazon Prime’s most popular show is back. The third season of the award-winning “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” sends the taboo-breaking comedian (Rachel Brosnahan) out of New York for a national tour. On Amazon Prime Video.
Classic pick: Rod Steiger earned an Oscar nomination for his role in the powerful drama “The Pawnbroker” (1964, not rated). Amazon Prime Video and Hulu.
Cult pick: “Phase IV” (1974, PG) is an unusual and inventive science-fiction thriller that pits scientists against a colony of intelligent ants. Amazon Prime Video and Hulu.
Pay-Per-View / Video on Demand
Hide-and-seek is a killer in the darkly comic thriller “Ready or Not” (2019, R), starring Samara Weaving as a bride marked for sacrifice by her new family. Plus: “The Goldfinch” (2019, R), a sweeping coming-of-age story based on Donna Tartt’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel starring Ansel Elgort, Nicole Kidman and Jeffrey Wright; and “Edie” (2018, not rated), with Sheila Hancock as an 83-year-old mountain climber.
The five-part documentary “The Confession Killer” (2019, not rated) explores the story of serial killer Henry Lee Lucas.
Streaming TV: An ancient virus unleashed by melting ice caps turns humans into vampires in “V Wars: Season 1” (TV-MA), and a nurse practitioner (Alexandra Breckenridge) moves to a small California town in the romantic drama “Virgin River: Season 1.”
“Nobody’s Fool” (1994, R) features Paul Newman in one of his greatest roles as an easygoing screw-up who finally starts to grow up.
The superhero movie gets a blast of adolescent energy in “Shazam!” (2019, PG-13), starring Zachary Levy.
“Diamantino” (Portugal, 2019, not rated, with subtitles), a whimsical comedy about a naive soccer star (Carloto Cotta), took home two awards at the Cannes Film Festival. On Criterion Channel.
“Thor: Ragnarok” (2017, PG-13) gives the Norse God of Thunder (Chris Hemsworth) a sense of humor missing from previous solo films. On Disney+.
“Harley Quinn: Season 1″: DC Universe features the supervillain sidekick (voiced by Kaley Cuoco) in her own adult-audience animated series. New episodes each Friday.
New on disc and at Redbox
“The Goldfinch,” “Ready or Not.”