February may be the shortest month of the year, but that doesn’t mean that it’s skimping on premium content. On the contrary, you’ll be quite surprised by the number of movies that have been uploaded by your favourite streaming sites like HBO Max, Amazon, and, of course, Netflix.
This mass of content comes just in time for Valentine’s Day and gives you a variety of options to choose from when it comes to choosing something to watch at home.
1. Shutter Island
If you’re into mind-boggling thrillers that leave you speechless and features everyone’s favourite heartthrob, Leonardo DiCaprio’s, then look no further. Leo playsEdward “Teddy” Daniels, a U.S. Marshal looking into the disappearance of a patient at a psychiatric facility, however, all is not what it seems.
This 2010 film was a huge success and if you’ve ever watched it, you’ll know why. In case you don’t, you may want to pop some popcorn and prepare for one heck of an experience. Now streaming on Netflix.
2. Blade Runner: The Final Cut
This digitally remastered version of the classic film is one of seven alternative versions, but the only version believed to be Ridley Scott’s true vision. In case you don’t know what it’s about, a man needs to kill replicas of himself who stole a ship in space and are on their way to Earth in search of their creator.Blade Runner: The Final Cutis now streaming on Netflix and HBO Max.
3. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
It’s been over 20 years since Mike Myers took on the role of the British spy, Austin Powers. A more cringy version of James Bond, but with a charm that you learn to love, Auston Powers is the perfect movie for those nights when you just want to relax without having to focus too much on what’s in front of you.Austin Powers: International Man of Mysteryis now streaming on HBO Max.
4. The Omen
This film was created and released during the hype of The Exorcist and has become a horror movie marathon essential.
The movie follows the birth of the Antichrist and the people who had the unfortunate pleasure of raising him. It follows the journey of dealing with an unusual, somewhat messed up situation, are you intrigued yet? The Omen is now streaming on Hulu.
5. Coming to America
This light-hearted comedy is as fun as playing the slots Argentina offers and features Eddie Murphy as a young African prince who, as you guessed it, made his way to America. The young prince has to learn how to navigate his way through Queens to meet his soulmate.
Adding to the hilarity is the fact the Eddie Murphy takes on multiple roles. Coming to America is now streaming on Amazon Prime – just in time for the release of Coming 2 America.
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This list is only the beginning, a starting point for your next movie night and a gateway to a world of entertainment that spans over decades.