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What to Watch in Theaters and on VOD This Weekend

Photo of Ryan Lattanzio By Ryan Lattanzio | TOH! July 11, 2014 at 7:23PM

What to see, or not to see? That is the question this weekend, from theaters to VOD and set-top streaming alternatives. Here's what we recommend.
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'Boyhood'
'Boyhood'

What to see, or not to see? That is the question this weekend. From theaters to VOD and set-top streaming alternatives, here's what we recommend.

In Theaters:

Boyhood (limited release)
Dir. Richard Linklater, USA | IFC Films
Cast: Ellar Coltrane, Ethan Hawke, Patricia Arquette
100% Fresh | Our rave review, roundup, interview with Linklater and the actors

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (wide release)
Dir. Matt Reeves, USA | 20th Century Fox
Cast: Jason Clarke, Keri Russell, Gary Oldman, Judy Greer, Andy Serkis
91% Fresh | Our review and interviews with Matt Reeves and Andy Serkis

Land Ho! (limited release)
Dirs. Aaron Katz & Martha Stephens | Sony Pictures Classics
Cast: Paul Eenhoorn, Earl Lynn Nelson
71% Fresh | Our video interview with Eenhoorn and Nelson

New to Streaming:

Snowpiercer (limited release and now on VOD)
Dir. Bong Joon-ho | RADiUS-TWC
Cast: Tilda Swinton, Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Alison Pill, Octavia Spencer
94% Fresh | Our review, premiere coverage and Bong's top ten Criterion faves



My America
(Fandor)
Dir. Hal Hartley helms this provocative series of 21 monologues from American playwrights
AV Club: "Shot in a bare rehearsal room, the project finds Hartley adapting his style-in which the movement of actors is often choreographed around a severe camera angle-to each writer and performer."

This article is related to: Reviews, New On VOD, VOD, VOD/Streaming, Fandor, Snowpiercer, Boyhood, Land Ho!, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes


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