God’s Favorite Idiot

A  tech-support employee (Ben Falcone) suddenly finds himself an unwitting messenger of God, and charged with rallying his co-workers in an attempt to save mankind. But first he must ask out his co-worker Amily (Melissa McCarthy, his real life wife).  Not all critics are on board with the broad workplace comedy, but the Guardian’s Lucy Mangan raves about McCarthy and her “divine gift for lifting the spirits.”

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May 30, 2023
  Season 3
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The absurd and funny cult sketch series created by SNL alum Tim Robinson returns for a third season. In this installment, Robinson’s esoteric sketches will feature comedy heavy-hitters like Fred Armisen, Will Forte, and Ayo Edebiri. 
May 29, 2023
  Season 1
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A recently deceased young woman tries to solve her own murder in this supernatural crime series from the UK. Fans love its clever twists and turns and applaud the lead performance from Danish up-and-comer Clara Rugaard. 
May 29, 2023
  Season 1
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Best friends create rival surf brands in 1970s Australia and find that greed and ambition aren’t relegated to dry land. The sun-drenched period drama originally aired in its home country in 2022 and will now air in the US on the CW.
May 29, 2023
  Season 1
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A three-night documentary portrait of one of the US’s most influential and complicated presidents, from his fight with polio to his leadership during the great depression and World War II. Produced by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin and Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper, it will air on  …
May 29, 2023
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An American intelligence specialist faces a long prison sentence for releasing information about Russian interference in the 2016 election. Based on a true, recent, story, and starring Sydney Sweeney, the film has received acclaim for its nail-biting, thrilling style and smart use of its short run t  …
May 26, 2023
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A young woman in an industrial Russian town is trapped from all sides by the domineering men in her life. A dark and complex slice-of-life film, critics praise its raw, captivating performances and exploration of family trauma. It premiered in 2021 and is now available to stream on MUBI. 
May 26, 2023
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An exploration of the six-decade-long career of a comedy pioneer, a TV star, and a trailblazing woman in entertainment. With access to Moore’s vast archive, HBOMax presents a documentary that intertwines her professional accomplishments with a personal look behind the work. 
May 26, 2023
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Julia Louis Dreyfus plays a novelist who overhears what her husband (Tobias Menzies) truly thinks of her latest work, and has to rebuild her ego in the wake. The highly-praised comedy-drama from Nicole Holofcener (Can You Ever Forgive Me?) tilts more towards buoyant smirk-inducing comedy, but goes d  …
May 26, 2023
Available in Theatres
Based on actual events, a group of boys at an exclusive summer camp in the Mexico undergo moral, religious, and physical training when they discover a break in the fence surrounding their remote world, and a suddenly contagious hysteria takes over.  Described as “profoundly disturbing,” the horror m  …
May 26, 2023
  Season 2
Available on: Starz
A worthy, updated successor to Living Single — from the same creator, Yvette Lee Bowser — Run the World follows four successful independent women in Harlem navigating envious careers, hot (and not so hot) dates, the inevitable disappointments, and the friendships that help them bounce back.  It so  …
May 25, 2023
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A four-part series about the legacy Hollywood studio, from silent films to 21st-century blockbusters, and all the creative moving and shaking it takes to make them happen. Narrated by Morgan Freeman, the miniseries features over sixty interviews with key players throughout the studio’s 100-year hist  …
May 23, 2023
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A renowned hitman takes on members of a shadowy underworld, the target on his own back ever-increasing. The fourth installment of the Keanu Reeves franchise that fans love for its consistent delivery of stuffed-to-the-gills, entertaining action comes to VOD. 



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