Mads Mikkelsen, the world’s dreamiest Dane, joined the cast of the upcoming Indiana Jones sequel alongside Fleabag phenom Phoebe Waller-Bridge earlier this week. The first trailer for Fast and Furious 9, the new installment in the venerable Fast and Furious franchise, appeared out of nowhere before soaring into the stratosphere and into our hearts. In advance of Mugen Train’s debut, Funimation revealed that Demon Slayer will get three new special episodes recapping the season. Oh, and did you know that Polygon has a new podcast? That’s right, we did!
There are a lot of new movies available to watch and rent at home this week. In Ilya Naishuller’s latest action crime thriller Nobody, Bob Odenkirk does his best Bryan Mills/John Wick impression, and Netflix releases yet another cool looking feature in the form of New Gods: In addition to Nezha Reborn’s continuing push to go all-in on animation, director Travis Stevens’ horror comedy Jakob’s Wife riffs on Santa Clarita Diet, and Garrett Bradley’s 2020 documentary Time is free to watch. Here are the movies streaming on VOD this weekend to help you keep up with what’s fresh and available.
Two armed burglars break into the house one night. His adolescent son (Gage Munroe) confronts one, and he restrains himself from whacking the other’s head with a golf club. The crooks get away with it. Hutch was a master of restraint. He decided to de-escalate the situation. He preferred peace to war. Like an absolute complete utter wimp, he did the smart, fair thing. His wife now has 18 inches of pillows stacked between them in bed.