The best shows and movies to watch in February on Amazon, Netflix, Hulu and more
February is fun because so many movies and shows are either really romantic or really overcompensating. Amazon Prime Video has two new rom-coms this month, plus a new season of the famously charming The Marvelous Mrs. Maiselbut Netflix has Chainsaw Massacre. Happy Valentine day! Want more scares? Zoë Kravitz stars in a new HBO Max thriller, Kimi, about a woman who believes she has found evidence of a murder, and Gugu Mbatha-Raw stars in a new HBO Max thriller series about a woman who moves into a spooky new house. Plus, Hulu has the tense new survival thriller No Exitand while Pam and Tommy is not a horror series, what happened to Pamela Anderson is certainly horrible.
Need good news? The proud family is back for a revival on Disney+, and sweet magnolias returns for season 2 on Netflix. And if romance is your speed, TV Guide has also rounded up all the romance movies you can stream this month. Below, we’ve rounded up the best shows and movies to stream in February on Amazon Prime Video, Disney+, HBO Max, Hulu, and Netflix.
The best shows on Amazon Prime Video in February
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel finally booked their next gig. More than two years after its third season, the Emmy-winning series returns for Season 4 on February 18 on Prime Video. New episodes will be released two at a time every Friday. If you’re impatient, the streamer also serves up a quick marathon when the first season of To reach falls all at once on February 4. Head here for TV Guide’s review of the new series, which finally gets the Jack Reacher muscles.
Here’s our full list of picks for TV shows on Amazon Prime Video.
The best movies on Amazon Prime Video in February
Prime is feeling the love this Valentine’s Day season. The month begins on February 4 with book of love, a romantic comedy starring Sam Claflin as a sultry English writer and Verónica Echegui as a translator who makes her book a hit in Mexico by turning it into an erotic novel. But the real highlight comes when a Charlie Day-Jenny Slate (!!) romantic comedy comes out on February 11. The film, I want you to come backstars Day and Slate as strangers who bond after being recently dumped, then team up to win back their exes by destroying their relationships.
Here’s our full list of movie picks on Amazon Prime Video.
If you want to sort through the list of new releases yourself, here’s a list of everything new to Amazon Prime in February.
The best shows on Disney+ in February
Time to dust off your shiny old lime green boombox and turn up the volume one of tv’s best theme songs from the early 2000s (by Solange with Destiny’s Child! We don’t have theme songs like that anymore). The proud family is back for a revival, The proud family: stronger and prouder, which pushes the action back to the present day – so Penny is still a teenager in this one, but now she has a smartphone. The series begins on February 23. What’s more, Boba Fett’s Book ends its first season on February 9.
Here’s our full list of picks for TV shows on Disney+.
The best movies on Disney+ in February
No, there are no new Marvel movies coming to Disney+ in February, although you can check out new specials on the making of Hawk Eye February 9 and Eternals February 16. (Both documentaries are part of the Marvel Studios: Assembled series.) But Disney+ is adding some fun new additions to its library this month, like never been kissed February 4 and free guy February 23.
Here’s our full list of movie picks on Disney+.
If you want to sort through the list of new releases yourself, here’s everything new on Disney+ in February.
The best shows on HBO Max in February
Tim Surette of TV Guide described Raised by wolves like “artistic bouillabaisse…in which androids dressed in skin-tight garbage bags raise children (but kill most of them)”, and if that doesn’t make you want to watch weird stuff, I don’t know what it does. Aaron Guzikowski and Ridley Scott’s sci-fi extravaganza returns to HBO Max for Season 2, which premieres February 3. On February 10, Gugu Mbatha-Raw obtains Hitchcockian in The girl beforea four-part thriller about a woman who moves into a mysterious, minimalist home with secrets to hide, and celebrities test their relationships on Steph Curry’s game show About last night.
Here’s our full list of picks for TV shows on HBO Max.
The best movies on HBO Max in February
Finally, Zoë Kravitz gets hers The woman at the windowlike a thriller. In Kimi, a new film from Steven Soderbergh premiering Feb. 10, Kravitz plays an agoraphobic (but still super-chic) techie who stumbles upon evidence of what she believes to be a violent murder while reviewing a data stream. There’s also a new documentary about the Carole King and James Taylor concert, just call my namereleased February 10. And on February 23, HBO and HBO Max will premiere the new documentary Frederick Douglass: In Five Discourseswith performances of some of Douglass’ most pivotal speeches by Nicole Beharie, Colman Domingo, Jonathan Majors, Denzel Whitaker and Jeffrey Wright.
Here’s our full list of movie picks on HBO Max.
If you want to sort through the list of new releases yourself, here’s everything new on HBO Max in February.
The best shows on Hulu in February
Punxsutawney Phil predicted six more weeks of winter on Groundhog Day, but Hulu also posted Pam and Tommy Groundhog Day, so overall I’d say it was kind of a wash. The offbeat new series, which looks back on the frantic events surrounding the 1995 leak of the Pamela Anderson (Lily James) and Tommy Lee (Sebastian Stan) sex tape, is sure to keep you entertained during those long, cold winter days. Check out the TV Guide review. Another original series from Hulu, doll facereturns for Season 2 on February 11. Plus, you can expect new episodes of Snowfall starting February 24, one day after Season 5 premieres on FX.
Here’s our full list of picks for shows on Hulu.
The best films on Hulu in February
Forget romantic comedies; this month’s biggest new movie on Hulu is super tense. No Exit, a new survival thriller premiering February 25, follows a woman (Havana Rose Liu) who becomes trapped with a group of people at a remote rest stop during a blizzard. When she finds an abducted child in a van outside, it becomes apparent that she is stuck with a kidnapper. For a different kind of nightmare, Guillermo del Toro alley of nightmareswith Bradley Cooper, has been on Hulu since February 1.
Here’s our full list of movie picks on Hulu.
If you want to sort through the list of new releases yourself, here’s everything new on Hulu in February.
The best shows on Netflix in February
In 2022, Netflix is owned by Julia Garner. After owning the first half of the last season of ozark in January, she is back on February 11 in Invent Anna, the new series from Shonda Rhimes about the fake heiress who ripped off New York socialites. As Anna Delvey, Garner gives us the gift of an accent that will have everyone Googling, “Does Anna Delvey really talk like that?” Netflix also offers the partly improvised comedy Murderville February 3 and sweet magnolias Season 2 February 4, But Before You Think They’re Up To All The Right Things, Fasten Your Seatbelt: The Long-Awaited Vikings Spin-Off, Vikings: Walhallapremieres February 25.
Here’s our full list of picks for shows on Netflix.
The best movies on Netflix in February
The Kanye West documentary you’ve been waiting for is coming to Netflix this month. The film in three parts jeen-yuhs: a Kanye trilogywhich traces Ye’s career and life over two decades, begins airing weekly on February 16. It’s hard to think of a more fascinating documentary subject, and reviews for part 1, which premiered at Sundance, makes this one as watchable as expected. For something completely different, watch the teens get hacked in the new Chainsaw Massacre February 18. And while you watch the new releases, save time for the best movies coming out of Netflix this month. Don’t miss Good time and The edge of seventeen before they leave.
Here’s our full list of movie picks on Netflix, along with our picks for the best movies leaving Netflix this month.
If you want to sort through the list of new releases yourself, here’s a list of everything new on Netflix in February.
The best romantic movies to stream in February
If you’re in the mood for romance this Valentine’s Day, don’t let all those Texas Chainsaw Massacres get you down. TV Guide has put together several lists of the top, most popular romance movies and where to stream them. Whether you’re looking for the best romantic comedies to stream right now, the best romantic dramas to stream, the best romantic movies on Netflix specifically, or a comprehensive list of the best Valentine’s Day movies to watch, it’s all here. All you need is the box of chocolates.
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