One Thing to Watch This Weekend - 'Many Saints of Newark' & More

What's on this weekend? It's a big question, but we've got you covered. Here are the one things you should watch from each major streaming service.

Matt Lissauer

By Matt Lissauer

One Thing to Watch - "The Many Saints of Newark"

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Big movies are playing at theaters, and at home, too. This weekend, after a trip to the cineplex, keep the film love going at home as well: you can choose from a gangster origin story, a frantic 911 call, a road trip from hell, or you can pop on a classic to prepare for some big theatrical releases. Here are the new movies you should watch from each streaming service. Happy streaming!

  • The Many Saints of Newark (HBO Max)

    Alessandro Nivola in "The Many Saints of Newark."

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    Wake up this morning and pop on this origin tale flashing back to how Tony Soprano gets made. Taking place in the late '60s, "The Many Saints of Newark" focuses on young Soprano (Michael Gandolfini) and his mentorship with uncle Dickie Moltisanti (Alessandro Nivola). Fans of "The Sopranos" will enjoy seeing younger versions of classic characters. This includes Silvio Dante (John Magaro), Paulie Walnuts (Billy Magnussen), and Pussy Bonpensiero (Samson Moeakiola). Not to mention wonderful takes on Livia and Junior from Vera Farmiga and Corey Stoll. There are also fun easter eggs to spot for the eagle-eyed viewer. After the movie, why not stick around for a full "Sopranos" binge on the platform?

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The Many Saints of Newark

R

Crime Drama

October 1, 2021

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  • The Guilty (Netflix)

    Jake Gyllenhaal in "The Guilty."

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    LAPD detective Joe Baylor (Jake Gyllenhaal) is now working the phones at the 911 call center. But this will not be a typical night. Antoine Fuqua helms this crime thriller, a remake of a Danish thriller from 2018. That movie was Denmark's submission for Best Foreign Language Film. This remake might not reach the emotional heights of the original, but Gyllenhaal and Fuqua will still take you on quite a ride.

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The Guilty (2021)

R

Crime Drama

September 24, 2021

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  • The Addams Family 2 (PVOD)

    A scene from "The Addams Family 2."

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    The creepy and kooky Addams family are back after their successful box office run in 2019. This time parents Gomez and Morticia pack up the car for a wacky road trip across the USA. The movie might not have the same charm as the original, but there's still enough for kids to enjoy. Doubly so as they get set for Halloween at the end of the month.

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The Addams Family 2

Animated

October 1, 2021

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  • Black as Night (Amazon)

    Asjha Cooper, Mason Beauchamp, and Fabrizio Guido in "Black as Night."

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    Welcome to the Blumhouse! The horror production house and Amazon have teamed up for another scary October. "Black as Night" takes you to the bloodsucking streets of New Orleans. There, a teen girl (Asjha Cooper) finds confidence as she hunts vampires across the Big Easy. The fright fest debuts with the equally creepy "Bingo Hell." Two more Blumhouse productions will drop next week, "Madres" and "The Manor."

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Black as Night

Horror

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  • Skyfall (Hulu)

    Daniel Craig in "Skyfall."

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    With "No Time to Die" hitting theaters next week, there's no time better than now to prepare for Daniel Craig's last adventure as Bond. Hulu has what's arguably the best of the Craig era, "Skyfall." And for those itching for more Bond, we've got you covered. Check out our James Bond Experience. You'll find games, exclusive videos, and other fun 007 lists and galleries.

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Skyfall

PG-13

Action

November 9, 2012

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  • Captain America: Civil War (Disney+)

    Scarlett Johansson in "Captain America: Civil War."

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    No spoilers, but "Black Widow" is coming back to Disney+ next Wednesday at no extra cost for subscribers. For those that haven't taken in the Marvel adventure, you can get reacquainted with Scarlett Johansson's super agent with the film that sets everything up for her solo outing, "Captain America: Civil War."

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Captain America: Civil War

PG-13

Action

May 6, 2016

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Matt Lissauer

Matt Lissauer is a writer & data manager for Noovie. When he is not busy writing listicles, Matt is enjoying life in New Jersey with his lovely wife and three kids.

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